Chadron State 45, Western State 7
Chadron State’s defense scored two touchdowns on interception returns before Western State earned a first down and the Eagles’ offense compiled over 350 total yards en route to their 45-7 victory Saturday at Elliott Field.
With the win, Chadron State improves to 3-1 on the season and 2-0 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. Western State falls to 0-4.
Free safety Trelan Taylor put the Eagles up early during Western State’s second possession when he picked off Brian Duboski’s pass and went into the end zone untouched along the far sideline on a 38-yard return.
Two plays later, cornerback Lane Haller intercepted Kyle Motal’s pass in the middle of the field and he cruised safe and sound for 37 yards into the end zone to give Chadron State a 14-0 lead.