GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Nate Ketteringham threw for three touchdowns and ran for another in his North Dakota debut and the Fighting Hawks opened the season with a 35-7 victory over Mississippi Valley State on Thursday night.
Ketteringham, who sat out last season after transferring from Sacramento State, threw for 225 yards, including a 40-yarder to Travis Toivonen to open the scoring. Ketteringham added a 2-yard TD run in the first quarter and a 9-yard scoring pass to Garett Maag for a 21-0 lead in the second quarter.
Ketteringham's 16-yard touchdown passes to Luke Fielder in the third made it 28-7. North Dakota had 518 yards offense.
The Fighting Hawks, who go to No. 6 Washington next week, are beginning a two-year independent status as they transition from the Big Sky to the Missouri Valley Football Conference.
Christopher Fowler paced the Delta Devils with 22-of-39 passing for 263 yards and a touchdown.
Syracuse has it all working in rout of Louisville
Orange QB Eric Dungey compiles three scores and RB Moe Neal runs for two touchdowns as Syracuse thumps Louisville 54-23.
Rypien leads Boise State past No. 16 Fresno State 24-17
Brett Rypien threw for 269 yards and Alexander Mattison rushed for 143 yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead Boise State to a 24-17 upset over No. 16 Fresno State on Friday night.
Boise State ends game with 3rd-down conversion
On 3rd-and-1, Boise State Alexander Mattison drives it 1-yard for the first down by measurement, sealing the game.
Boise State fan goes crazy after fourth-down stand
Marcus McMaryion pass to KeeSean Johnson as it's broken up by Boise State's Avery Williams to seal the win.
Rypien connects with Shakir for 49-yard TD
Brett Rypien finds Khalil Shakir deep downfield to score a 49-yard touchdown putting Boise State on top of Fresno State 24-17.
Mattison scores second TD to tie game at 17-17
Alexander Mattison scores his second touchdown of the night for Boise State and ties the game at 17-17.