Recent Football News
Monday, September 29, 2014
Weekly Football Notebook - Sept. 29
All 10 league teams are in action this weekend and will be for every weekend in October with five league games slated every Saturday for the entire month. Three games this weekend will feature ranked vs. ranked MVFC teams.
Monday, September 29, 2014
Two Receive National Player of the Week Honors
QB Mike Perish of Indiana State and PK Michael Schmadeke of UNI have earned national player of the week honors from multiple organizations after their performances this past Saturday.
Monday, September 29, 2014
Eight, yes, Eight Teams Ranked
A total of eight Valley Football teams are ranked in this week's Top-25 polls -- that sets a league record. Indiana State (ranked in The Sports Network) and Missouri State (ranked in the coaches poll), join six other Valley Football schools ranked in both polls. North Dakota State holds the top spot in each.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Valley Football Players of the Week
This week's Missouri Valley Football Conference Players of the Week include QB Mike Perish of Indiana State; LB Connor Underwood of Indiana State; PK Michael Schmadeke of UNI; WR Gary Owens of Indiana State; and OG Rocco Ammons of Illinois State.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
NDSU Names Larsen Director of Athletics
North Dakota State University President Dean Bresciani today announced Matt Larsen has been named NDSU’s 18th director of athletics, effective October 14.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Zenner Represents MVFC on Good Works Team
South Dakota State University running back Zach Zenner was named Tuesday to the 2014 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team for his community service efforts.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Valley Football - Weekly Notebook (Sept. 22)
It’s the lightest week of the 2014 schedule with five of the league’s 10 teams on bye weeks. Three league teams host non-conference games, while the 30th season of MVFC football begins Saturday as Southern Illinois hosts Western Illinois at 6 pm CT.
Monday, September 22, 2014
Seven Teams Ranked in Top 25
Seven MVFC schools are ranked in the FCS coaches poll this week, which is a league record. The MVFC has had six teams ranked in a poll five previous occasions. All 10 schools are receiving votes.