POCATELLO — Jadrian Clark had 318 yards passing and two touchdowns and Weber State beat Idaho State 34-28 on Saturday in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Haini Moimoi had 15 carries for 101 yards and a touchdown and Drew Batchelor went for 108 yards receiving and a score for the Wildcats.
The win kept alive Weber States hope for an FCS playoffs berth. The Wildcats (7-4, 6-2 Big Sky) will learn their fate when the field is announced today at 9 a.m. on ESPNU.
"I'm really proud of how we played and being able to get the win," said Weber State head coach Jay Hill. "We played really hard and made the plays we needed to. ... I'm proud of what this team has done this season. Winning seven games and finishing third in the conference standings is a great accomplishment."https://twitter.com/weberstatefb/status/800190784322473984
Taylor Hintze hit a 28-yard field goal to put Weber State up 17-14 with 4:37 left in the half but, on the next play from scrimmage, Idaho State (2-9, 1-7) responded with a 75-yard touchdown pass from Tanner Gueller to brother Mitch Gueller.
Clark hit Andrew Vollert for a 46-yard TD in the third quarter and Batchelor for a 48-yard score on the first play of the fourth period before a 48-yard field goal by Hintze made it 34-21 with 8:03 left.
Tanner Gueller had a career-best 362 yards passing for three TDs, and Mitch Gueller had 10 receptions for 187 yards — both career highs — and a score for Idaho State.
Weber State totaled a season-high 544 yards of offense and rushed for a season-high 226 yards.