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College Football: Ring scores but UMD bowls out of playoffs


MARYVILLE, MO. — Brainerd High School graduate Colby Ring returned an interception for a touchdown as Minnesota-Duluth lost to Northwest Missouri State 45-21 in the second round of the NCAA Division II playoffs Saturday.

Ring, a senior inside linebacker, scored on a 48-yard pick six in the fourth quarter for the No. 5 Bulldogs, who dug themselves a 31-0 third-quarter hole.

Appearing in the NCAA Division II postseason for a sixth straight year, the Bulldogs finished 11-2.

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