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Union looks for first win in league game at Springfield

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SCHENECTADY, NY -- Union College's football squad is on the road for the first time in three weeks. The Dutchmen will play at Springfield College for a Liberty League contest Saturday at 12 p.m.

The Dutchmen will look to bounce back from a 30-20 home defeat to St. Lawrence. It was only the third time in 22 years that the Saints downed Union. Running back Darnel Thomas had a big day for the hosts as he led Union with 122 yards on nine carries. It was his second career 100 yard rushing game. The defense continues to impress, allowing 81 yards rushing per game with two games under 80 yards rushing by the opponent. Jake LaRovera leads the squad in tackles with 22 and Jake Lebowitz had a 17 yard touchdown run on a fumble recovery against St. Lawrence.

Last season against Springfield, Thomas and T.J. Franzese each had 94 yards rushing while Connor Eck passed for three touchdowns in a 49-21 win at Frank Bailey Field. Springfield leads the all-time series, 9-7 after last season's meeting, which was the first for Springfield in Liberty League play.

The Pride is 3-1 and opened 3-0 including shutout wins over Huson at and Mt. Ida. But Rochester pulled out a last minute 36-35 home win over Springfield last week. Springfield leads all of NCAA Division III in rushing offense while the Dutchmen have the top rushing defense in the league.

Follow the game with the links at UnionAthletics.com, and the game will be live on The Dutchmen Radio Network, WABY-AM 1160 and WPTR-AM (CBS Sports Radio Sporty 1240 AM).

After this week, Union will return home to host WPI for Homecoming & Family Weekend on October 12 at 1:30 p.m.

Nov. 18: All times Eastern
Final
Husson 23, at Springfield 21
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at Berry 34, Huntingdon 20
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at Delaware Valley 35, Western New England 0
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at Brockport 66, Plymouth State 0
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Frostburg State 35, at Wittenberg 7
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at Mount Union 21, Washington and Lee 0
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at Wesley 45, RPI 27
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at Washington and Jefferson 31, Johns Hopkins 28
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at Trine 63, Monmouth 24
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 50, Chapman 6
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Case Western Reserve 28, at Illinois Wesleyan 0
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at UW-Oshkosh 63, Lakeland 0
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at St. Thomas 47, Eureka 8
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at Wartburg 35, Franklin 34
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at North Central (Ill.) 17, St. John's 7
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at Linfield 27, Hardin-Simmons 13
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Nov. 25: All times Eastern
12:00 PM
Wesley at Brockport
12:00 PM
Case Western Reserve at Mount Union
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12:00 PM
Frostburg State at Washington and Jefferson
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12:00 PM
Husson at Delaware Valley
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1:00 PM
Berry at St. Thomas
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1:00 PM
North Central (Ill.) at UW-Oshkosh
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1:00 PM
Linfield at Mary Hardin-Baylor
1:00 PM
Trine at Wartburg
Nov. 18: All times Eastern
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Muhlenberg 32, at Carnegie Mellon 6
@ Newark, Del.
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at Franklin and Marshall 21, Widener 7
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Susquehanna 28, at Albright 9
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at Berry 34, Huntingdon 20
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at Brockport 66, Plymouth State 0
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at Mount Union 21, Washington and Lee 0
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at Trine 63, Monmouth 24
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Final
at Wesley 45, RPI 27
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Final
at Washington and Jefferson 31, Johns Hopkins 28
Video Box Score Recap
Final
Frostburg State 35, at Wittenberg 7
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at Delaware Valley 35, Western New England 0
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Husson 23, at Springfield 21
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at Framingham State 48, Curry 14
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Cortland 35, at Union 28
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Case Western Reserve 28, at Illinois Wesleyan 0
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Final - OT
at Wartburg 35, Franklin 34
Video Preview Box Score Live stats Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 50, Chapman 6
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at UW-Oshkosh 63, Lakeland 0
Video Box Score Recap Photos
Final
at North Central (Ill.) 17, St. John's 7
Video Box Score Recap
Final
at St. Thomas 47, Eureka 8
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Final
at Linfield 27, Hardin-Simmons 13
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at Ithaca 27, Salisbury 17
@ Newark, Del.
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at WPI 17, SUNY-Maritime 3
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Nov. 19: All times Eastern
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at Alfred 29, Stevenson 16
@ University of Delaware
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