POCATELLO, Idaho (AP)—Cameron Higgins threw for 200 yards and rushed for a touchdown to lead Weber State to a 16-13 victory over Idaho State on Saturday.
Vai Tafuna scored the game-winning touchdown on a 3-yard run with 13:23 left in the fourth quarter.
Higgins was 16 for 31 with three interceptions for the Wildcats (3-3, 2-2 Big Sky), and Joe Collins caught five passes for 88 yards.
Brendon Garcia missed three field goals in the fourth quarter for Idaho State (1-6, 0-5), including a 55-yard attempt that sailed wide left as time expired.
Russel Hill went 14 for 27 for 195 yards with an interception and was sacked six times for the Bengals, while Tavoy Moore rushed for 63 yards on 17 carries.
Dustin Tew intercepted a Higgins pass and returned it 100 yards for Idaho State’s only touchdown in the second quarter.