North Dakota State vs Montana State Score: Live Coverage, College Football Scores, FCS Championship Updates
Number 2 seed North Dakota State are 30 minutes away from winning their ninth national championship since 2011 as they take a dominant 28-0 lead over No.8 seed Montana State , at halftime of the FCS Championship game in Frisco, TX.
The Bison physically pummeled the Bobcats behind an offensive line made up of All-Americans Cody Mausch and Cordell Volson. North Dakota State ran for 270 yards and four touchdowns on 10 yards per carry, helped by a 76-yard breakaway from running back Kobe Johnson. Junior Hunter Luepke has three touchdowns, including a 6-yard lead before halftime to give the Bison an almost insurmountable lead.
Montana State has struggled to generate an offense since losing starting quarterback Tommy Mellott to a lower body injury. Substitute Tucker Rovig completed 5 of 14 passes for 56 yards with an interception and the Bobcats have just one drive over 40 yards. Four of their six practices resulted in puntings.
The Bison failed to win a domestic championship for the first time since 2016 during the 2021 spring season. However, they have a perfect 8-0 record when they reach the domestic championship game in Frisco. The NDSU have won national championships under three different head coaches – Craig Bohl, Chris Klieman and current coach Matt Entz.
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