Glenn Cuiellette got the Bismarck Bucks going early.
Cuilellette threw for three touchdowns and ran for another in the first half, staking the Bucks to a big lead early on Saturday night at the Event Center. The Bucks improved to 3-1 with a 61-39 IFL win over the Northern Arizona Wranglers.
JT Stokes caught a 30-yard TD pass from Cuilette on the first play of the game and later added a 33-yard TD catch.
Justin Rankin scored on a 6-yard cutback run to cap the Bucks’ second possession.
Mike Carrigan also hauled in a TD pass as the Bucks built a 34-13 halftime lead.
Raheem Harvey rushed for two touchdowns in the second half for the Bucks. Carrigan added another two touchdown catches on long strikes from Cuiellette.
The Wranglers fell to 0-2 with the loss.
Bismarck (3-1) travels to Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday, May 29, to take on the Iowa Barnstormers.