FARGO, N.D. -- Ty Brooks ran for three touchdowns as North Dakota State rolled to a 49-14 win over South Dakota on Saturday.
Brooks had 152 yards on nine carries for the Bison (9-1, 6-1 Missouri Valley Conference). Easton Stick threw for 307 yards and a score and ran for another touchdown. North Dakota State amassed 647 total yards and held the Coyotes (7-3, 4-3) to 419 yards.
Bruce Anderson ran for a score late in the first quarter to give the Bison a 14-7 advantage and they led the rest of the way. Seth Anderson ran 28 yards for a touchdown early in the second quarter and Brooks went 54 yards for another score and NDSU was up 28-14 at the break.
The victory puts the Bison back on track after losing their first game of the season last week, a 33-21 loss at South Dakota State.
Chris Streveler had 232 yards passing and 93 yards and two touchdowns rushing for the Coyotes.
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