FARGO, N.D. -- Sam Ojuri ran for 165 yards, including a school-record 95-yard touchdown, and North Dakota State coasted to a 56-3 victory over St. Francis, Pa., on Saturday night.
Ojuri's long run came late in the first quarter. Brock Jensen threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score for North Dakota State, which led 28-0 at the half and added 28 points in the third quarter.
The Bison (2-0) also scored on a blocked punt return and an interception return.
St. Francis (1-1) finally scored when Josh Thiel kicked a 26-yard field goal early in the fourth quarter.
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|St Francis (PA)||4-2||6-4|
|North Dakota State||7-1||13-2|
|South Dakota State||5-3||8-4|