North Dakota StateBisonNDSU
2-2, 0-1 Conf
Youngstown StatePenguinsYSU
2-2, 1-1 Conf

Youngstown St. 32, N. Dakota St. 24

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Kamryn Keys rushed for 146 yards and a touchdown to lead Youngstown State to a 32-24 win over North Dakota State on Saturday.

Jabari Scott added 120 yards on the ground for a Youngstown State rushing attack that netted 340 yards. Brandon Summers was 7-of-12 passing for 101 yards and two touchdowns.

The Penguins (2-2, 1-1) cruised out to a 23-3 lead deep into the third quarter on a 12-yard touchdown pass from Summers to Ferlando Williams. But North Dakota State responded with an efficient eight-play, 80-yard drive that ended with an 18-yard touchdown catch by Jerimiah Wurzbacher. The Bison (2-2,0-1) then recovered a fumble deep in Youngstown State territory and followed with a touchdown to bring the score to 23-17.

But Youngstown State never let go of the lead.

Tyler Roehl ran for 104 yards and two touchdowns for the Bison, while Nick Mertens was a proficient 23-of-38 passing with one touchdown.


2015 Missouri Valley Football Conference Standings

North Dakota State7-113-2
Illinois State7-110-2
Northern Iowa5-39-4
South Dakota State5-38-4
Western Illinois5-37-6
Indiana State3-55-6
South Dakota3-55-6
Youngstown State3-55-6
Southern Illinois2-63-8
Missouri State0-81-10