We're about 10 minutes from kickoff. Crowd is slowly filtering in, which is saying there won't be a lot of fans here today. Student section is virtually empty. Guess students care about hockey only, and that's if hockey is winning.
Sioux will play without cornerback Delano Saporu today. He's likely done for the season.
9:55 remaining, Chris Pinto 38 field goal, Cal Poly 3, UND 0.
Sioux pick up first down, then punt. A 60-yard pass from Tony Smith to Dominique Johnson sets up the field goal.
5:20 remaining, Jon Hall 10 pass from Smith, Pinto kick, Cal Poly 10, UND 0
Asa Jackson's 34-yard punt return up the middle sets up Cal Poly with a first down at the Sioux 18. Cal Poly scores on third-and-goal from the 10.
Cal Poly misses 40-yard field goal attempt with 16 seconds to go after UND's Jake Landry fumbles at Sioux 37
Attendance today looks to be around 7,000. The figure will be available early in the third quarter
12:35 remaining, Jake Landry 28 run, Brandon Hellevang kick, Cal Poly 10, UND 7
Landry's running fuels 6-play, 76-yard drive. He makes 5 Cal Poly defenders miss on his TD run.
10:47 remaining, Hall 30 pass from Smith, Pinto kick, Cal Poly 17, UND 7
Mustangs come right back and score. They go 60 yards in four plays.
0:40 remaining, Ryan Konrath 8 pass from Brent Goska, Hellevang kick.
Sioux capitalize on Cal Poly fumble and drive 77 yards in 9 plays. Goska rolls right on TD play, faking a run, and hits Konrath in the end zone
A few halftime statistics:
Cal Poly 186 total yards, UND 171. Cal Poly 17 first downs, UND 14. Cal Poly 42 rushing yards, UND 100. Landry 72 rushing yards and 5-for-9 passing for 72 yards.
8:43 remaining, Mitch Sutton 10 run, Hellevang kick, UND 21, Cal Poly 17
UND goes 91 yards in 8 plays to take the lead. It's UND's most impressive offensive drive in weeks. Landry hits Bamba for 30 yards.
Attendance today: 6,711, the smallest regular-season crowd in Alerus history.
End of three, Sioux 21, Cal Poly 17. Sioux are driving. They have a third-and-1 at the Cal Poly 29.
Hellevang 47 field goal, 13:24 remaining, UND 24, Cal Poly 17
9:27 remaining, UND leads 24-17. Sioux just forced Cal Poly to punt and have the ball at their 20.
Sutton 5 run, Hellevang kick, 3:38 remaining.
Sioux drive 79 yards in 5:49. Running game is as good as it's been all season
Joel Schwenzfeier picks off Cal Poly pass at Mustang 44.
Curtis Dublanko picks off Tony Smith and returns it 16 yards to the CP 38.
Sioux win 31-17, perhaps their biggest as a Division I FCS program