N. Dakota St. 14, Wofford 7
Sam Ojuri and Zach Vraa scored touchdowns, and North Dakota
State rode its top-rated defense to a 14-7 victory over Wofford on
Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Football Championship
The Bison (12-1) forced two turnovers, blocked a field goal and
did not allow an offensive touchdown. They advanced to the
semifinals against Georgia Southern.
Wofford’s best shot at a tying touchdown ended on downs at the
NDSU 6 with less than 4 minutes left.
Wofford (9-4) scored on a 35-yard interception by Blake Wylie in
the second quarter. Standout Terriers fullback Kyle Breitenstein,
the No. 2 rusher in FCS, ran for 135 yards. Wofford attempted only
Cole Jirek and Andre Martin Jr. recovered fumbles and Anthony
LaVoy blocked a field goal for NDSU.