Category: Division-III Football

Battering Running Game Punishes Jamestown in 40-13 Concordia College Win

Concordia College rolled into Jamestown looking to prove that they could dominate both sides of the line. Mission accomplished. The Cobbers rolled up 515 yards of offense, including 291 on the ground, while holding the Jimmies to 45 yards rushing in a 40-13 win. It was the exact kind of start they wanted to make…

St. Thomas Gets All They Can Handle in Win Over Wisconsin-Eau Claire

The Tommies entered the season ranked No. 11 nationally in Division-III football, and early on looked like they were going to run all over Wisconsin-Eau Claire. However, a feverish fourth quarter nearly led to a huge upset as the Tommies held on for the victory and moved to 1-0 on the season. St. Thomas jumped…

Hamline Pipers Play Beautiful Music in 37-6 Victory over Cougars

The legend of the Pied Piper of Hamlin is one that dates back to the 1600s. The legend tells of a piper who was angered when the people refused to pay a tribute to him, so he played and led the children away from the town never to be seen again. The legend seems a…

Augsburg Sees Offense Stifled, Defense Flustered in 40-3 Defeat to Wartburg

The new season always brings hope for a new run of success, but if the first game is any indication this may be a long year for the Auggies. The Knights held Augsburg to just 164 yards of total offense, including just five yards rushing. It was a decisive win on both sides of the…

Mitch Hendricks Calms the Storm in 44-17 Rout for Gustavus Adolphus

One thing is absolutely sure about the Gustavus Adolphus offense this season: they are really good. After rolling up 44 points and 389 yards of offense there can be little doubt at this point. The Gusties sure taught the Crown College Storm that lesson Saturday afternoon in a 44-17 victory in the season opener for…

Sam Sura, Defense Power Johnnies to 27-8 Win in Season Opener

St. John’s had a great defensive scheme to shut down the Wisconsin-River Falls Falcons, and that plan was run to perfection. The Johnnies controlled the line of scrimmage with a pounding ground attack led by Sam Sura, and stifled the Falcons offense with a pressure defense that allowed only six first downs on their way…

MIAC Featured Game of the Week: Coach’s Wisdom Gains Macalester Scots the “Book of Knowledge” Trophy

For the 61st time in the two schools history, the Carleton Knights and the Macalester Scots squared off against each other in a battle of Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) foes. The Knights have owned a decided edge over the years, dominating the series 51-8-1, including victories in the last 11 meetings. Since 1998 the…