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Wild can’t contain Danger QB Hinds

  • Eagle staff
  • Published Sunday, April 15, 2012, at 8:37 a.m.

Rocky Hinds completed 20 of 31 passes for 213 yards and five touchdowns and the Nebraska Danger scored 28 second-half points to cruise to a 42-27 victory over the Wichita Wild at Heartland Event Center in Grand Island, Neb.

Nebraska scored first, when Hinds connected with Corey Surrency on a 9-yard pass.

Wichita answered with a 17-yard field goal from James Chandler.

The Wild held the Danger scoreless in the second quarter, but Nebraska led 14-13 at halftime.

Wichita couldn’t keep up with Nebraska’s offense outut. Danger receiver Kayne Farquharson hauled in four passes — all touchdowns — and finished with 56 receiving yards.

Wild quarterback Marcus Jackson completed 9 of 18 passes for 97 yards and two interceptions. He also rushed for 64 yards and a touchdown.

The Wild’s record dips to 2-5, while Nebraska improves to 2-4.

The Wild will have two weeks to get back on the field, when it hosts the Allen Wranglers (7-5) on April 28.

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