VERMILLION, S.D. -- South Dakota scored four touchdowns on the ground, including a pair by quarterback Josh Vander Maten, and defeated Colgate 31-21 on Saturday for its first win of the season.
Vander Maten gained 73 yards on 14 carries, and completed 12 of 15 passes for 102 yards.
After Colgate (0-2) pulled within 24-21 on a 13-yard run by Gavin McCarney with 45 seconds left in the third, South Dakota (1-1) pulled away again in the fourth on a 5-yard run by Marcus Sims with 9:31 left.
Sims rushed for 127 yards. Colgate's Jordan McCord rushed for 125 yards and McCarney had 108.
Patrick Towles pass complete to Dorian Baker for 53 yds to the Lvile 14 for a 1ST down
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Matt Johns pass complete to Keeon Johnson for 12 yds to the Virg 35 for a 1ST down
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Paxton Lynch tied the FBS record with seven touchdown passes in a half, and Memphis set single-season records for yards and points in a 63-0 win over SMU on Saturday.
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