Recent Football News
Monday, February 01, 2016
MVFC / ESPN Announce Multi-Year Agreement
ESPN and the Missouri Valley Football Conference have announced a multi-year agreement that will provide increased coverage of conference games on ESPN3 through the 2023 season.
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
MVFC Headlines CSN Fabulous Fifty
The best 50 student-athletes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision have been named to the College Sporting News 2015 Fabulous Fifty FCS All-America Team. The 11 selections for the MVFC are second among all FCS leagues.
Monday, January 11, 2016
Tanney Named Western Illinois AD
Western Illinois University President Jack Thomas removed the interim tag and named Matt Tanney, J.D. in charge of Leatherneck Athletics. Thomas made the announcement Monday (Jan. 11) in an afternoon press conference inside the University Union.
Monday, January 11, 2016
Five Teams Ranked in Final Polls
Newly minted FCS champion North Dakota State was voted the unanimous No. 1 team in the country in the season’s final FCS polls. The Bison were joined by four other MVFC teams in the rankings.
Saturday, January 09, 2016
Bison Make College Football History
North Dakota State scored on its first four possessions and rolled to a 37-10 victory over No. 1 seed Jacksonville State in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game before a record crowd of 21,836 at Toyota Stadium on Saturday, Jan. 9.
Friday, January 08, 2016
Eight in MVFC Honored by FCS ADA
The 52 winners of the 18th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Academic All-Star Team were announced by the FCS ADA, today. Eight of the student-athletes are from the MVFC.
Friday, January 08, 2016
NCAA to Play FCS Title Game in Frisco Through 2020
The NCAA has agreed to a four-year extension with Frisco, Texas, to continue holding the Division I Football Championship title game at Toyota Stadium, hosted by the Southland Conference, the city of Frisco and Hunt Sports Ventures. The extension will keep the championship game in Frisco through 2020.
Friday, January 08, 2016
Wentz Takes Home Elite 90 Honor
FRISCO, Texas - North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz for the third straight season won the NCAA Elite 90 Award presented at the NCAA Division I football championship banquet Friday, Jan. 8, at the Frisco Convention Center.