North Dakota State University took a big step toward another national championship with a 37-6 win over the University of Montana in the second round of the NCAA Division I FCS playoffs before 18,232 fans Saturday in the Fargodome. The Bison, 10-2, have won six consecutive games and advance to the FCS quarterfinals next weekend against Northern Iowa, which defeated Portland State 29-17 on Saturday in Portland, Ore. Galena Allison scored from 30 yards out, CJ Smith had a 32-yard return, and Bruce Anderson scored on a 100-yard kickoff for the Bison, while NDSU safeties Robbie Grimsley and Tre Dempsey each recorded interceptions. Montana was led on offense by receiver Jamaal Jones, who capped his senior campaign with six catches for 90 yards. Defensively, Jeremiah Kose led both teams with 19 tackles. The Grizzlies ended their season with an 8-5 mark. Check out more photos from Russ Hons here.