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Eastern WashingtonEaglesEWU
4-5, 3-3 Conf
31
Final
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EWU70141031
UNCO3301016
16
Northern ColoradoBearsUNCO
1-8, 1-5 Conf

E. Washington 31, N. Colorado 16

GREELEY, Colo. -- Matt Nichols connected with Aaron Boyce for two touchdowns to lead Eastern Washington to a 31-16 win Saturday over Northern Colorado.

Northern Colorado (1-8, 1-5 Big Sky) trailed 7-6 at halftime after Michael York scored a pair of field goals for the Bears. But Taiwan Jones opened the second half by returning a kickoff 93 yards for Eastern Washington (4-5, 3-3) for a touchdown. Eastern Washington led 21-6 after Nichols' second TD pass to Boyce four minutes later.

Nichols was 19-for-26 in passing for 243 yards.

Northern Colorado's only touchdown came on a 15-yard pass from Bryan Waggener to Ryan Chesla with 10 minutes left in the fourth quarter.

Waggener was 28-for-47 passing for 341 yards, with one interception.

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2015 Big Sky Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
Southern Utah7-18-4
Portland State6-29-3
Montana6-28-5
North Dakota5-37-4
Northern Arizona5-37-4
Eastern Washington5-36-5
Weber State5-36-5
Northern Colorado3-56-5
Montana State3-55-6
Cal Poly3-54-7
UC Davis2-62-9
Idaho State1-72-9
Sacramento State1-72-9