Nate Hayden threw for 377 yards and completed touchdown passes to four different receivers on Saturday afternoon as the Spartans recorded a 38-28 victory over Mesabi Range. M State had 489 yards of total offense on the day.
The M State football team traveled to Rochester on Saturday where they lost to the Yellowjackets by the score of 28-8. The Spartans are now 3-3 on the season as they prepare to host Mesabi Range at 2:30pm Saturday in Fergus Falls.
The M State football team lost a heartbreaker on Saturday as Itasca kicker Marko Skarica booted a 30 yard field goal as time ran out to lift the Vikings to a 43-40 win over the Spartans in Fergus Falls. The win gives Itasca a 4-1 season record, while the Spartans drop to 3-2 with the loss.