Scores

Final

Idaho State 9

(0-6, 0-3 Big Sky)

N Colorado 29

(1-4, 1-1 Big Sky)

3:37 PM ET, October 11, 2008

Nottingham Field, Greeley, CO

1 2 3 4 T
IDST 7 2 0 09
UNCO 16 13 0 029

Top Performers

Passing: B. Waggener (UNCO) - 138 YDS, 2 TD

Rushing: T. Wilson (UNCO) - 15 CAR, 125 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: J. Taylor (IDST) - 6 REC, 92 YDS

N. Colorado 29, Idaho St. 9

Associated Press

GREELEY, Colo. -- Bryan Waggener threw two touchdown passes for Northern Colorado, which defeated Idaho State 29-9 in its homecoming game Saturday for the Bears' first win of the season.

Neither team scored in the second half.

Northern Colorado (1-4, 1-1 Big Sky Conference) scored 19 points off two turnovers by Idaho State (0-6, 0-3), and the Bears scored two safeties.

In the first quarter, Joe Kenney recovered a fumble that led to a 28-yard touchdown pass from Waggener to Alex Thompson to put the Bears up 16-7.

Waggener finished 13-for-25 passing for 138 yards.

Russel Hill was 23-for-42 for 237 yards with four interceptions for Idaho State.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
IDST
UNCO
1st Downs1622
Total Yards262403
Passing237138
Rushing25265
Penalties11-7111-110
3rd Down Conversions3-134-16
4th Down Conversions1-41-1
Turnovers50
Possession22:5137:09

Passing Leaders

Idaho StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Hill23/422375.604
Northern ColoradoC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Waggener13/251385.520

Rushing Leaders

Idaho StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Knickrehm10383.8111
Cornist3186.0011
Northern ColoradoCARYDSAVGTDLG
Wilson151258.3175
Woods18653.6013

Receiving Leaders

Idaho StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Taylor69215.3021
Ponciano26331.5034
Northern ColoradoRECYDSAVGTDLG
Fauver33612.0025
Thompson12828.0128

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERIDSTUNCO
SF12:58Ball Through End Zone 02
TD09:09Jason Caprioli 3 Yd Pass From Bryan Waggener (Michael York Kick) 09
TD07:33Clint Knickrehm 3 Yd Run (Jarrett Huk Kick) 79
TD04:19Alex Thompson 28 Yd Pass From Bryan Waggener (Michael York Kick) 716
SECOND QUARTERIDSTUNCO
FG13:39Michael York 18 Yd 719
TD12:59Tyrone Wilson 75 Yd Run (Michael York Run For Two-Point Conversion) 727
SF08:51Russel Hill Tackled By Myles Hayes In End Zone 729
SF07:09Ball Through End Zone 929