Scores

Final

Montana 38

(4-0, 3-0 home)

3:07 PM ET, September 27, 2008

Washington Grizzly, Missoula, MT

1 2 3 4 T
CEN 7 17 0 1135
MONT 7 14 7 1038

Top Performers

Passing: C. Bergquist (MONT) - 377 YDS, 3 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: C. Reynolds (MONT) - 16 CAR, 87 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: M. Mariani (MONT) - 6 REC, 161 YDS, 2 TD

Montana 38, Cent. Washington 35

Associated Press

MISSOULA, Mont. -- Freshman Brody McKnight kicked a 42-yard field goal with one second remaining Saturday to lift Montana to a 38-35 victory over Division II Central Washington.

Montana (4-0), ranked fourth in the Sports Network poll, won its 25th consecutive regular season game despite five turnovers.

Cole Bergquist passed for 377 yards and three touchdowns for Montana, including scoring passes of 64 and 42 yards to Marc Mariani.

Mike Reilly passed for 280 yards and three touchdowns for Central Washington (4-1), ranked ninth in the American Football Coaches Association poll.

The Grizzlies built a 35-24 lead after two consecutive rushing touchdowns by Chase Reynolds, the last with 7:24 remaining.

Reilly answered with a 56-yard touchdown pass to Johnny Spevak with 3:54 remaining. After recovering an onside kick, the Wildcats tied the score at 35 on a 44-yard field goal by Garrett Rolsma with 2:47 remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CEN
MONT
1st Downs1327
Total Yards315531
Passing280377
Rushing35154
Penalties10-689-92
3rd Down Conversions4-115-11
4th Down Conversions1-22-3
Turnovers15
Possession23:4736:13

Passing Leaders

Central WashingtonC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Reilly21/352808.030
MontanaC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Bergquist25/3437711.131

Rushing Leaders

Central WashingtonCARYDSAVGTDLG
Hasty9252.806
Bighill166.006
MontanaCARYDSAVGTDLG
Reynolds16875.4212
Schulte33210.7020

Receiving Leaders

Central WashingtonRECYDSAVGTDLG
Spevak713619.4156
Bronson23417.0117
MontanaRECYDSAVGTDLG
Mariani616126.8264
Ferriter913314.8023

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERCENMONT
CENTD10:44Ryan Dyer 32 Yd Pass From Mike Reilly (Garrett Rolsma Kick) 70
TD05:44Dan Beaudin 2 Yd Pass From Cole Bergquist (Brody Mcknight Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERCENMONT
CENTD14:52Buddy Wood 20 Yd Fumble Return (Garrett Rolsma Kick) 147
CENTD08:50Jared Bronson 17 Yd Pass From Mike Reilly (Garrett Rolsma Kick) 217
TD06:49Marc Mariani 64 Yd Pass From Cole Bergquist (Brody Mcknight Kick) 2114
TD02:47Marc Mariani 42 Yd Pass From Cole Bergquist (Brody Mcknight Kick) 2121
CENFG00:00Garrett Rolsma 23 Yd 2421
THIRD QUARTERCENMONT
TD03:05Chase Reynolds 12 Yd Run (Brody Mcknight Kick) 2428
FOURTH QUARTERCENMONT
TD07:30Chase Reynolds 3 Yd Run (Brody Mcknight Kick) 2435
CENTD03:54Johnny Spevak 56 Yd Pass From Mike Reilly (Mike Reilly Pass To Jared Bronson For Two-Point Conversion) 3235
CENFG02:47Garrett Rolsma 44 Yd 3535
FG00:01Brody Mcknight 42 Yd 3538