North Dakota State blanks Lehigh

North Dakota State 24, Lehigh 0


FARGO, N.D. — Brock Jensen accounted for three touchdowns and Sam Ojuri rushed for 136 yards to lead North Dakota State to a 24-0 victory Saturday over Lehigh in a Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinal.

The No. 2 seed Bison (12-1) will play host to third-seeded Georgia Southern next weekend.

Jensen scored on a pair of 1-yard sneaks, the last of which capped a 16-play, 80-yard drive to give the Bison a 24-0 lead with 7:23 left. He found Warren Holloway for a 38-yard score in the second quarter.

Chris Lum completed 25 of 52 passes for 288 yards and two interceptions for the Mountain Hawks (11-2).



In Huntsville, Texas, Richard Sincere rushed for 160 yards and two touchdowns on 11 carries as Sam Houston State piled up 428 rushing yards in beating Montana State in a Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinal game.

The top-seeded Bearkats (13-0) will host play host to Montana in the semifinals either next Friday or Saturday.

Sincere caught two passes for 43 yards and a touchdown, while Torrance Williams rushed for 99 yards and a touchdown on five carries for Sam Houston State.

Brian Bell rushed for 63 yards and a touchdown on four carries for Sam Houston State, and threw for 73 yards and another score.

DeNarius McGhee was 21 of 36 for 272 yards and a TD and Elvis Akpla caught six passes for 100 yards for Montana State (10-3).




In Birmingham, Ala., Jacarde Carter returned a fumble 66 yards for a touchdown early in the fourth quarter to give Grambling State a win over Alabama A&M in the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship.


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