RENSSELAER, Ind. -- Billy VandeMerkt logged 404 yards passing and four touchdown passes, leading St. Joseph's to a 34-31 victory over Valparaiso on Saturday.
St. Joseph's (1-0) edged Valparaiso (0-2) with late-game scoring for the second consecutive year in the 66th contest between the two teams.
St. Joseph's Gavin Voss converted a field goal with less than five minutes left in the game to break a tie and cap a 16-point quarter for the Pumas.
VandeMerkt helped spark the fourth-quarter offense, completing two of his four touchdown passes early in the quarter. A 76-yard touchdown pass to Alphonso Hines gave the Pumas a 31-23 lead.
Hoffman had 291 yards passing and three touchdowns to lead the Crusaders.
Anthone Taylor run for 2 yds for a TD
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Iowa's Jordan Canzeri takes the handoff to the left and goes 29 yards untouched into the end zone, giving the Hawkeyes a two score lead.
Blake Frohnapfel pass intercepted Andrews Dadeboe return for 22 yds to the UMass 19
In an offensive shootout, Houston defeats Navy 52-31 to clinch the Western division and host the American Conference title game.
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