Recent Football News
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Allstate, AFCA Announce Nominees for 2014 Good Works Team®
Six student-athletes from the MVFC join a record-breaking group of 182 football student-athletes nationwide to be nominated for the Allstate AFCA (American Football Coaches Association) Good Works Team, as announced today (July 15) by the national organization.
Monday, July 14, 2014
2014 Valley Football Television Package
Approximately 50 league games will air on a myriad of television networks during the 2014 season, the Missouri Valley Football Conference announced today. The Conference will produce seven league games – including five Homecoming games -- as part of its 2014 Game of the Week package.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Pair on Buchanan Watch List
Safeties Colten Heagle of North Dakota State and Caleb Schaffitzel of Missouri State represent the Missouri Valley Football Conference on the Buck Buchanan Award Watch List, announced by the Sports Network.
Monday, July 07, 2014
Three in MVFC on Payton Watch List
RB David Johnson of UNI, RB Zach Zenner of South Dakota State and TE MyCole Pruitt of Southern Illinois have been named on the 20-player Walter Payton Award Watch List as announced by the Sports Network.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
Sports Network Preseason All-Americans
The Sports Network announced its 2014 preseason All-America Team today, and it includes 101 players, spread out among 59 schools and all 13 FCS conferences. The MVFC, home to three-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State, had the most first-team selections with eight,
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Valley Football Announces 2013-14 Honor Roll
Twenty-two student-athletes highlight the 2013-14 Missouri Valley Football Honor Roll, as announced by the league office today. Those 22 student-athletes earned the league’s highest academic achievement by capturing the Missouri Valley Football Conference President’s Council Academic Excellence Award.
Monday, June 16, 2014
Gene Taylor to Leave NDSU
Long-time intercollegiate athletics administrator Gene Taylor has been selected as the deputy director for the intercollegiate athletics program at the University of Iowa. Taylor will remain the athletic director at North Dakota State through the month of July.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
5 Teams Ranked in Preseason Poll
Five Missouri Valley Football Conference teams are ranked in the pre-season Athlon Sports College Football Poll. Three-time defending national champ North Dakota State is ranked No. 2 to lead the way for the MVFC.