SIU 35, No. 18 Youngstown State 10
YSU 3, SIU 0
How they scored: Colt McFadden hit a 31-yard field goal on the Penguins' opening drive of the day. SIU linebacker Cody Crider stopped Joe Alessi on a third-and-5 run to force the field goal.
Time of score: 9:04
Drive details: 10 plays, 55 yards, 4:05
SIU 7, YSU 3
How they scored: Javon Williams Jr. scored on a 7-yard run out of the wildcat, out of an empty backfield, for the first touchdown of the game for either team. D.J. Davis had a 37-yard run during the drive to get to the Penguin 38-yard line. Griffin Cerra hit the extra point attempt.
Time of score: 5:27
Drive details: 8 plays, 75 yards, 3:37
SIU 14, YSU 3
How they scored: Kare Lyles found Landon Lenoir for a 53-yard touchdown pass down the left sideline. Lenoir got behind his defender and landed right on the goal line when he came down. Cerra hit the extra point.
Time of score: 3:45
Drive details: 1 play, 0:09, 53 yards
SIU 21, YSU 3
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How they scored: Romeir Elliott rushed for his third touchdown of the season to make it 20-3. Elliott started toward the middle on a fourth-and-1 from the Penguins 3, and cut it right. He beat the defense to the corner for the score. Cerra hit the extra point.
Time of score: 12:56
SIU 28, YSU 3
How they scored: Lyles flipped the ball to Williams, who got behind the defense, and the redshirt freshman from Centralia went 63 yards for the touchdown. Cerra's kick put the Salukis up four scores. Williams stiff-armed YSU safety Zaire Jones near the 22 and was not challenged the rest of the way.
Time of score: 8:44
Drive details: 1 play, 73 yards, 0:10
SIU 28, YSU 10
How they scored: Nathan Mays found Ryan Emans wide open in the middle of the end zone for a 22-yard touchdown right before the half. McFadden hit the extra point.
Time of score: 0:08
Drive details: 8 plays, 90 yards, 1:00
Halftime: SIU 28, YSU 10
SIU 35, YSU 10
How they scored: Williams added a touchdown pass to his Saturday resume, pulling up on what seemed to be a rush to the left end on a fourth-and-2 and pulling up to throw. Fullback Jacob Garrett was wide open, and Williams found him near the 30. Garrett easily scored. Cerra hit the extra point.
Time of score: 8:37
Drive details: 7 plays, 64 yards, 3:03