MINNEAPOLIS, M.N. (WIVB) – The University at Buffalo Bulls hung around with the Big Ten’s Minnesota for three quarters before falling 17-7.
The Golden Gophers opened the scoring when Conor Rhoda hit Tyler Johnson 61-yards for a touchdown.
But, the Bulls would respond. Tyree Jackson connected with Anthony Johnson for a beautiful 50 yard strike. The two connected seconds later for a touchdown, tying the game at 7.
Before the first quarter ended Minnesota scored a second time, taking a 14-7 lead into the half.
The score remained the same until there was two minutes left in the game when Minnesota connected on a 43-yard field goal.
Jackson finished the night 22-for-42 passing with 211 yards, a touchdown and an interception.
The Bulls play at Army September 9th.