NW Missouri St. surges past Emporia State 34-23

EMPORIA, Kan. (WIBW) - Emporia State was in a back-and-forth battle with Northwest Missouri State until a Bearcat surge changed the game.

Northwest scored 15 unanswered points from midway through the third quarter until the end to top the Hornets 34-23. ESU is now 2-3 on the season.

Emporia State will next travel to Fort Hays State on Oct. 12.