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  1. GLIAC Games Of The Week: Wayne State Aims To Upset Grand Valley

    GLIAC Games Of The Week: Wayne State Aims To Upset Grand Valley

    Sep 22, 2022

    Davenport sits alone atop the GLIAC after a 31-21 win over visiting Northern Michigan in Week 3 — of course, it was the only conference game thus far. The next conference matchup of the 2022 season headlines Week 4, Davenport returns to non-conference competition in one of the week's top out-of-league contests, and GLIAC counterparts Grand Valley and Wayne State meet in a unique non-conference date.
  2. GLIAC Games Of The Week: SVSU Riding High After Top 10 Rout

    GLIAC Games Of The Week: SVSU Riding High After Top 10 Rout

    Sep 15, 2022

    Every team in the GLIAC has at least one win through the season’s first two weeks after a collective 6-1 showing in Week 2.
  3. SAC Games of the Week: Lenoir-Rhyne Can Plant Its Flag In Week 2

    SAC Games of the Week: Lenoir-Rhyne Can Plant Its Flag In Week 2

    Sep 9, 2022

    The top matchup on the Div. II docket in Week 2 emanates from the South Atlantic Conference footprint.
  4. GLIAC Games of the Week: Ferris State, GVSU Face Top 25 Road Challenges

    GLIAC Games of the Week: Ferris State, GVSU Face Top 25 Road Challenges

    Sep 8, 2022

    GLIAC football opened the 2022 campaign on a strong note, going 5-2 with a few statement wins and thrillers in non-conference matchups.
  5. Ferris State Looking To Feed Off National Championship Momentum For 2022

    Ferris State Looking To Feed Off National Championship Momentum For 2022

    Sep 7, 2022

    Each year, before the start of a new season, Ferris State head football coach Tony Annese becomes nervous. It doesn't matter how the previous season turned out; the butterflies in his stomach always feel as if he's coaching his first game.
  6. Lenoir-Rhyne Has A New Look And Feel For 2022 Season

    Lenoir-Rhyne Has A New Look And Feel For 2022 Season

    Sep 7, 2022

    The start of a new football season brings a mixture of excitement and anticipation every year. No matter what happened the season before, fans, players and coaches can start with a clean slate.
  7. Lockdown Corners, Game-Changing Safeties Among D-II DBs To Watch

    Lockdown Corners, Game-Changing Safeties Among D-II DBs To Watch

    Sep 1, 2022

    A top-flight defensive back has the ability to flip a game like few other positions. As passing offenses have proliferated in recent years, defensive backs take on more challenges, serving to heighten the importance of solid play in the secondary.
  8. Returning All-Americans Among The D-II Linebackers To Watch

    Returning All-Americans Among The D-II Linebackers To Watch

    Aug 31, 2022

    A linebacker's role in a defense has evolved with the times in college football, but the position's importance has never changed. Linebackers often function as the eyes of a defense and are often tasked with stuffing the run, but they double as vital pass-rushers and, with the proliferation of pass-heavy offenses, can even function as hybrid defensive backs.
  9. GLIAC Games of the Week: Top 5 Showdown Pits GVSU Against Mines

    GLIAC Games of the Week: Top 5 Showdown Pits GVSU Against Mines

    Aug 31, 2022

    The GLIAC sees five of its seven teams in action on Thursday night to open the 2022 season, including a top 10 showdown. National championship credentials will be checked straight away in a huge opening weekend for GLIAC teams.
  10. QBs Beware: D-II D-Linemen To Watch Pack A Punch In The Backfield

    QBs Beware: D-II D-Linemen To Watch Pack A Punch In The Backfield

    Aug 29, 2022

    In the same way offensive line performance dictates success with the ball, the play of the fellas up front does the same for a defense.
  11. Championship Contenders Build Around Top O-Lines; Star Tight Ends Return

    Championship Contenders Build Around Top O-Lines; Star Tight Ends Return

    Aug 28, 2022

    Championship football starts up front; look no further than Ferris State.
  12. Hard-Hitting Defensive Dynamos Headline GLIAC Players To Watch

    Hard-Hitting Defensive Dynamos Headline GLIAC Players To Watch

    Aug 25, 2022

    GLIAC Players to Watch As college football becomes more of an offensive game at every level, the GLIAC is a something of a throwback coming into the 2022 season. A variety of the conference’s top returning players are on the defense.
  13. Highlight-Reel Receivers Return Around D-II In 2022

    Highlight-Reel Receivers Return Around D-II In 2022

    Aug 22, 2022

    Since Jack Schneider caught Bradbury Robinson's toss for the first reception in football history 117 years ago, pass-catchers have grown ever increasingly vital to the game. To wit, there were an incredible 22 players to eclipse 1,000 yards receiving at the Div. II level in 2021.
  14. Frosh Phenoms Turned Super Sophs Headline D-II Running Backs

    Frosh Phenoms Turned Super Sophs Headline D-II Running Backs

    Aug 18, 2022

    Ground games on the Div. II landscape a season ago proved to be a youth movement. Two of the nation's top four, three of the top six, and four of the leading 13 rushers in 2021 were freshmen. All return in 2022 to build on their impressive debuts.
  15. Bagent, Alt Among The D-II Quarterbacks To Watch In 2022

    Bagent, Alt Among The D-II Quarterbacks To Watch In 2022

    Aug 17, 2022

    No position commands the spotlight more prominently than quarterback. In the 2022 season, Div. II is rife with playmakers made to shine in pressure-packed moments.