CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Austin Johnson kicked a 24-yard field goal with 59 seconds to play and Southern Illinois rallied to beat Northern Iowa 34-31 on Saturday.
The Salukis (4-3, 3-1 MVC) trailed 21-6 in the second quarter when Kenn Boatright blocked a UNI punt and recovered it in the end zone for a touchdown. The Panthers (1-5, 0-3) were driving for a touchdown late in the half when SIU's Bryan Presume picked up the ball at the goal line and ran 100 yards for a touchdown. A 2-point conversion tied it at 21.
David Johnson ran for 118 yards and two touchdowns for the Panthers. Faulkner ran for a 49-yard touchdown for SIU.
Ezekiel Elliott run for 5 yds for a TD
Greyson Lambert pass complete to Malcolm Mitchell for 34 yds to the GTech 36 for a 1ST down
Ian Frye 42 yd FG GOOD
J.T. Barrett run for 25 yds to the Mich 44 for a 1ST down
Matt Johns run for 15 yds to the VTech 33 for a 1ST down
Tyler Rouse run for 1 yd for a TD (Tommy Sweeney KICK)
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