Illinois State routs Indiana State 55-14

Marshaun Coprich ran for 137 yards and three touchdowns as

Illinois State routed Indiana State 55-14 on Saturday.

Illinois State (3-4, 2-2 Missouri Valley) scored on each of its

first six drives, taking a 38-0 lead after a 4-yard touchdown run

by Coprich in the second quarter. Coprich also ran for a 1-yard

score on the Redbirds’ first drive of the game and a 72-yard

touchdown in the fourth quarter.

Illinois State extended its lead to 45-0 with a 100-yard kickoff

return for a touchdown by Josh Burch on the opening kickoff of the

second half.

Blake Winkler tossed two touchdown passes for the Redbirds,

including a 50-yarder to Anthony Warrum. Warrum finished with three

receptions for 145 yards.

Robert Tonyan Jr. went just 8-for-22 for 69 yards passing for

Indiana State (1-6, 0-3) as the Sycamores managed just 174 total