Nebraska-Kearney scored 44 points in the second half to beat a former teammate. Nebraska-Omaha loses to one of it’s longtime rivals on the road and ranked teams Chadron State and Wayne State are upset.
LaRon Council ran for three touchdowns to lead Northwest Missouri State to a 37-27 win over the UNO football team on Saturday afternoon at Bearcat Stadium. The Mavericks had nearly 400 yards of total offense but had two blocked kicks and two more botched PATs.
Colorado State University-Pueblo used long pass plays to score 21 unanswered points in the second half and its defense intercepted two deflected passes in the fourth quarter as No. 15 Chadron State lost 28-17.
The UNK football team overcame a slow start to score 44 unanswered points in a 44-6 win at Adams State Saturday afternoon in Alamosa, Colo. UNK has now won the last five in this series by a combined score of 226-65.
#7 Minnesota State outlasted #20 Wayne State 37-34 in double overtime Saturday evening in Northern Sun Conference football played in Mankato, Minnesota.