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NCAA DIVISION I FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP - SECOND ROUND
South Dakota StateJackrabbitsSDSU
9-4, 6-2 Conf
3
Final
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NDSU0210728
28
North Dakota StateBisonNDSU
11-1, 7-1 Conf

N. Dakota St. 28, S. Dakota State 3

FARGO, N.D. -- Brock Jensen passed for two touchdowns and ran for another Saturday to help North Dakota State defeat South Dakota State 28-3 in the second round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.

The Bison (11-1) shut down SDSU's vaunted ground game, holding the leading rusher in FCS, Zach Zenner, to 46 yards on 15 carries.

The Jackrabbits (9-4) scored first on a 26-yard field goal by Justin Syrovatka late in the first quarter. The Bison responded with a six-play, 75-yard drive capped by a 12-yard touchdown pass from Jensen to Garrett Bruhn.

Jensen added a 2-yard touchdown run in the second quarter and a 10-yard scoring toss to Bruhn in the fourth.

NDSU's John Crockett rushed for 90 yards on 11 carries.

The Bison advanced to the quarterfinals against Wofford.

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2015 Missouri Valley Football Conference Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
North Dakota State7-113-2
Illinois State7-110-2
Northern Iowa5-39-4
South Dakota State5-38-4
Western Illinois5-37-6
Indiana State3-55-6
South Dakota3-55-6
Youngstown State3-55-6
Southern Illinois2-63-8
Missouri State0-81-10