|South Dakota pulls away to 34-3 win|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 11 October 2008 13:30|
The Coyotes (3-4) led 6-0 at the half, but got four short runs and an 83-yard interception return to take charge after half.
USD quarterback Noah Shepard scored on a 1-yard run and threw an 8-yard TD pass to Ben Oberle. Shepard was 14-for-20 for 159 yards.
Dan Skelly caught nine passes for 124 yards.
The Coyotes held the Miners to 95 yards in the first half.
After Isaac Newton's 3-yard run upped the Coyotes' lead to 14-0 early in the third quarter, Byron Thomas intercepted a pass in his own end zone and returned it to the Miners' 17, setting up Shepard's 1-yard touchdown.
USD also got touchdown runs of 1 yard by Dion Foster and 5 yards by Chris Ganious.
Jason Schleuter completed each of his 11 passes in the first half and finished the game 13-for-15 for 90 yards for the Miners (3-3).
T's only points.