College Football: Western Colorado comes from behind to beat SD Mines

Black Hills State falls to New Mexico Highlands

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The South Dakota Mines football team lost to 5th ranked Colorado School of Mines on Oct. 16 by 20 points.

The Hardrockers were back at home on Saturday and squared off against another ranked opponent, No. 24 Western Colorado.

It was the first match-up between these two teams since 2019.

The Hardrockers jumped out a 21-7 in the first quarter.

But the Mountaineers rallied to beat the Hardrockers, 42-21.

SD Mines quarterback Jayden Johannsen passed for 204 yards and two touchdowns.

Meanwhile, Jeremiah Bridges recorded four receptions for 88 yards and a touchdown.

South Dakota Mines falls to 4-4 overall and 2-4 in the RMAC.

The Hardrockers will travel to Spearfish on Oct. 30 to take on Black Hills State in the 136th Black Hills Brawl.

Kick off is set for 1 p.m.



New Mexico Highlands 24, Black Hills State 10

SPEARFISH, S.D. – Black Hills State lost to New Mexico Highlands on Saturday in college football, 24-10.

It was a tough day for BHSU quarterback Chance Eben.

He was 16 of 22 for 183 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions.

Hasaan Williams hauled in his third touchdown of the season, scoring on a 42-yard reception.

The Yellow Jackets are now 4-4 on the season and 2-4 in the RMAC.

Black Hills State will host South Dakota Mines on Saturday, Oct. 30 at 1 p.m.



College Football Scores

Northern Iowa 26, South Dakota State 17

Illinois State 20, South Dakota 14






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