SPRINGFIELD, Mo.--Missouri State quarterback Kierra Harris threw three touchdowns in the first half and added a 20-yard touchdown run in the third quarter to lead the Bears to a 31-12 win against South Dakota Saturday at Plaster Field.
South Dakota (2-4, 0-2 MVFC) opens the second half of its season against Missouri State (3-3, 0-2) at 2 p.m. Saturday at newly renovated Plaster Stadium in Springfield, Mo. It is the second week in a row that the Coyotes have been featured in the MVFC Game of the Week. The last two meetings between the programs have been decided by a field goal.
VERMILLION, S.D.--Northern Iowa quarterbacks Sawyer Kollmorgen and Brion Carnes both threw touchdown passes in leading the 21st-ranked Panthers to a 27-16 win against South Dakota in front of a sellout Dakota Days crowd of 10,219 Saturday in the DakotaDome.
South Dakota (2-2, 0-0 MVFC) opens conference play on the road against 16th-ranked Southern Illinois (4-1, 1-0 MVFC) at 6 p.m. Saturday at Saluki Stadium in Carbondale, Ill. The Coyotes are going after their second win against a ranked foe after topping No. 23 Northern Arizona last time out.
South Dakota (1-1) looks to get even against Montana (1-1) in the finale of a three-game series at 8 p.m. (CDT) tonight from Washington-Grizzly Stadium in Missoula, Mont. It is the first match against an FCS opponent for both teams. Click the headline for lots more on tonight's contest.