FARGO, N.D. – Sophomore running back Kobe Johnson rushed for a career-high 114 yards and a touchdown to lead No. 1-ranked North Dakota State to a 25-7 victory over Youngstown State in the Missouri Valley Football Conference opener for both teams Sunday, Feb. 21.

Redshirt freshman Jalen Bussey added 43 yards and two touchdowns for the Bison, who improved to 2-0 on the season with their 39th consecutive victory. NDSU is on the road for its next two scheduled games Feb. 27 at Southern Illinois and March 6 at Missouri State.

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Stadium: Fargodome
Location: Fargo, North Dakota
Attendance: 6578

Duration: 02:49

YSU: Waid,Mark (75 PASS); Waid,Mark (26 RUSH); Payne,Natavious (39 REC);

NDS: Noland,Zeb (74 PASS); Johnson,Kobe (114 RUSH); Jacob,Cole (28 REC);



Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, 58105, United States


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