Eureka Red Devils

Overall record: 4-6 - Conference: 1-2
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/5 vs. Knox W, 28-13
9/12 at Concordia-Chicago L, 34-21
9/19 vs. Martin Luther W, 41-34
9/26 at UW-Stout L, 40-6
10/3 vs. Greenville * • L, 20-13
10/10 vs. Westminster (Mo.) * • L, 35-34
10/17 vs. LaGrange L, 37-10
10/24 at MacMurray * • W, 63-44
10/30 vs. St. Scholastica
@ Metrodome
W, 21-20
11/7 vs. Crown L, 69-63
Overall record: 4-6 - Conference: 1-2
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
10/3 vs. Greenville * • L, 20-13
10/10 vs. Westminster (Mo.) * • L, 35-34
10/24 at MacMurray * • W, 63-44

2009

Schools Conf All
Martin Luther 4-0 7-3
Greenville 3-0 7-3
Northwestern (Minn.) 3-1 5-5
Westminster (Mo.) 2-1 5-5
St. Scholastica 2-2 4-6
Eureka 1-2 4-6
Crown 1-3 4-6
MacMurray 0-3 1-9
Minnesota-Morris 0-4 4-6

What We're Reading

  • »Iowa Wesleyan cuts half its majors
  • IWC serves 600 full and part-time students. Sixteen of its 32 major academic programs are going to be cut. That will result in a loss of 45 staff and faculty members.
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  • Deadspin's take on how Division III football drives enrollment leaned heavily on analysis from D3football.com's Pat Coleman. Good take on D-III, actually.
  • »The D-III revolution
  • How America's most violent game may be saving liberal arts colleges.

Past Records

2014 (0-0, 0-0 UMAC)
2013 (8-2, 7-2 UMAC)
2012 (4-6, 3-5 UMAC)
2011 (4-6, 4-5 UMAC)
2010 (2-8, 2-5 UMAC)
2009 (4-6, 1-2 UMAC)
2008 (4-5, 3-4 SLIAC)
2007 (2-8, 2-5 IBFC)
2006 (0-10, 0-7 IBFC)
2005 (1-9, 1-6 IBFC)
2004 (3-7, 2-5 IBFC)
2003 (1-9, 1-6 IBFC)
2002 (2-8, 2-5 IBFC)
2001 (1-9, 1-6 IBFC)
2000 (2-8, 1-6 IBFC)
1999 (4-6, 3-4 IBFC)

Team Quick Facts

Eureka

Red Devils

Coach: Daniel Sullivan
Conference: UMAC
Enrollment: 713
Location: Eureka, IL
Colors: Maroon, Gold
Stadium: Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie FIeld (2500)
Surface: Grass

News Releases

September 7, 2013
Eureka Rallies to Win Lincoln Bowl Over Knox, 21-17
EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College junior quarterback Blake Robles (East Lake, Fla./East Lake...
September 6, 2012
Eureka/St. Scholastica Pregame Notes Package
The Eureka College football team will begin its fourth Upper Midwest Athletic Conference schedule...
September 1, 2012
On Opening Day, a big record falls
Sam Durley threw for a Division III record 736 yards for Eureka, Buffalo State had a big day and...
September 1, 2012
Eureka's Sam Durley breaks NCAA record in 62-55 win against Knox
Eureka College senior quarterback Sam Durley broke an NCAA single-game record with 736 passing...
August 30, 2012
Eureka/Knox Pregame Notes Package
Eureka will open its 109th season of football Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. against the Knox Prairie...
August 24, 2012
Eureka and Knox to Play in First Annual “Lincoln Bowl”
EUREKA, Ill. -- Longtime intercollegiate football rivals Eureka College and Knox College will...
March 29, 2012
Iowa Wesleyan to join UMAC
The Upper Midwest Athletic Conference, which lost Presentation earlier this year when it decided to...
January 31, 2012
Eureka Lands Six on UMAC All-Academic Team
ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Eureka College football team placed six of its student-athletes on the...
December 6, 2011
Eureka's Wes Schmidgall Named to D3Football.com All-Region Team
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Eureka College senior wide receiver Wes Schmidgall (Eureka, Ill./Eureka...
November 17, 2011
Eureka Lands Six on All-UMAC Team
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Six Eureka College football players have received All-Upper Midwest Athletic...
November 12, 2011
Eureka Drops Finale to UMAC Champ St. Scholastica, 48-7
EUREKA, Ill. – Upper Midwest Athletic Conference regular season champion St. Scholastica...
November 5, 2011
MacMurray Sinks Eureka, 40-21
JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – The Eureka College football team’s losing streak reached four games...
November 4, 2011
Eureka/MacMurray Pregame Notes Package
The Eureka College football team will take its second in-state road trip of the 2011 season on...
October 29, 2011
Northwestern Overwhelms Eureka at Dome Day, 53-14
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Eureka College football team held a 1-point lead after the first...
October 28, 2011
Eureka/Northwestern Pregame Notes Package
The Eureka College football team will participate in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Dome Day...
October 25, 2011
Eureka Football Duo Nabs Weekly Awards
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Eureka College football players Wes Schmidgall (Eureka, Ill./Eureka...
October 22, 2011
Late Score Lifts Greenville Over Eureka, 36-33
EUREKA, Ill. – Greenville quarterback Brendan Chambers threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Ryan...
October 22, 2011
Late Score Lifts Greenville Over Eureka, 36-33
EUREKA, Ill. – Greenville quarterback Brendan Chambers threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Ryan...
October 21, 2011
Eureka/Greenville Pregame Notes Package
For the first time in three weeks, the Eureka College football team will play a game on its home...
October 15, 2011
Eureka Win Streak Ends at Minnesota-Morris, 40-7
MORRIS, Minn. – Minnesota-Morris scored touchdowns on four of its first six possessions to...
October 14, 2011
Eureka/Minnesota-Morris Pregame Notes Package
The Eureka College football team will put its unbeaten Upper Midwest Athletic Conference record and...
October 11, 2011
Eureka's Rosney Beverly Earns UMAC Special Teams Honor
ST. PAUL, Minn. – For the second time in his collegiate career, Eureka College senior...
October 8, 2011
Eureka Wins Fourth Straight, Beats Martin Luther, 31-21
NEW ULM, Minn. – The Eureka College football team continued its best start in 16 years on...
October 6, 2011
Eureka/Martin Luther Pregame Notes Package
The Eureka College football team will make its first of three trips to the state of Minnesota in...
October 4, 2011
Eureka's Murad Abbed Named UMAC Player of the Week
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Eureka College junior strong safety Murad Abbed (Danville, Ill./Bismarck-Hen...
October 1, 2011
Eureka Takes Down Westminster, 22-18
EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College sophomore linebacker Jacob Carls (El Paso, Ill./El Paso-Gridley)...
September 30, 2011
Eureka/Westminster Pregame Notes Package
Two of the final three remaining unbeaten teams in Upper Midwest Athletic Conference play will meet...
September 27, 2011
Eureka's Sam Durley Chosen as UMAC Player of the Week
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Less than 72 hours removed from his record-breaking performance Saturday...
September 24, 2011
Durley's Historic Night Leads Eureka Past Presentation
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Eureka College junior quarterback Sam Durley (Roanoke, Ill./Roanoke-Benson...
September 20, 2011
Eureka's Minehan, Jefferson Earn Weekly UMAC Honors
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Eureka College senior free safety Mike Minehan (Washington, Ill./Washington...
September 17, 2011
Eureka Shuts Down Crown, 23-6
EUREKA, Ill. – The Eureka College football team put forth its best defensive effort in nearly...
September 3, 2011
Benedictine Pulls Away From Eureka, 45-7
LISLE, Ill. – Eureka College junior wideout Matt Dawson (Goodfield, Ill./Eureka H.S.) hauled...
August 12, 2011
Preseason Practice Begins For Eureka Football
EUREKA, Ill. – The Eureka College football team opened preseason camp Friday afternoon in...
August 8, 2011
Eureka Begins McKinzie Field Renovation Project
EUREKA, Ill. – The Eureka College department of athletics began a two-part process to renovate...
July 26, 2011
Eureka Unveils New Nike Uniforms
EUREKA, Ill. – As part of a new merchandising agreement with Nike, the Eureka College football...
June 13, 2011
Eureka Announces 2011 Football Schedule
EUREKA, Ill. – The first full nine-game Upper Midwest Athletic Conference schedule, another...
March 8, 2011
Seven Eureka Football Players Earn UMAC Academic Honor
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Seven Eureka College football players have been named to the Upper Midwest...
April 16, 2009
SLIAC drops football again, UMAC absorbs 5
The Upper Midwest Athletic Conference announces the expansion of membership as five institutions...