Easton threw a 41-yard pass to Ward to start a four play, 74-yard drive that would end with the Bulldogs' first touchdown - and first lead - with 2:04 left to play.
Easton finished with 301 passing yards and Ward had eight receptions for 123 yards. Bryant (3-0) gained just 33 yards rushing, while the Black Bears finished with 125.
Bryant's Tom Alberti kicked a field goal to bring the Bulldogs within four, 10-6, to close out the first half. Neither team scored again until Bryant's TD late in the fourth.
Collins completed 9-of-19 passes for a total of 144 yards.