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Bemidji State’s Avery Walker looks for an opening in the mid Saturday at Minnesota Crookston. Walker rushed for 265 yards and scored both of BSU’s touchdowns but it wasn’t enough as Crookston upset BSU 16-14. Derek Martin | Crookston Times

FOOTBALL: Late safety helps Minnesota Crookston upset Bemidji State 16-14

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CROOKSTON - The Minnesota Crookston football team forced a safety with 1 minute, 25 seconds, remaining in regulation and the Eagles held on to shock Bemidji State 16-14 Saturday afternoon.


It was UMC's first victory over Bemidji State since 1998 and second all-time. The Eagles (1-4, 1-0 NSIC North) also claimed the Hubcap Trophy for the first time ever.

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Jack Hittinger
Jack Hittinger is the sports editor of the Bemidji Pioneer. He is also the Bemidji State beat writer. He hails from the Great State of Michigan. Read his Bemidji State blog at and follow him on Twitter at @Jackhitts.
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