Wichita Wild smokes Beef 50-47
04/06/2012 5:00 AM
04/07/2012 7:16 AM
Marcus Jackson’s 2-yard touchdown run with 3:48 left in the game put the Wild ahead for good in its 50-47 win over the Beef on Friday night in Omaha.
Jackson’s TD — Wichita’s fourth rushing touchdown — broke a 41-41 tie. James Chandler kicked his third field goal of the game with 1:49 remaining to pad the lead.
Jackson had two rushing touchdowns and passed for two more. Tywon Hubbard ran 16 times for 42 yards and a score.
The Wild has won two in a row after losing four to start the season. Omaha is 2-3.
W—Jackson 4 run (Chandler kick)
W—Pierce 37 pass from Jackson (kick failed)
O—Harrold 3 pass from McNear (Stoltz kick)
O—Harrison 16 pass from McNear (Stoltz kick)
W — Chandler 36 FG
O—Harrison 1 run (Stoltz kick)
W—Pierce 6 pass from Jackson (kick failed)
O—McNear 12 run (kick block)
O—Simmons 50 int. return (Stoltz kick)
W—Hubbard 3 run (Chandler kick)
W—Yarbough 5 run (Chandler kick)
W—Chandler 56 FG
O—Burrell 26 pass from McNear (Stoltz kick)
W — Jackson 2 run (pass failed)
W—Chandler 26 FG
O—Banks 7 pass from McNear
Rushing — Wichita, Hubbard 16-47, Jackson 9-31, Yarbough 1-5. Omaha, McNear 10-49, Harrison 4-7.
Passing — Wichita, Jackson 15-27-149-1. Omaha, McNear 19-38-181-0.
Receiving — Wichita, Pierce 4-62, Simmons 4-50, Rhodes 4-38, Hubbard 2-(-1), Riffle 1-0. Omaha, Harrison 7-91, Burrell 4-21, Banks 3-25, Barnett 2-24, Harrold 2-12, Kamara 1-8.
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