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Toms can't hold off Bethel in 28-21 loss

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Junior QB Erik Peterson completed 20-of-29 passes for 262 yards and guided two fourth-quarter TD drives as unbeaten and No. 5-ranked Bethel rallied past No. 9-St. Thomas, 28-21, in MIAC football play Saturday in Arden Hills.

The Tommies (4-2 overall, 2-2 MIAC) had a 15-game MIAC road victory streak halted and saw their postseason hopes take a damaging blow. Bethel ended a string of five regular-season losses to St. Thomas.

Trailing 14-0 at halftime, the Tommies used a 90-yard kickoff return TD by Jack Gilliland to start a 21-0 third-quarter surge.

The Royals (6-0, 4-0) scored two TDs in the final quarter, the final one with 40 seconds to play after a pass-interference call in the end zone on third down.

After BU converted a two-yard run for the go-ahead points, St. Thomas drove inside the Bethel 30 in the closing seconds but ran out of time to convert a potential tying score.

The teams had identical totals of 352 yards of total offense. UST had two more first downs (21-19) and one less turnover.

The Tommies marched inside the Bethel 15 twice in the first quarter but came away with no points, including a 4th-and-1 rush at the BU 2-yard-line they were unable to convert.

Mitch Hallstrom caught nine passes for 96 yards to lead a balanced Bethel offense.

UST sophomore RB Jack Kaiser rushed 32 times for 140 yards and two short TD runs. Freshman Nick Waldvogel had 85 yards of rushing and receiving yards. Sophomore QB Alex Fenske, in his first college start, completed 15 of 28 for 155 yards and no interceptions. The Toms lost starting QB Matt O'Connell to a season-ending injury Oct. 12.

On defense, UST's Josh Corbin had a sack among his two tackles for loss. Sean Hamlin and Winter Cullen had interceptions and Walter Franklin had a fumble recovery.

Oct. 20: All times Eastern
Final
at Johns Hopkins 52, Gettysburg 0
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Oct. 21: All times Eastern
Final
at Framingham State 29, Westfield State 14
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Moravian 20, at Juniata 17
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at Salve Regina 41, Endicott 14
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at Thomas More 63, St. Vincent 13
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4th - 15:00
3 Hobart
21 Union
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4th - 03:51
24 Colby
27 Hamilton
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4th - 9:15
12 William Paterson
14 Christopher Newport
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at Ithaca 35, St. John Fisher 10
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4th - 14:50
28 Kenyon
34 Allegheny
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SUNY-Maritime 21, at Mount Ida 13
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Middlebury 43, at Bates 14
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at Springfield 68, Catholic 20
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at Amherst 21, Wesleyan 17
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at Trinity (Conn.) 63, Bowdoin 14
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4th - 04:48
48 Husson
21 Gallaudet
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4th - 15:00
21 Wabash
14 Oberlin
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4th 11:25
12 Buffalo State
34 Utica
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Ohio Northern 7, at Muskingum 6
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3 Montclair State
34 Frostburg State
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4th - 07:15
3 Rowan
34 Wesley
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4th - 10:14
16 Albright
19 Stevenson
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Wittenberg 52, at DePauw 6
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4th - 06:18
28 Alma
24 Albion
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4th - 09:37
20 Shenandoah
45 Guilford
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Plymouth State 40, at Massachusetts Maritime 14
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4th - 05:16
51 Wooster
18 Hiram
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Washington and Lee 36, at Hampden-Sydney 6
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4th - 04:01
20 Alfred State
36 Anna Maria
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4th - 04:37
31 Bridgewater
23 Emory and Henry
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7 Wilkes
28 FDU-Florham
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10 Lebanon Valley
0 Misericordia
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7 Rochester
27 St. Lawrence
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6 RPI
7 Alfred
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4th - 05:33
16 Nichols
39 Curry
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at Salisbury 42, Southern Virginia 0
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2nd - 10:53
10 Ferrum
14 Brevard
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1:00 PM
Randolph-Macon at Apprentice
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at Susquehanna 21, Ursinus 14
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4th - 04:25
34 Cortland
20 Morrisville State
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at Trine 50, Hope 14
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Trinity (Texas) 27, at Sewanee 21
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Wartburg 41, at Luther 16
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Start of 4th
0 Dickinson
49 Franklin and Marshall
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21 Tufts
7 Williams
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4th - 11:50
63 Mount Union
7 Wilmington
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4th - 13:06
20 MIT
7 Coast Guard
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2nd - 13:08
7 Maine Maritime
14 Norwich
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15:00, 4th quarter
7 Heidelberg
30 Marietta
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3rd - 04:37
14 Franklin
22 Rose-Hulman
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5:41 (3rd)
45 John Carroll
7 Capital
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4th - 11:45
21 Bluffton
20 Manchester
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40 Mount St. Joseph
13 Anderson
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3 UW-Whitewater
0 UW-River Falls
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2:00 PM
Kean at TCNJ
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End of 2nd
10 Greensboro
45 LaGrange
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13 Mass-Dartmouth
24 Worcester State
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Start of 3rd
25 Muhlenberg
6 McDaniel
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3rd - 01:50
38 Western New England
0 Becker
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3rd - 14:40
7 Methodist
26 Maryville (Tenn.)
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14 Adrian
10 Kalamazoo
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2:00 PM
Denison at Ohio Wesleyan
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21 Westminster (Pa.)
13 Washington and Jefferson
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2nd - 15:00
10 Berry
0 Millsaps
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16 Olivet
21 Benedictine
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3rd - 11:07
21 Birmingham-Southern
14 Austin
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0 Belhaven
38 Mary Hardin-Baylor
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14 UW-Stevens Point
16 UW-Stout
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2:00 PM
Eureka at MacMurray
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10 Carthage
0 Illinois Wesleyan
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3rd - 13:58
14 Nebraska Wesleyan
13 Buena Vista
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28 Lakeland
0 Wisconsin Lutheran
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3rd - 14:29
0 Rockford
19 Aurora
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3rd - 10:07
3 Concordia (Wis.)
23 Concordia-Chicago
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20 Carleton
14 St. Olaf
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15:00 3rd
7 Gustavus Adolphus
41 St. John's
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10 Augsburg
21 Concordia-Moorhead
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57 St. Thomas
0 Hamline
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12 Westminster (Mo.)
7 Greenville
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2:00 PM
Coe at Loras
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2:00 PM
Monmouth at Cornell
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2:00 PM
Wheaton (Ill.) at North Park
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2:00 PM
Northwestern (Minn.) at Martin Luther
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19 Hardin-Simmons
16 Texas Lutheran
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Start of 3rd
6 Grinnell
49 Lake Forest
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2:00 PM
Carroll at Millikin
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2:00 PM
Ripon at Macalester
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6 Lawrence
21 St. Norbert
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2:00 PM
St. Scholastica at Crown
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2:00 PM
Minnesota-Morris at Iowa Wesleyan
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21 UW-Platteville
0 UW-Eau Claire
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2nd - 03:55
7 Merchant Marine
24 WPI
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2:30 PM
Rhodes at Centre
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2nd - 01:13
28 Hanover
0 Earlham
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2nd - 01:09
0 Beloit
35 Chicago
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3:00 PM
UW-Oshkosh at UW-La Crosse
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3:00 PM
Simpson at Dubuque
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15:00 2Q
0 Augustana
7 North Central (Ill.)
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3:00 PM
East Texas Baptist at Louisiana College
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4:00 PM
Hartwick at Brockport
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4:00 PM
Western Connecticut at Bridgewater State
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4:00 PM
Chapman at La Verne
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Pacific at Lewis and Clark
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4:00 PM
Pacific Lutheran at Willamette
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Puget Sound at Whitworth
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4:00 PM
Redlands at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
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4:30 PM
George Fox at Linfield
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5:00 PM
Sul Ross State at Howard Payne
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Dean at Castleton
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6:00 PM
N.C. Wesleyan at Averett
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Baldwin Wallace at Otterbein
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7:00 PM
Case Western Reserve at Geneva
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Carnegie Mellon at Thiel
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7:00 PM
Knox at Illinois College
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10:00 PM
Whittier at Cal Lutheran
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Occidental at Pomona-Pitzer
Oct. 20: All times Eastern
Final
at Johns Hopkins 52, Gettysburg 0
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Oct. 21: All times Eastern
4th - 07:15
3 Rowan
34 Wesley
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3 Montclair State
34 Frostburg State
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Wittenberg 52, at DePauw 6
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at Springfield 68, Catholic 20
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Wartburg 41, at Luther 16
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4th - 13:25
63 Mount Union
7 Wilmington
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7 Heidelberg
30 Marietta
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21 Westminster (Pa.)
13 Washington and Jefferson
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19 Hardin-Simmons
16 Texas Lutheran
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Halftime
0 Belhaven
38 Mary Hardin-Baylor
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57 St. Thomas
0 Hamline
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15:00 3rd
7 Gustavus Adolphus
41 St. John's
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10 Carthage
0 Illinois Wesleyan
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Start of 3rd
10 Augsburg
21 Concordia-Moorhead
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2nd - 15:00
10 Berry
0 Millsaps
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21 UW-Platteville
0 UW-Eau Claire
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3:00 PM
UW-Oshkosh at UW-La Crosse
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15:00 2Q
0 Augustana
7 North Central (Ill.)
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4:00 PM
Hartwick at Brockport
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4:30 PM
George Fox at Linfield
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7:00 PM
Case Western Reserve at Geneva
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