The Wolves put 14 points on the board in the first quarter starting with Matt Anderson's six yard touchdown reception from Joei Fiegler at 9:48. The extra point from Thomas Parrott was good. Chad Morrison made the score 13-0 with a one yard plunge at 5:38. Parrott's kick made the score 14-0.
Parrott put Northern State University up 17-0 with a strong 43 yard field goal at 13:39 of the second quarter. Morrison scored his second touchdown of the day, another one yard plunge, with 1:24 remaining in the half. Parrott's extra point made the score 24-0 in favor of the Wolves.
Nick Wanner scored off a five yard run with 1:13 remaining in the third quarter. Parrott's extra point made the score 31-0. Northern State University closed out the scoring as Morrison capped off a stellar day with a nine yard run for his third touchdown. Felipe Alfaia's extra point made the final score 38-0 in favor of the Wolves.
Matt Anderson led Northern State University's rushing attack with 17 carries for 89 yards. Quarterback Joei Fiegler was 11-16 in the air for 110 yards and one touchdown.
U of M, Crookston was led by Keith McBride (So, RB, Lodi, Wis.) who had 15 carries for 104 yards.
The Wolves up their overall record to 1-6 and NSIC record to 1-5. The Golden Eagles fall to 1-6 overall and 0-6 in the NSIC.
The University of Minnesota, Crookston returns to NSIC action on Saturday, October 23 when they travel to St. Cloud State University. Kick-off against the Huskies is set for 1 p.m.
For more information, visit the Golden Eagle Athletics Web site at www.goldeneaglesports.com.
The University of Minnesota, Crookston is an NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).