ON THE ROAD AGAIN: Thunder stay in Indiana for Opening Round
INDIANAPOLIS - For the second year in a row, Trine (10-0, 6-0 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) opens the playoffs on the road. This time Trine travels to DePauw University (9-1, 6-0 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) in the NCAA Division III football playoffs.
DePauw, located in Greencastle, Indiana, is ranked number 22 in the weekly d3football.com poll and 18th in American Football Coaches Association Poll.
Trine is eighth in the current AFCA poll and 14th in the d3football.com poll.
The Thunder clinched their third straight NCAA playoff berth and third consecutive MIAA title Saturday with a 58-16 win over Albion. Previously unbeaten DePauw is fresh off a 47-0 loss to arch-rival Wabash Saturday.
The winner of the first round contest will face the winner of Wisconsin-Whitewater and Franklin November 27.
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