The University of Sioux Falls Cougars defeated the St. Cloud State Huskies, 49-13, in their season opener.

The Cougars were led by Quarterback Luke Papilion, who finished 10-20 for 171 yards and 4 total touchdowns.

Running Back Max Mickey finished with 13 carries for 178 yards and partner Justin Fulks finished with 13 carries for 103 yards and one touchdown.

Brady Rose led the team in receiving with 7 receptions for 163 yards and one touchdown.