South DakotaCoyotesSDAK
3-5, 1-2 Conf
Southern UtahThunderbirdsSUU
4-4, 3-0 Conf

S. Utah 31, South Dakota 13

CEDAR CITY, Utah -- Brad Sorensen threw for 230 yards and a touchdown as well as ran for a score to lead Southern Utah to a 31-13 win over South Dakota on Saturday.

Sorensen's big plays came in the second quarter when he threw a short scoring pass to Abbel Aiono with about six and a half minutes left and then ran in for a touchdown with 23 seconds to go. The Thunderbirds (4-4, 3-0 Great West) led 24-13 at halftime.

Dante Warren led the Coyotes (3-5, 1-2 Great West) by throwing 19 for 32 for 217 yards and a touchdown. Kevin Robb kicked a pair of field goals, including one from 49 yards.

Southern Utah's Austin Minefee led the game in rushing with 137 yards, including a short touchdown dash midway through the third quarter that marked the game's only scoring in the second half.


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

2015 Big Sky Conference Standings

Southern Utah7-18-4
Portland State6-29-3
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