Sorensen, Southern Utah capture 27-24 victorySaturday, Nov 19, 2011
Southern Utah (6-5) trailed 17-10 at halftime but scored 17 straight points.
Thunderbird running back Henna Brown scored from a yard out toward the end of the third quarter and the Southern Utah defense held Northern Arizona (4-7) to a three-and-out on the following drive. Sorensen then found receiver Abbel Aiono for a 60-yard TD on the ensuing possession and Colton Cook’s 32-yard field goal gave the Thunderbirds their decisive lead with 3:43 remaining in the game.
Zach Bauman rushed for 157 yards and two touchdowns for Northern Arizona.