It was Trine’s homecoming, but it was Kalamazoo that made itself at home Saturday in Angola.
The visitors scored 28 points in the first half and piled up 534 yards of offense to outlast the Thunder, 38-31. Quarterback Justin Danzy did most of the damage, completing 37 of 51 passes for 423 yards and four touchdowns, including 7- and 24-yard throws to Josh Wise in the first half.
Trine tied it at 31 on Richard Gunn’s 62-yard run with 1:08 to play in the third quarter, but Danzy struck one last time with 5:54 to play in the game, hitting Elijah Hamilton-Wray from 2 yards out to complete a 12-play, 97-yard drive.
Andrew Dee threw for 221 yards and a touchdown and ran for a score for Trine (3-2, 0-1 MIAA).
MANCHESTER 34, BLUFFTON 7: In North Manchester, Austin Adams ran for 140 yards and two touchdowns and the defense limited Bluffton to 36 rushing yards and 233 total as the Spartans (1-4, 1-2 HCAC) won for the first time this season. Quarterback Nick Williams passed for 149 yards on 11-of-19 passing and ran for 79 more.
BUFFALO 42, EASTERN MICHIGAN 14: In Buffalo, N.Y., Branden Oliver gained 150 yards rushing and scored twice as the Bulls cruised.
Buffalo (3-2, 1-0 Mid-American Conference) broke the 40-point mark in back-to-back contests for the first time since 1981 and snapped a five-game losing streak against the Eagles (1-4, 0-2 MAC).
CENTRAL MICHIGAN 21, MIAMI (OHIO) 9: In Oxford, Ohio, Saylor Lavallii rushed for 151 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Chippewas (2-4, 1-1 MAC) .
OHIO 43, AKRON 3: In Akron, Ohio, Tyler Tettleton threw for two touchdowns to lead the Bobcats (4-1, 1-0 MAC), who led 30-3 at halftime.
TOLEDO 47, WESTERN MICHIGAN 20: In Toledo, David Fluellen rushed for 220 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Rockets. Toledo (3-3, 2-1 MAC) ran up 360 rushing yards and limited Western Michigan (0-6, 0-2) to 87 yards on the ground.
BOWLING GREEN 28, UMASS 7: In Bowling Green, Ohio, Matt Johnson passed for 167 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Falcons.
Johnson spread the attack, sending touchdown throws to three different receivers, including a 51-yard pass to Ronnie Moore in the first quarter to give Bowling Green (5-1, 3-0 MAC) a lead it kept over the winless Minutemen (0-5, 0-1).
NORTHERN ILLINOIS 38, KENT STATE 24: In Kent, Ohio, Cameron Stingily ran for a career-high 266 yards and two scores as the Huskies (5-0, 1-0 MAC) rallied to remain undefeated.
MARIST 37, VALPARAISO 0: In Poughkeepsie, N.Y., Chuckie Looney threw two touchdown passes as Red Foxes won their third straight game.
Marist (3-2, 2-0 Pioneer League) shut down Valparaiso quarterback Eric Hoffman, who was the league’s TD passing leader coming into the game. Hoffman threw for only 127 yards with two interceptions. The Crusaders (1-4, 1-1) managed only 169 yards offense.
BUTLER 35, STETSON 15: In Indianapolis, Trae Hetter ran for two scores and 118 yards and Butler’s defense forced four turnovers, as the Bulldogs (4-2, 2-0) remained unbeaten in the Pioneer League.
YOUNGSTOWN STATE 35, INDIANA STATE 24: In Terre Haute, Martin Ruiz ran for 141 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Penguins.
Ruiz did all his damage before the game was delayed by weather late in the third quarter. By then Youngstown State (5-1, 2-0 Missouri Valley) had built a 28-10 lead.
Mike Perish threw two late touchdown passes, the first of which included two laterals before Sampson Levingston covered the final 8 yards for the Sycamores (1-4, 0-1) to make it close. He finished with 392 yards and three TDs.