« Continue Browsing

e-mail article Print     e-mail article E-mail

Forum staff reports, Published September 20 2009

NDSU football: NDSU 59, Wagner College 28

NDSU 59, Wagner 28

Wagner 0 14 0 14– 28

NDSU 7 28 10 14– 59

First quarter

NDSU: D.J. McNorton 15 pass from Nick Mertens (Shawn Bibeau kick), 7:39.

Drive: 90 yards, 7 plays, 2:52.

Key play: Pat Paschall gains 15 yards on second play to the Wagner 32.

NDSU 7, WC 0

Second quarter

WC: Lon Woods 21 pass from Nick Doscher (David Lopez kick), 13:18.

Drive: 65 yards, 3 plays, 1:55.

Key play: Wagner defensive end Quintin Anderson intercepts Mertens swing pass and returns it 53 yards, but personal foul penalty brings it back to the 35.

NDSU 7, WC 7

NDSU: Pat Paschall 1 run (Bibeau kick), 11:34.

Drive: 26 yards, 4 plays, 1:44.

Key play: Shamen Washington returns kickoff 70 yards to the 26.

NDSU 14, WC 7

WC: Dominique Williams 12 run (Lopez kick), 5:59.

Drive: 74 yards, 9 plays, 5:35.

Key play: Quarterback Nick Doscher hits Morgan Mizell for 32 yards to the Bison 42.

NDSU 14, WC 14

NDSU: McNorton 12 run (Bibeau kick), 5:18.

Drive: 58 yards, 2 plays, :41.

Key play: Mertens hits Paschall, who turns pass over the middle into 46-yard gain.

NDSU 21, WC 14

NDSU: Paschall 91 run (Bibeau kick), 2:34.

Drive: 91 yards, 1 play, :07.

Key play: Bison hold Wagner on third-and-two when Doscher has to recover his own fumble.

NDSU 28, WC 14

NDSU: Mertens 3 run (Bibeau kick), :29.

Drive: 30 yards, 4 plays, :51.

Key play: Linebacker Brandon Jemison recovers Doscher fumble.

NDSU 35, WC 14

Third quarter

NDSU: Mertens 1 run (Bibeau kick), 9:46.

Drive: 65 yards, 11 plays, 5:14.

Key play: Mertens hooks up with Warren Holloway for 15 yards on third-and-11 to the Wagner 26.

NDSU 42, WC 14

NDSU: FG Bibeau 52, 2:49.

Drive: 25 yards, 9 plays, 4:24.

Key play: Mertens sneaks one yard on fourth-and-1 to the Wagner 40.

NDSU 45, WC 14

Fourth quarter

WC: Stefen Gage fumble recovery in end zone (Lopez kick), 13:53.

Key play: NDSU touches punt after it hits the field and deflects into end zone.

NDSU 45, WC 21

NDSU: Matt Voigtlander 28 run (Bibeau kick), 12:09.

Drive: 69 yards, 5 plays, 1:44.

Key play: Mertens and McNorton team up for a 28-yard screen pass on third-and-21.

NDSU 52, WC 21

NDSU: Titus Mack 11 pass from Jose Mohler (Bibeau kick), 10:14.

Drive: 17 yards, 3 plays, 1:33.

Key play: Linebacker Isaac Kolstad picks off a Doscher pass and returns it 27 yards to the 17.

NDSU 59, WC 21

WC: Jeremy Martinez 5 run (Lopez kick), :29.

Drive: 64 yards, 17 plays, 9:45.

Key play: Martinez picks up three yards on fourth-and-2.

NDSU 59, WC 28

Team statistics

WC NDSU

First downs 17 23

Rushes-yards 45-178 32-338

Yards passing 99 193

Passes 15 22

Total yards 277 531

Punts-avg. 4-37.5 0-0

Fumbles-lost 0-0 0-0

Sacked-yards lost 0-0 3-30

Penalties-yards 3-35 4-40

Possession time 38:18 21:42

Individual statistics

Wagner College

Rushing No. Yds. Long TD

Dominique Williams 21 134 38 1

Tyler Newberry 7 33 14 0

Jeremy Martinez 8 28 5 1

Shane Smith 1 1 1 0

Nick Doscher 8 (-11) 7 0

Team totals 45 178 38 2

Receiving No. Yds. Long TD

Lon Woods 3 34 21 1

Morgan Mizell 2 44 32 0

Dominique Williams 2 10 8 0

Greg Francois 1 8 8 0

Justin Matthews 1 6 6 0

Sean O’Reilly 1 (-3) 0 0

Team totals 10 99 32 1

Passing Comp Att Yds. Int. TD

Nick Doscher 7 8 88 0 1

Tyler Newberry 3 7 11 1 0

Team totals 10 15 99 1 1

Tackles (solo-assist-total)

Jorel Joseph 3-4-7, Chaz Legette 3-2-5, Julian Stanford 3-2-5, Jeremiah Brown 1-4-5, Keith Davis 1-4-5, Frantz Placide 3-1-4, Stefen Gage 2-2-4, Carl-Oliver Prime 1-3-4, Quintin Anderson 1-3-4, Tyrone Brown 0-3-3, Joseph Harkins 1-1-2, Richard Parker 1-1-2, Joe Johnson 0-2-2, Patrick O’Connor 0-2-2, David Crawford 1-0-1, Ryan Pentz 0-1-1, Matt Heacock 0-1-1, Lawrence Williams 0-1-1, Dustin Nelson 0-1-1.

Sacks: None

Interceptions: Quintin Anderson 1-11.

North Dakota State

Rushing No. Yds. Long TD

Pat Paschall 10 167 91 2

D.J. McNorton 8 66 16 1

Matt Voigtlander 3 42 36 1

Nick Mertens 7 39 15 2

Mike Sigers 1 18 18 0

Shamen Washington 2 7 7 0

TEAM 1 (-1) (-1) 0

Team totals 32 338 91 6

Receiving No. Yds. Long TD

Warren Holloway 4 44 15 0

D.J. McNorton 2 43 28 1

Titus Mack 2 21 11 1

Shamen Washington 2 18 9 0

Pat Paschall 1 46 46 0

Garrett Bruhn 1 17 17 0

Austin Vetter 1 4 4 0

Team totals 13 193 46 2

Passing Comp Att Yds. Int. TD

Nick Mertens 12 21 182 1 1

Jose Mohler 1 1 11 0 1

Team totals 13 22 193 1 2

Tackles (solo-assist-total)

Preston Evans 5-5-10, Brandon Jemison 2-3-5, Matthew Gratzek 1-4-5, Alex Yaggie 1-4-5, Josh Horner 0-5-5, Garrett Johnson 0-5-5, Mike Fairbairn 0-4-4, Jared Hines 0-4-4, Ricky Hagen 3-0-3, Derrius Colvin 3-0-3, Lorenzo Riley 2-1-3, Eddie Beson 2-1-3, Cyrus Lemon 2-1-3, Matt Phillips 1-2-3, Coulter Boyer 1-2-3, Bobby Ollman 1-2-3, Scott Stoczynski 0-3-3, Kyle Belmont 2-0-2, Matt Anderson 1-1-2, Fred Bussey 1-1-2, Isaac Kolstad 0-2-2, Greg Reid 0-2-2, Yuen Taufete’e 1-0-1, D.J. McNorton 1-0-1, Richard Bowman 1-0-1, Daniel Eaves 1-0-1, Warren Holloway 1-0-1, Brendin Pierre 0-1-1, Brock Gion 0-1-1.

Sacks: Coulter Boyer 1.5, Ricky Hagen 1.0, Scott Stoczynski 0.5.

Interceptions: Isaac Kolstad 1-27.