2013-14 coaching carousel

September 5, 2014 Triple Take: We predict the weekend's games From the Delaware valley (and Delaware Valley) to the Pacific Northwest, Ryan, Keith and Pat predict this weekend's games. It's Triple Take, on the site every Friday.

September 4, 2014 Around the Region returns In addition to a national columnist, yes, we have regional columns as well. Each week seven columnists cover regions of the country to bring you even more in-depth coverage, starting this week. Check them out!

September 2, 2014 Around the Nation: A new-look classic Hampden-Sydney and Wabash, two all-male schools, are squaring off in football this weekend for the first time. As we simultaneously pass the baton to a new Around the Nation columnist, Ryan Tipps introduces the Gentlemen's Classic, and himself as well.

August 27, 2014 Kickoff: Haven't subscribed yet? The exclusive online preview of the entire Division III football season is here! Who will knock UW-Whitewater off their perch? And is D-III that far off from scholarship football? Jake Kumerow can answer that. Find out in Kickoff 2014!

July 16, 2014 Preseason D3football.com Top 25 poll UW-Whitewater receives all the No. 1 votes. Who do the voters think are the biggest challenges to a Warhawk repeat? Check out the full ranking.

July 12, 2014 It's time to get Kickoff 2014! Our 10th annual Kickoff online publication will be released on or about Aug. 26! Pre-order now and avoid the rush!

June 3, 2014 Alfred promotes assistant coach Bob Rankl got the call to move up at Alfred after Dave Murray departed to take the head coaching position at Hamilton.

May 16, 2014 Westfield removes interim tag from Kowalski After being named interim head coach earlier in the offseason, Pete Kowalski has been officially named the head football coach at Westfield State.

May 15, 2014 Alfred's Murray is new Hamilton head football coach Dave Murray, head football coach at Alfred since 1998, has been named head football coach at Hamilton.

May 7, 2014 Miller returns to sidelines at Wisconsin Lutheran The program's first coach will relinquish vice president of student affairs duties and become its third coach.

April 28, 2014 2014 team-by-team schedules The Division III football schedule is loaded up and on D3football.com. Check out the list, including the gantlet that UW-La Crosse is running early in the season.

April 28, 2014 Southern Virginia changes coaches twice Jason Walker was first hired as defensive coordinator, then head coach in separate transactions taking place at Southern Virginia a little over a month apart this spring.

April 27, 2014 Volpone named coach at Castleton Endicott assistant coach Tony Volpone is taking over as Spartans head coach.

April 24, 2014 Murphy changes role with Wisconsin Lutheran Ben Murphy, who was head coach for one season, cited time with family as reason for decision for stepping back as Warriors' head coach.

April 10, 2014 Hanover coordinator takes over at Bluffton Denny Dorel replaces Tyson Veidt, who took an assistant coaching job at Division I Toledo.

April 1, 2014 Clements moves to D-II, Del Val promotes Greco Delaware Valley coach as Jim Clements has resigned to take over as head coach at Division II Kutztown. Assistant head coach/offensive coordinator Duke Greco has been moved into the head coach spot.

March 31, 2014 Ramler named head coach at St. Scholastica Kurt Ramler, former head coach at Carleton and most recently offensive coordinator at St. John's, takes over the St. Scholastica program.

March 14, 2014 Elmhurst names Planz head coach Elmhurst has named Ron Planz, most recently an assistant coach at Minnesota State-Mankato, as its new head football coach.

February 14, 2014 Widener coach leaving for Syracuse Bobby Acosta became the third D-III head coach in 13 months to get hired at Syracuse, and Widener will soon have its third head coach in as many seasons.

February 13, 2014 Adam steps down as Elmhurst coach Elmhurst head football coach Joe Adam has announced his resignation to accept an assistant coaching job at Syracuse.

February 11, 2014 Duerr named Beloit football coach Seth Duerr, a D3football.com All-American at Wooster, was named Beloit football coach.

February 10, 2014 Southern Virginia coach moves to Frostburg State DeLane Fitzgerald, who helped shepherd Southern Virginia into Division III football, moves a few hours up I-81.

February 6, 2014 Anderson promoted to Oberlin head coach Oberlin announced the appointment of Jay Anderson as the school's head football coach. He had been the program's defensive coordinator.

January 30, 2014 Averett hires longtime Ferrum assistant Cleive Adams, who has has served as Ferrum's defensive coordinator since 2007, is the third head coach in Averett history.

January 30, 2014 St. Scholastica coach retires After six years at St. Scholastica and 27 as a Division III head coach, Greg Carlson told his staff and his team that he is retiring from the profession.

January 26, 2014 St. Francis assistant named Westminster (Pa.) coach Westminster (Pa.) has named Scott Benzel as head coach. Benzel previously was the associate head coach and co-defensive coordinator at Division I Saint Francis

January 10, 2014 Saint Vincent tabs Ron Dolciato as eighth head football coach Saint Vincent announced today that Ron Dolciato, associate head coach and offensive coordinator at John Carroll, has been named SVC's head football coach.

December 31, 2013 St. Norbert hires Colby assistant St. Norbert has named Steve Opgenorth as its head football coach. He's spent the past two years as offensive coordinator at Colby.

December 30, 2013 Alum returns to coach E&H after 15 years in D-I A 1982 graduate of E&H, Curt Newsome returns to replace Don Montgomery and become the program's 20th head coach.

December 23, 2013 Castleton State coach resigns Castleton State football coach Marc Klatt has resigned after three years at the helm of the Spartans.

December 22, 2013 Wheaton assistant takes Whitworth job Rod Sandberg, a longtime defensive assistant coach at Wheaton (Ill.), has been selected as the head football coach at Whitworth.

December 19, 2013 Sheptock steps down at Wilkes After 18 seasons, 107 wins, Frank Sheptock leaves the Wilkes head coaching job to become an athletic administrator.

December 17, 2013 Helminiak has interim tag removed Steve Helminiak, who took over the Loras program with three games left in a 1-9 season, will remain on as head coach.

December 16, 2013 Ponx tabbed as Aurora head coach Aurora University announced today that former North Central assistant Rick Ponx has been named its new head football coach.

December 6, 2013 Oberlin coach steps down Jeff Ramsey's 15-year head coaching career comes to a close at Oberlin, where 42-108 could be considered Hall of Fame-worthy.

November 26, 2013 Frostburg State coach retires Frostburg State coach Tom Rogish announced that he is retiring after guiding the program for the past six years.

November 25, 2013 Don Montgomery steps down at E&H After nine years and a 45-45 record, the former Mount Union defensive coordinator is out as head coach of the Wasps.

November 25, 2013 Westminster's Hand steps down Westminster (Pa.) has announced that Jeff Hand has resigned as head football coach. He was 34-55 in nine seasons.

November 24, 2013 St. Norbert coach steps down St. Norbert football coach Jim Purtill announced he has resigned from his position after 15 seasons. Purtill, 58, led the Green Knights to 11 MWC championships and 10 playoff trips.

November 22, 2013 Beloit football coach Brann resigns Athletic director Peggy Carl announced that football coach Chris Brann has resigned his position effective immediately. Brann recently finished his eighth season with the Buccaneers.

November 20, 2013 Averett coach resigns after 12 seasons Mike Dunlevy didn't start the program, but he coached it to a USA South co-championship and three seven-win seasons.

November 20, 2013 Tully resigns after 19 seasons at Whitworth After 24 years as a head coach, 19 of them at Whitworth, John Tully resigns as Pirates coach.

November 20, 2013 Urban takes over for former coach at Trinity In 2002, Jerheme Urban was a D3football.com first-team All-American. As recently as two years ago he was playing in the NFL. Now he's the head coach at his alma mater.

November 19, 2013 Colbert let go at St. Vincent After Bob Colbert helped St. Vincent restart its football team, the program again fell on hard times, having gone 0-10 each of the past two seasons.

November 19, 2013 Dale Olmsted named Nichols football coach Nichols athletic director Charlie Robert has announced the hiring of Dale Olmsted as its new head football coach. Olmsted replaces Kevin Loney, who resigned over the weekend.

November 1, 2013 Loras coach out on eve of game Paul Mierkiewicz resigned less than a day before his Loras Duhawks take on Central. Loras is 1-6.

October 31, 2013 Mooney out, Mumme in at LaGrange There's a Mumme head coaching in Division III again, except this time it's Matt Mumme, who takes over at LaGrange after Todd Mooney suddenly stepped down.

October 30, 2013 Westfield State coach announces retirement Westfield State University long-time football head coach Steve Marino has announced his retirement, effective the end of the 2013 season.

2012-13 coaching carousel Get up to date on all of the offseason head coaching moves.

Sep. 13: All times Eastern
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Hobart 28, at Endicott 18
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Buffalo State 60, at Manchester 32
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Montclair State 7, at Salve Regina 6
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at Western Connecticut 58, Nichols 0
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Alfred 34, at RPI 31
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Brockport State 17, at Cortland State 14
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at Plymouth State 30, Mount Ida 24
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Bridgewater State 29, at William Paterson 20
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Rowan 31, at Framingham State 21
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at MIT 38, Becker 14
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at Western New England 17, Westfield State 14
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Stevenson 7, at King's 0
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Lycoming 26, at Albright 0
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at Muhlenberg 42, Franklin and Marshall 7
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at Moravian 28, McDaniel 7
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Norwich 10, at St. Lawrence 7
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Elmhurst 33, at Olivet 27
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Illinois Wesleyan 35, at Albion 28
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at Hampden-Sydney 35, Christopher Newport 30
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Wheaton (Ill.) 26, at Kalamazoo 12
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Widener 45, at Lebanon Valley 3
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at Adrian 40, Carthage 14
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at Juniata 38, Dickinson 35
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at Randolph-Macon 48, Averett 16
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at Trine 28, Millikin 14
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at Wilkes 41, Misericordia 7
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at Ursinus 31, Gettysburg 14
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Utica 23, at Union 16
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at Concordia (Mich.) 23, Anderson 18
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Morrisville State 43, at Hartwick 40
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N.C. Wesleyan 27, at Lincoln (Pa.) 0
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Greenville 44, at Minnesota-Morris 9
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Johns Hopkins 27, at Susquehanna 20
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Capital 54, at Earlham 20
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Emory and Henry 14, at Maryville (Tenn.) 13
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UW-Whitewater 42, at Franklin 13
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Centre 34, at Defiance 7
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Thomas More 45, at Hanover 16
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at Hope 37, Augustana 27
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at Waynesburg 35, St. Vincent 24
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Millsaps 30, at Mount St. Joseph 22
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Oberlin 47, at Kenyon 28
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at Baldwin Wallace 32, Bluffton 20
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at Simpson 22, UW-River Falls 6
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St. Scholastica 41, at Iowa Wesleyan 14
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at UW-Platteville 26, Dubuque 21
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at Trinity International 49, Wisconsin Lutheran 22
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Augsburg 55, at Concordia (Wis.) 45
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at Sewanee 21, Washington and Lee 19
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at Wartburg 31, Bethel 14
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at Carleton 40, Knox 14
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Gustavus Adolphus 42, at Lake Forest 9
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Luther 20, at St. Olaf 3
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at Concordia-Moorhead 30, Buena Vista 9
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North Central (Ill.) 51, at St. Norbert 17
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Texas Lutheran 37, at Hardin-Simmons 14
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at Ripon 24, Rockford 14
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at Beloit 27, Grinnell 23
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at Carroll 34, Benedictine 6
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at Southwestern 27, Sul Ross State 20
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at MacMurray 42, Martin Luther 36
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Westminster (Mo.) 34, at Crown 13
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Northwestern (Minn.) 48, at Eureka 16
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Marian (Ind.) 24, at UW-Oshkosh 20
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at Occidental 34, Puget Sound 32
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at St. Thomas 46, UW-La Crosse 0
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at Coast Guard 42, Merchant Marine 31
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Maine Maritime 42, at Anna Maria 12
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Howard Payne 27, at Wayland Baptist 21
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at UW-Stout 21, Loras 17
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at Alcorn St. 52, Louisiana College 10
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Rochester 35, at Alfred State 21
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at Pacific Lutheran 35, Cal Lutheran 28
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Whitworth 30, at Whittier 17
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at Willamette 34, Trinity (Texas) 10
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at LaGrange 28, Berry 27
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Wesley 43, at Salisbury 5
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at Geneva 42, Grove City 0
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Washington and Jefferson 56, at Westminster (Pa.) 21
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at Alma 31, North Park 7
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Frostburg State 20, at Shenandoah 10
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at Bridgewater (Va.) 43, Greensboro 14
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at Guilford 52, Methodist 20
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at Rose-Hulman 74, Illinois College 68
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Bethany 45, at Thiel 24
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at Hiram 37, Denison 26
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St. John's 31, at UW-Eau Claire 7
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at Huntingdon 29, Birmingham-Southern 12
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at Rhodes 46, Washington U. 22
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at Chicago 38, Concordia-Chicago 0
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 36, Redlands 0
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Monmouth 28, at Central 21
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at Hendrix 24, Bacone 14
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at East Texas Baptist 43, Austin 27
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at Hamline 23, Macalester 13
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Coe 50, at Cornell 21
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at Lawrence 59, Maranatha Baptist 0
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La Verne 47, at George Fox 33
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at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 36, Lewis and Clark 14
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Linfield 21, at Chapman 14
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Christopher Newport at N.C. Wesleyan
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Framingham State at Fitchburg State
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St. John Fisher at Brockport State
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DePauw at Wittenberg
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UW-Stout at Wartburg
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UW-Oshkosh at South Dakota State
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UW-Platteville at North Central (Ill.)
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Mary Hardin-Baylor at UW-La Crosse
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Linfield at Redlands
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UW-Whitewater at TCNJ
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Mount Union at Muskingum
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Heidelberg at John Carroll
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King's at Lycoming
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Rowan at Wesley
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Coast Guard at Hampden-Sydney
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Wabash at Denison
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Thomas More at Thiel
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Hartwick at Ithaca
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Hobart at Curry
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Moravian at Johns Hopkins
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St. Olaf at Bethel
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UW-Eau Claire at Wheaton (Ill.)
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Illinois Wesleyan at Simpson
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Sep. 13: All times Eastern
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Wesley 43, at Salisbury 5
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 36, Redlands 0
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Linfield 21, at Chapman 14
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Thomas More 45, at Hanover 16
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UW-Whitewater 42, at Franklin 13
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Johns Hopkins 27, at Susquehanna 20
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at Hampden-Sydney 35, Christopher Newport 30
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Wheaton (Ill.) 26, at Kalamazoo 12
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Illinois Wesleyan 35, at Albion 28
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Lycoming 26, at Albright 0
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at St. Thomas 46, UW-La Crosse 0
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Hobart 28, at Endicott 18
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at Wartburg 31, Bethel 14
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Marian (Ind.) 24, at UW-Oshkosh 20
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at UW-Platteville 26, Dubuque 21
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North Central (Ill.) 51, at St. Norbert 17
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at Pacific Lutheran 35, Cal Lutheran 28
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