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Wentz, Crockett score 5 TDs and N. Dakota St. beats Incarnate Word 58-0 for 27th straight win

  • Incarnate Word quarterback Taylor Woods is pursued by North Dakota State defenders as he a rolls out to pass in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Fargodome in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)

    Incarnate Word quarterback Taylor Woods is pursued by North Dakota State defenders as he a rolls out to pass in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Fargodome in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)  (The Associated Press)

  • North Dakota State's  R.J. Urzendowski scores on an 80-yard pass from quarterback Carson Wentz in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Incarnate Word Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Fargodome in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)

    North Dakota State's R.J. Urzendowski scores on an 80-yard pass from quarterback Carson Wentz in the first quarter of an NCAA college football game against Incarnate Word Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Fargodome in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)  (The Associated Press)

  • Incarnate Word punter Ramon Cote Jr., bottom, winces in pain after North Dakota State strong safety Chris Board (1) was called for roughing the kicker in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Fargodome in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)

    Incarnate Word punter Ramon Cote Jr., bottom, winces in pain after North Dakota State strong safety Chris Board (1) was called for roughing the kicker in the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, at Fargodome in Fargo, N.D. (AP Photo/Bruce Crummy)  (The Associated Press)

Carson Wentz passed for 237 yards and three touchdowns, and John Crockett rushed for two more as North Dakota State extended its winning streak to 27 games with a 58-0 blanking of Incarnate Word on Saturday.

The Bison (3-0) are three-time defending FCS champs and put on a show for ESPN's Game Day, which traveled to Fargo.

North Dakota State allowed Incarnate Word (0-3) a yard on the game-opening drive, returned the punt 47 yards and, two plays later Wentz connected with Jeff Illes from the 11.

Wentz hit RJ Urzendowski for a 60-yard score. The Bison scored on all four possessions in the third quarter with Crockett and Chase Morlock wrapping rushing touchdowns around an Incarnate Word fumble in the first 5 minutes.

UIW, in its second season of Division-I football, was making its first road trip north of Arkansas. The Cardinals were held to 150 yards of offense.