Scores

Final

South Dakota St 31

(2-4, 2-2 MVFC)

S Illinois 10

(3-4, 2-2 MVFC)

3:00 PM ET, October 16, 2010

Saluki Stadium, Carbondale, IL

1 2 3 4 T
SDSU 0 14 7 1031
SIU 0 3 0 710

Top Performers

Passing: C. Dieker (SIU) - 141 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT

Rushing: K. Minett (SDSU) - 30 CAR, 144 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: J. Allaria (SIU) - 10 REC, 105 YDS, 1 TD

S. Dakota State 31, S. Illinois 10

Associated Press

CARBONDALE, Ill. -- Kyle Minett rushed for 144 yards and two touchdowns and South Dakota State beat Southern Illinois 31-10 Saturday.

South Dakota (2-4, 2-2 Missouri Valley) finished with 194 yards rushing to Southern Illinois' 152 yards, but the Salukis (3-4, 2-2) led in the air with 181 passing yards to South Dakota's 103 yards.

Cole Brodie gave the Jackrabbits their first score on an 87-yard interception return in the second quarter. Thomas O'Brien added a TD pass to Aaron Rollin.

Kyle Minett ran for two touchdowns and Peter Reifenrath kicked a field goal.

Kyle Dougherty kicked a field goal for Southern Illinois with :28 left in the first half. Chris Dieker also threw a TD pass to Joe Allaria, and finished with 141 passing yards.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SDSU
SIU
1st Downs1820
Total Yards297333
Passing103181
Rushing194152
Penalties4-503-35
3rd Down Conversions7-147-19
4th Down Conversions0-02-4
Turnovers13
Possession30:0329:57

Passing Leaders

South Dakota StateC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
O'Brien12/201035.210
Southern IllinoisC/ATTYDSAVGTDINT
Dieker14/241415.911

Rushing Leaders

South Dakota StateCARYDSAVGTDLG
Minett301444.8222
Duffy13524.0011
Southern IllinoisCARYDSAVGTDLG
Harris15654.3011
McIntosh14594.2013

Receiving Leaders

South Dakota StateRECYDSAVGTDLG
Cochart44210.5018
Kool4369.0011
Southern IllinoisRECYDSAVGTDLG
Allaria1010510.5129
Harruff23115.5023

Scoring Summary

SECOND QUARTERSDSUSIU
TD06:54Cole Brodie 87 Yd Interception Return (Peter Reifenrath Kick) 70
TD01:57Aaron Rollin 6 Yd Pass From Thomas O'Brien (Peter Reifenrath Kick) 140
FG00:28Kyle Dougherty 38 Yd 143
THIRD QUARTERSDSUSIU
TD00:49Kyle Minett 1 Yd Run (Peter Reifenrath Kick) 213
FOURTH QUARTERSDSUSIU
TD14:52Kyle Minett 22 Yd Run (Peter Reifenrath Kick) 283
FG08:48Peter Reifenrath 35 Yd 313
TD04:08Joe Allaria 10 Yd Pass From Chris Dieker (Kyle Dougherty Kick) 3110