Scores

Final

W Illinois 28

(4-1, 2-0 MVFC)

North Dakota St 16

(3-2, 0-2 MVFC)

2:00 PM ET, October 2, 2010

Fargodome, Fargo, ND

1 2 3 4 T
WIU 7 14 7 028
NDSU 3 3 10 016

Top Performers

Passing: M. Barr (WIU) - 175 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: C. Ray (WIU) - 19 CAR, 119 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: W. Holloway (NDSU) - 7 REC, 184 YDS

W. Illinois 28, N. Dakota St. 16

Associated Press

FARGO, N.D. -- Caulton Ray rushed for 106 yards and a touchdown and Matt Barr threw two TD passes to Lito Senatus as Western Illinois defeated North Dakota State 28-16 Saturday.

Bryce Flowers added 82 rushing yards and a score for the Leathernecks (4-1, 2-0 Missouri Valley), who won their third straight.

Brock Jensen passed for 239 yards and scored on a 1-yard run for the Bison (3-2, 0-2). Ryan Jastram kicked three field goals.

Barr connected with Senatus for a 6-yard TD pass in the first quarter for the game's first points and found him again with a 1-yard scoring pass in the third for a 28-13 lead.

Ray and Flowers both scored in the second quarter, and Western Illinois took a 21-6 lead into halftime.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WIU
NDSU
1st Downs2114
Total Yards398403
Passing175239
Rushing223164
Penalties6-448-50
3rd Down Conversions7-133-13
4th Down Conversions0-02-4
Turnovers01
Possession32:5927:01

Passing Leaders

Western IllinoisC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Barr17/241757.320
North Dakota StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Jensen12/272398.900

Rushing Leaders

Western IllinoisCARYDSAVGTDLG
Ray191196.3136
Flowers15825.5118
North Dakota StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
McNorton161046.5040
Jensen13695.3142

Receiving Leaders

Western IllinoisRECYDSAVGTDLG
Crump57515.0039
Senatus5459.0222
North Dakota StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Holloway718426.3047
Vandal12424.0024

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERWIUNDSU
TD09:37Lito Senatus 6 Yd Pass From Matt Barr (Charlie Jouett Kick) 70
FG05:10Ryan Jastram 21 Yd 73
SECOND QUARTERWIUNDSU
TD13:45Caulton Ray 1 Yd Run (Charlie Jouett Kick) 143
TD06:50Bryce Flowers 18 Yd Run (Charlie Jouett Kick) 213
FG00:00Ryan Jastram 47 Yd 216
THIRD QUARTERWIUNDSU
TD09:04Brock Jensen 1 Yd Run (Ryan Jastram Kick) 2113
TD04:10Lito Senatus 1 Yd Pass From Matt Barr (Charlie Jouett Kick) 2813
FG01:10Ryan Jastram 40 Yd 2816