FARGO, N.D. -- D.J. McNorton rushed for 146 yards and two touchdowns Saturday as North Dakota State rallied for a 27-15 victory over Indiana State.
The Bison (5-3, 2/3 Missouri Valley) trailed 12-0 before McNorton scored on a 3-yard with 35 seconds left in the first half. McNorton, who also led the team with 86 yards on three receptions, added another 3-yard scoring run in the fourth quarter.
Daniel Eaves put North Dakota ahead for the first time with a 53-yard interception return in the third quarter, and Derrick Lang added a 1-yard TD run.
Ronnie Fouch completed 25 of 47 passes for 330 yards and a touchdown for Indiana State (4-3, 2-2). Justin Hilton had nine catches for 96 yards, including a 13-yard touchdown with 3:02 left in the first half that put the Sycamores up 12-0.