By Chris Palmquist
SIOUX CITY, Iowa--Brandon Wegher ran for 277 yards and No. 5 Morningside beat tenth-ranked Rocky Mountain College 40-21 Saturday in the first round of the NAIA Football Championship Series.
Ryan Kasdorf returned from suspension in the regular season finale to complete 20 of 32 passes for 338 yards and two touchdowns. He also threw one interception.
Great Plains Athletic Conference offensive player of the year Kyle Schuck was on the receiving end of both touchdowns.
The Mustangs will find out their second round opponent on Sunday.