Recent Football News
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Weekly Football Notebook - Sept. 2
Nine of the league’s 10 teams are in action. Illinois State, which did not play last week, opens its season at home against Mississippi Valley State. Missouri State (at Oklahoma State) and Western Illinois (at Wisconsin) take to the road to battle FBS programs on national TV.
Monday, September 01, 2014
Three Valley Football Players Earn National Honors
Three Valley Football players have been honored nationally for the their performances in wins last week: RB John Crockett and DE Kyle Emanuel of North Dakota State; and DE Colby Isbell of Missouri State.
Monday, September 01, 2014
Five Valley Football Teams Ranked
North Dakota State returned to its familiar perch as the No. 1 team in the Sports Network FCS Top 25 poll Monday, Sept. 1, after powering its way to 34 unanswered points in a 34-14 win at Iowa State on opening weekend. They are joined by four other MVFC teams in the Sports Network Top 25.
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Valley Football Players of the Week
This week's Missouri Valley Football Conference Players of the Week are RB John Crockett of North Dakota State; DE Kyle Emanuel of North Dakota State; P/PK Joey Cejudo of Youngstown State; DE Colby Isbell of Missouri State; and LT Joe Haeg of North Dakota State.
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Bison Set FCS All-Time Record
John Crockett rushed for 138 yards and three touchdowns to power North Dakota State to its FCS- and school-record 25th straight victory 34-14 at Iowa State on Saturday. The previous record was 24 (Montana, Penn).
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Vote for Your Top Players
In 2014, the Missouri Valley Football Conference will celebrate its 30th anniversary. Founded in 1985 as the Gateway Football Conference, the league has produced countless All-Americans and owns five national championships in its first 29 seasons.
Monday, August 25, 2014
2014 Season Begins Thursday
The 2014 Missouri Valley Football Conference season begins Thursday, Aug. 28, with three non-league games. Six games are on Saturday -- all on national TV and all against FBS schools.
Friday, August 08, 2014
Four Teams in Sports Network Top 25
Four Valley Football teams -- including three in the Top 10 -- are in the Sports Network Top 25 rankings, announced Friday. North Dakota State is No. 2, behind Eastern Washington.