|Overall record: 1-9 - Conference: 0-5|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • In-region)
|9/1||vs. Defiance •||L, 24-6|
|9/8||at Ohio Wesleyan •||L, 34-16|
|9/15||at Manchester •||L, 29-15|
|9/22||vs. Anderson •||L, 33-20|
|9/29||vs. Rockford •||W, 20-17||BX|
|10/13||vs. Adrian * •||L, 20-9|
|10/20||at Kalamazoo * •||L, 56-19|
|10/27||vs. Albion * •||L, 44-16|
|11/3||at Hope * •||L, 41-6|
|11/10||at Alma * •||L, 64-7|
October 14, 2017 Olivet uses big plays to beat Albion, 47-26 Senior Jerome Washington rushed for 265 yards and the defense allowed only 24 yards after halftime, as the Olivet College football team rolled to a 47-26 victory over Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association rival Albion College on a rain-soaked afternoon at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
October 7, 2017 Olivet beats Kalamazoo, 40-6 The Olivet College football team rolled up 468 yards of offense and the defense scored two touchdowns in a 40-6 win over Kalamazoo College this afternoon at Angell Field in Kalamazoo.
September 16, 2017 Olivet scores in all three phases to beat Aurora, 37-21 The Olivet College football team scored a touchdown on offense, defense and special teams to beat Aurora (Ill.) University, 37-31, this afternoon at the Cutler Athletic Complex in Olivet.
September 9, 2017 OIivet defeats Elmhurst, 26-20 The Olivet College football team defeated Elmhurst (Ill.) College, 26-20, today at Langhorst Field in Elmhurst, Illinois.
May 26, 2017 Finlandia finds a home The number of independents in Division III football is dwindling away, as Finlandia will become an affiliate member of the MIAA in football in 2018.
January 9, 2017 Olivet offensive coordinator takes over as head coach Just a few short weeks after Dan Pifer resigned to choose a Division II job, Olivet has promoted offensive coordinator Dan Musielewicz to take over for him.