Two incomplete passes have Lehigh with another third down. This time with 10 yards to go.
Lee Kurfis with a nice 24 yard pass on the third down play.
After a short 1 yard run by Fitz, Lum throws to long and we have 3rd & 9 from the Lehigh 38.
After a nice catch by the Leigh tight end, Fitz with a15 yard run. The Mountain Hawks are out to their own 37.
The play does stand. Lehigh's ball at their own 12. We have 3:54 left in the opening qtr.
The prior fumble is under video review. I really couldn't tell from my press box seat on this one. It seemed like McNorton was still moving forward and believe the play will stand as called.
McNorton with five on a run on the next play but fumbles on the very next play. Lehigh takes over at the 12.
NDSU faces a 3rd & 6 after a four yard run by Ojuri and an incomplete, tipped pass by Jensen.
Halloway with a nice catch on the sidelines to get the Bison first down to the Lehigh 19.
Jensen gets a pitch pass to McNorton for the first down to the 37 of Lehigh.
Middle linebacker for Lehigh Billy Boyko is injured on the next play and appears as if he can't put any weigh on his left leg. McNorton got 3 on the prior play.
Sam Ojuri with a big run on the first play after the turnover on downs. NDSU out to the Lehigh 48.
Lum throws it incomplete as he got pressured.
Lehigh is going for it from their own 27.
The Mountain Hawks don't get it as Lum's pass is too high. NDSU takes over at their own 27.
Lehigh calls a timeout before this 3rd down play. We are currently at the 7:42 mark of the opening qtr with no score as of yet.
Lehigh, however, has a 3rd and 7 from the NDSU 26 now after a short Fitz run and an overthrow by Lum.
Matt Fitz gets a Lehigh first down to the NDSU 29.
The very next play Warren Halloway catches a Jensen pass but he fumbles and Lehigh takes over a the NDSU 45.
Lum has the Mountain Hawks still moving as they are at the NDSU 41 now with a 2nd & 6.
Daniel Eaves picks off a tipped pass from Lum. NDSU ball at their own 38.
We ahve 9:27 left in the 1st qtr.
A 32 yard pass to Jake Drwal and another to him of seven has has Lehigh moving now. Currently at midfield.
Lum throws two incompletions and Lehigh will have to punt.
The punt is great as McNorton failed to field it and also NDSU was offsides.
Lehigh will keep the ball with that foul to give Lehigh new life on this drive at their own 11.
Lum gets the Mountain Hawks out to the 6 with a QB keeper to give a little breathing room.