Missouri St. beats South Dakota St. 35-21

Ashton Glaser threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another in

Missouri State’s 35-21 victory against South Dakota State

Saturday.

In his first start of the season, Glaser rushed 69 yards for a

touchdown in the fourth and threw for a total of 126 yards. Ryan

Heaston and Mikael Cooper-Falls ran for over 100 yards each as

Missouri State amassed 352 yards rushing compared to the

Jackrabbits 142 yards. Two touchdowns by Cooper-Falls helped set up

a 20-0 lead at halftime for the Bears (2-6, 2-2 MVC).

Austin Sumner threw a touchdown pass midway through the third to

put up the first points of the game for South Dakota State (4-4,

1-3). The Jackrabbits picked up two more touchdowns in the fourth,

cutting the lead to just six points with eight minutes left to

play. Glaser’s rushing touchdown and a two-point conversion ended

South Dakota State’s efforts to come back.