Miller spearheads North Dakota State rally past Missouri St., 27-20

10-23-21

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Sophomore quarterback Cam Miller came off the bench to lead two late touchdown drives and FCS No. 3-ranked North Dakota State came from behind to beat 17th-ranked Missouri State 27-20.

Miller connected with Christian Watson on a 24-yard touchdown for the game-winning score with 4:57 remaining. His 29-yard scoring pass to Phoenix Sproles tied it at 20-all with 13:40 left. Miller completed 7-of-9 passing attempts for 122 yards. Jason Shelley threw for 242 yards and Tobias Little ran for two scores for the Bears.

North Dakota State is scheduled to host Indiana State in the annual Trees Bowl game Saturday, Oct. 30.