SHSU is getting their chances with great field position
1st & 10 at the NDSU 5. Ojuri runs up the middle for a gain of 2.
2nd & 8 at the NDSU 7. Jensen tries to go deep to Smith but it too far.
3rd & 8 at the NDSU 7. Jensen is nearly sacked but makes a good move to escape to basically throw the ball away.
NDSU to punt. Another bad kick of just 38 yards.
Huge sack for the Bison. Not sure on the SHSU call for Sincere to go back and pass nearly in scoring range.
three penalties on SHSU have been killing their drives
1st & 10 at the NDSU 36. Chance Nelson with the catch for gain of nine.
2nd & 1 at the NDSU 27. Flanders with a huge run but was aided by a SHSU holding call.
2nd & 5 at the NDSU 31. Sincere back to pass and is sacked by Kyle Emanual for a nine yard loss.
3rd & 15 at the NDSU 40. Pass incomplete on a close call of pass interfence or not.
Sam Houston will punt and is downed at the NDSU 5.
first sack of the day
1st & 10 at the SHSU 32. Flanders on a huge catch to the NDSU 36. NDSU left him wide open up the middle.
1st & 10 at the SHSU 20. Sincere keeps on the wild kat for a nine yard gain.
2nd & 1 at the SHSU 29. Bell keeps and gets the first down for a gain of 3.
teams seem kind of tight... punt crazy
The NDSU punt goes into the endzone for a touchback. SHSU will have it 1st & 10 at their on 20.
1st & 10 at the NDSU 44. Crockett up the middle for a 5 yard run.
2nd & 5 at the NDSU 49. Crockett again but gets just one.
3rd & 4 at midfield. Jensen can't hit Smith and NDSU will have to punt.
1st & 10 at the NDSU 29. Crockett on a swing pass for five.
2nd & 5 at the NDSU 34. Jensen on the keeper for a gain of 2.
3rd & 3 at the NDSU 36. Jensen hits TE Kevin Vaadeland for a 8 yard gain and a 1st down.
Huge points for the Bearkats there. Needed to get on the score there.
The SHSU kickoff is returned by Smith out to the NDSU 29.
2nd & 9 at the NDSU 20. Chris Grett was coming in a qb before the 1st qtr. This play is a Wild Bearkat with Sincer keeping it for no gain.
3rd & 9 at the NDSU 20. Bell is back in but throws it too long to Sincere.
Big FG attempt by Antonio of 38 yards and it is good.
SHSU ties the game at 3-3 with 14:18 left in the 2nd qtr.
1st & 10 at the NDSU 21. Flanders gets one but the biggest concern is Brian Bell.
He cam off limping after that last play. He got hit pretty hard on the prior play by Andre Martin from NDSU on the first down gain.
This is the end of the 1st qtr with NDSU leading 3-0.
1st & 10 at the NDSU 36. Flanders slips through for a six yard gain.
2nd & 4 at the NDSU 30. Bell keeps on the option play and gets nothing.
3rd & 4 at the NDSU 30. Bell keeps it and gets the first down and a gain of 9.
1st & 10 at the NDSU 49. Bell's pass is overthrown.
2nd & 10 at the NDSU 49. Sincere on the wildkat keeper for 4.
3rd & 10 at the NDSU 45. Bell back to pass but is pressed. He scrambles for a nine yard gain and a Bearkat 1st down.
1st & 10 at the SHSU 25. Sincere is wide open and get a pass for 26 yards.
NDSU's kickoff is fielded by Diller and he gets out to the Bearkat 25.
Huge overturn on the video replay. After looking at it a couple of times, it was the correct call.
So both teams have had a drive deep into their opponet's territory only to end in a field goal attempt.
Sam Houston missed theirs and North Dakota State made theirs.
I think each team will need to get into the end zone to win this one.