Missouri Western 55, Nebraska-Kearney 0
Missouri Southern racked up 550 yards of total offense as they earned a victory at home against Nebraska-Kearney. MWSU held UNK to just 229 yards of total offense as they moved to 6-4 this season.
For the Griffons Skyler Windmiller was 16 of 23 for 296 yards and two touchdowns hitting Dee Tolliver for 133 yards and two scores. On the ground Daylon Harper scored twice and Dominic Thomas, Tra Brown and Kendall Short each scored once. On defense Stephen Juergens had eight stops and Marc Harrison picked off a pass.
For the Lopers Bronson Marsh was 13 of 26 for 137 yards through the air hitting Dalton Sealey two times for 47 yards. Romero Cotton carried the ball 14 times for a team best 62 yards. On defense Dillon Loschen had 17 tackles as Peyton Lange and George Brown each picked off one pass.
#6 Pittsburg State 38, Central Missouri 31
#6 Pittsburg State scored a touchdown with 2:04 to play to pull ahead in a see-saw game with Central Missouri at home. PSU racked up 611 yards of total offense as they move to 9-1 on the year.
For the Gorillas Anthony Abenoja was 26 of 42 for 428 yards and three touchdowns. Marquise Cushon caught nine passes for 221 yards and two touchdowns while Gavin Lutman hauled in seven catches for 122 yards. On defense Spencer Brown had 13 tackles and Keeston Terry added 10 stops.
For the Mules LaVance Taylor carried the ball 26 times for 190 yards and two touchdowns. Hayden Hawk was 14 of 32 for 119 yards through the air and added a touchdown on the ground. On the defensive side of the ball Travion Vaughn, Monteze Latimore and Josh Powell each picked off a pass.
#7 Northwest Missouri 42, Emporia State 14
#7 Northwest Missouri held Emporia State to just 204 yards of total offense as they picked up a victory on the road. NWMSU finished with 479 yards of their own as they moved to 9-1 on the year.
For the Bearcats Brady Bolles was 15 of 25 for 256 yards and four touchdowns George Sehl for 62 yards and a touchdown. On the ground Cameron Wilcox had 77 yards and a touchdown and Robert Burton III added 68 yards and a score. On defense DJ Gnader led the way with nine tackles and Marcus Jones made five stops.
For the Hornets Ty Reasnor was 14 of 31 for 84 yards through the air picking up a touchdown on the ground. Antonio Brown carried the ball nine times for 34 yards and a touchdown. On defense Deshawn Dinwiddie led the way with 11 tackles and Deveon Dinwiddie picked off a pass.
Central Oklahoma 45, Lindenwood 13
Central Oklahoma took advantage of five turnovers as they picked up a victory at home over Lindenwood. UCO racked up 443 yards of total offense to move to 8-2 on the season.
For the Bronchos Marquez Clark rushed for a score and caught a pass for a score as Chas Stallard was 21 of 30 for 180 yards and a touchdown. On the ground Jake Gandara carried the ball 22 times for 90 yards and a touchdown while Stallard and Greg Johnson also scored on the ground. On defense Riley Galyon, Addison Staggs, Logan Orso and Levonted Douglas all intercepted one pass.
For the Lions Graham Lindman was 27 of 54 for 299 yards and a touchdown through the air on the day. Greg Coble caught six passes for 101 yards and Francisco Llanos hauled in a touchdown catch. On defense Connor Harris led the way with 20 total tackles and Steven Pace picked off a pass.
Fort Hays State 49, Missouri Southern 41
In a game that saw over 500 yards on the ground Fort Hays State edged out Missouri Southern at home. The game saw over 900 total yards as FHSU moves to 6-4 on the season.
For the Tigers Treveon Albert was 8 of 11 for 185 yards and one touchdown through the air hitting Ed Williams four times for 147 yards and a score. On the ground Edward Smith carried the ball 17 times for 100 yards and a touchdown. On defense Justin McPhail led the way with 16 tackles while Nathan Lindsey and Alex Schmidtberger each picked off a pass.
For the Lions Scott Lathrop was 10 of 15 for 215 yards through the air with a touchdown adding a team best 92 yards on the ground. Anthony Cannon caught eight passes for 142 yards and two touchdowns while Giresse Forchu added two scores on the ground. On the defensive side of the ball Johnquavious McBride had 14 tackles and also picked off a pass.