Montana routs mistake-prone Stephen F. Austin 51-0
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP)—Andrew Selle threw for three touchdowns and ran for another, and Montana took advantage of 10 Stephen F. Austin turnovers in a 51-0 victory in a Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinal on Saturday.
Montana (13-0) will host a semifinal game against the winner of Saturday night’s contest between Appalachian State and Richmond.
Seven of the turnovers by Stephen F. Austin (10-3) came in the first half. The Grizzlies capitalized on four fumbles and three interceptions to build a 38-0 halftime lead.
Selle scored on a 4-yard run early in the second quarter and followed up with short scoring passes to Marc Mariani, Jabin Sambrano and Steve Pfahler before halftime.
Chase Reynolds had two TD runs, and Brody McKnight kicked three field goals.
Defensive tackle Tyler Hobbs lead the Montana defense with an interception and two fumble recoveries.