The Montana State Bobcats knocked off a ranked team in dominating fashion on Saturday, defeating the Fighting Hawks of North Dakota on the road in Grand Forks 49-21.

North Dakota came into the contest with an 11 game Big Sky Conference winning streak and were the conference's pre-season favorite. .

The win is the first for the Bobcats this season (1-2), and more importantly, puts them at 1-0 in the Big Sky Conference.

Bobcats will be at home hosting Weber State next Saturday in their Homecoming game.

Here's the stats from today's big win over the North Dakota Fighting Hawks:

photo by Bobcat Bethany