Recap - Vandals Defeat North Dakota 45-0
|Recap - Vandals Defeat North Dakota 45-0|
Nathan Enderle threw for 311 yards to lead the Vandals over North Dakota 45-0 on Thursday in Week 1 action at Kibbie Dome.
Idaho also defeated the Fighting Sioux against the spread, which closed at 20 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 60.5.
Princeton McCarty rushed for 89 yards, while Kama Bailey added 50 yards in the win. Armauni Johnson and Daniel Hardy added 86 and 82 receiving yards respectively.
Josh Murray rushed for 49 yards for North Dakota, while Brent Goska added 47 yards. Jake Landry threw for 122 yards for the Fighting Sioux, while receivers Catlin Solum and Greg Hardin had 45 and 27 yards respectively.
Idaho outgained North Dakota 547-270 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-17 by the Vandals.
North Dakota lost the time of possession battle 31:15/28:45, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Idaho heads into a Week 2 battle against the Cornhuskers. North Dakota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Northern Illinois.