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Jensen and Vraa Lead Bison to Victory

by Ryan Gellner

It might have as well been career day at Gate City Bank Field inside the FargoDome on Saturday afternoon.

North Dakota State set individual record after individual record in their 41-26 win over Missouri State University.

The Bison (6-0, 3-0) threw a season high 28 passes, and reaped the benefits through the air.

Brock Jensen threw for a career high 313 yards, and tied a personal best with three touchdown passes. Jensen completed passes to 10 different NDSU receivers.

Two of those touchdown passes went to Zach Vraa - who hauled in a career high 179 yards on 5 catches. Vraa had grabs of 56, 52 and 36 yards. His two touchdown passes were also career bests.

Ryan Smith returned a punt for a touchdown. It was Smiths 3rd career punt return touchdown, tying him for the most in the FCS among active players. Smith also caught 4 passes, moving him to 5th all time in receptions for NDSU.

North Dakota State travels to Southern Illinois on Saturday, The Bison Tailgate Show starts at 12:30, with the kickoff at 2PM.