The Terriers start this drive with a false start and just a two yard option pitch and an incomplete long pass on 2nd down. They will have 3rd and 13 and the UNI crowd is getting into now.
Rennie picks up a first down on the first play of a 10 yard gain.
Rennie is hit on the third play and fumbles the ball after being hit from behind. Wofford recovers and have it 1st & 10 a tthe UNI 44.
Wofford goes three and out and are forced to punt on 4th and 4. And they are forced to use a timeout as the play clock ran down too far.
The punt sends the Panthers back to their own 41.
Wofford goes no where on the first play and that is the end of the 1st qtr. They will face a 2nd & 10 from their own 10 as we start the 2nd qtr.
The third down pass goes incomplete. UNI to punt.
Wofford fair catches the punt at their own 10. We have 0:26 left with a same 7-7 score.
Rennie with an incomplete pass to Herring and to Johnson (who was wide open) and UNI faces a 3rd & 10 from the Terrier 49.
David Johnson gets his first two carries for the Panthers and gets nine yards. UNI faces a 3rd & 1 from midfield.
Rennie keeps it for the Panther first down a the Wofford 49.
Anderson gets a short run and longer pass to give UNI a first down at their own 41.
Carlos Anderson returns the kickoff out to the UNI 29 and that's where the Panthers will start their next drive.
Again it is tied 7-7 with 3:24 left in the 1st qtr.
Eric Breitenstein rumbles up the middle for the Terriers first score on the next play.
We are tied 7-7 with 3:30 left in the opening qtr.
QB Mitch Allen converts the 3rd down and now are 1st & goal at the UNI 3.
Wofford continues to drive. They are inside the Panther 20 but face a 3rd and 4 now.
The winner of this game will be going to Montana as the Grizzlies blew out Central Arkansas 41-14 in a game Montana led 31-0 at the half.
The triple option is working well for Wofford thus far. THey are out to their own 41.
Wofford starts their first drive from their own 19.
Rennie finds Herring again from 22 yards out for the games first touchdown. PAT is good.
UNI 7 Wofford 0 12:09 left in the 1st qtr.
Carlos Anderson with big 20 yard run on the game's opening play. Rennie had a nice pass to Jarred Herring to get into Terrier territory at their 38.
Wofford won the toss and defered to the second half. UNI will receive the opening kickoff.
Well, I am 4-0 thus far so I am off to a good start after the 1st round. We shall see next week if my 2nd round is as good.
Central Arkansas will advance to play #4 seeded Montana in Missoula next week. The Bears get their first DI playoff victory so they can celebrate for one night before preparing for the Grizzlies.