Scores

Final

North Dakota 22

(1-2, 0-2 away)

Fresno State 27

(1-2, 1-0 home)

10:00 PM ET, September 17, 2011

Bulldog Stadium (CA), Fresno, CA

1 2 3 4 T
UND 9 0 13 022
FRES 14 7 0 627

Top Performers

Passing: D. Carr (SOU) - 235 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: J. Miller (UND) - 21 CAR, 145 YDS, 3 TD

Receiving: J. Saunders (SOU) - 3 REC, 154 YDS, 2 TD

Fresno St. 27, North Dakota 22

Associated Press

FRESNO, Calif. -- Derek Carr passed for 235 yards and two touchdowns, both to Jalen Saunders, as Fresno State held off North Dakota 27-22 on Saturday night.

Robbie Rouse added 110 rushing yards and two touchdowns for Fresno State (1-2), including a 1-yarder for the go-ahead score.

Jake Miller rushed for 145 yards and three touchdowns for North Dakota (1-2). The Fighting Sioux had a chance to take the lead before its final drive stalled near midfield.

The Bulldogs improved to 9-0 against FCS opponents under coach Pat Hill, who's in his 15th season.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UND
FRES
1st Downs1713
Total Yards323319
Passing107235
Rushing21684
Penalties4-225-50
3rd Down Conversions7-165-12
4th Down Conversions0-00-0
Turnovers00
Possession32:2227:38

Passing Leaders

North DakotaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Bradley12/251074.300
Fresno StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Carr11/1723513.820

Rushing Leaders

North DakotaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Miller211456.9370
Sutton8708.8033
Fresno StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Rouse271104.1218
Wylie242.0011

Receiving Leaders

North DakotaRECYDSAVGTDLG
McGill5316.2011
Hardin12525.0025
Fresno StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Saunders315451.3286
Evans3258.3013

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERUNDFRES
TD14:45Jalen Saunders 86 Yd Pass From Derek Carr (Kevin Goessling Kick) 07
TD05:39Jalen Saunders 52 Yd Pass From Derek Carr (Kevin Goessling Kick) 014
TD05:16Jake Miller 70 Yd Run (Pat Blocked) 614
FG00:46Zeb Miller 49 Yd 914
SECOND QUARTERUNDFRES
TD05:29Robbie Rouse 2 Yd Run (Kevin Goessling Kick) 921
THIRD QUARTERUNDFRES
TD13:16Jake Miller 5 Yd Run (Zeb Miller Kick) 1621
TD00:09Jake Miller 1 Yd Run (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2221
FOURTH QUARTERUNDFRES
TD09:14Robbie Rouse 1 Yd Run (Two-Point Conversion Failed) 2227