Lane (1-1, 0-1 SIAC) led 24-7 at halftime and added another score and two-point conversion on its first drive of the second half to take a 32-7 lead.
But the Wildcats (1-1, 1-0 SIAC) bounced back, scoring on four straight drives to take a 36-32 lead into the fourth quarter. They held on to win 50-38.
Otis Brown led the way offensively for FVSU, completing 11-of-18 passes for 198 yards and a touchdown. The sophomore added a pair of touchdowns on the ground. He finished with 95 yards on 13 carries.
The Wildcats visit Clark Atlanta Saturday, September 19. Kickoff is at 2 p.m.