Gronowski throws 3 TDs, S. Dakota St. tops Holy Cross 31-3
Mark Gronowski passed for three touchdowns, Isaiah Davis ran for 156 yards and another score and South Dakota State, the No. 1 seed, walloped Holy Cross 31-3 in the first round of the FCS playoffs. The second-ranked Jackrabbits held Patriot League champion Holy Cross to 198 yards of offense while rolling up 439. The defense recorded four sacks and eight tackles for loss. Special teams blocked a field goal attempt and recovered a fumble after a punt. South Dakota State built a 17-0 lead before Holy Cross got on the scoreboard with a Derek Ng 47-yard field goal with 29 seconds left in the first half.