PORTLAND, Ore. -- Dominic Gunn helped Northern Colorado rally from an 18-point third-quarter deficit with an 83-yard punt return for a touchdown and a 29-yard pass reception for a 32-28 victory over Portland State on Saturday.
Portland State (3-6, 2-4 Big Sky) had a 28-10 lead midway through the third quarter. Gunn's long punt return came with 6:36 left in the third, and quarterback Seth Lobato slipped in for a 1-yard scoring run with 36 seconds left in the third.
Lobato and Gunn capped a 6-play, 57-yard drive for Northern Colorado (3-6, 2-4) with their go-ahead scoring pass with 7:26 left in the game.
Lobato completed 26 of 42 passes for 316 yards and a pair of TDs. Portland State's Kieran McDonagh was 17 of 31 for 153 yards and a TD.
Emilio Nadelman 41 yd FG GOOD
Justin Holman pass intercepted Ronnie Hoggins return for no gain to the UCF 47
Quinton Flowers pass complete to Sean Price for 26 yds for a TD
UCF Knight and USF Bull enjoy Thanksgiving dinner
UCF Knight dressed in pilgrim outfit
Quinton Flowers run for 5 yds for a TD