SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Peyton Huslig completed 12 of 14 passes for 235 yards and a touchdown, all in the first half, and Missouri State beat Division II Lincoln, Missouri 52-24 on Thursday.
Missouri State turned it over on its first three possessions of the game, handing Lincoln a 10-0 lead. On the Bears' next offensive play, Huslig connected with a wide-open Nick Masoner down the left side for a 59-yard touchdown to start a 35-0 scoring run. Huslig added a 5-yard sneak, Darius Joseph returned a fumble 27 yards and Jason Randall had two short scoring runs.
The Missouri State (1-1) defense had seven sacks and allowed just 59 yards rushing.
Lincoln had just 70 yards of offense in the first half, but went on a 77-yard scoring drive to start the third quarter and finished with 264. Henry Ogala threw for 205 yards and two touchdowns, and Hosea Franklin added 79 yards rushing.
NIU hires Ravens assistant Thomas Hammock as new head coach
Northern Illinois is hiring Baltimore Ravens running backs coach Thomas Hammock as its next head coach, a source told ESPN.
Kiper Jr.: Giants will select OSU's Haskins No. 6 overall
Mel Kiper Jr. says the Giants will draft Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins with the sixth pick in the NFL Draft.
Kiper Jr.: Dolphins will select Murray No. 13 overall
Mel Kiper Jr. says the Dolphins will draft Oklahoma QB Kyler Murray with the thirteenth pick in the NFL Draft.
Kiper Jr.: Steelers will select Michigan's Bush No. 20 overall
Mel Kiper Jr. says the Steelers will draft Michigan LB Devin Bush with the twentieth pick in the NFL Draft.
Kiper Jr.: Falcons will select Oliver No. 14 overall
Mel Kiper Jr. says the Falcons will draft Houston DT Ed Oliver with the fourteenth pick in the NFL Draft.
Kiper Jr.: Jets will select Bama's Williams No. 3 overall
Mel Kiper Jr. says the Jets will draft Alabama DT Quinnen Williams with the third pick in the NFL Draft.
|William Jewell College||1-6||1-9|