|Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 3-2|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • D-III opponent)
|9/2||at Carleton •||W, 31-20||BX RC|
|9/9||vs. Hamline •||W, 23-14||BX RC|
|9/23||vs. Monmouth •||L, 26-0||BX|
|9/30||at Lake Forest •||L, 41-26||BX|
|10/7||vs. Beloit * •||W, 56-21||BX|
|10/14||at Lawrence * •||W, 21-18||BX|
|10/21||vs. Ripon * •||W, 47-31||BX|
|10/28||vs. St. Norbert * •||L, 47-7||BX RC|
|11/4||at Chicago * •||L, 19-14||BX|
|11/11||at Illinois College •||L, 32-27||BX|
September 9, 2017 Macalester Beats Hamline, 23-14 to Capture Paint Bucket Trophy The Macalester College football team used a stingy defense and an effective passing attack to defeat rival Hamline University, 23-14 in the annual Paint Bucket Game Saturday night at Macalester Stadium. The Scots open the season 2-0 for the first time since 2012, while the Pipers fall to 1-1.
September 2, 2017 Big Second Half Helps Macalester Down Carleton, 31-20 The Macalester College football team won the annual contest for the Book of Knowledge, defeating host Carleton College, 31-20 Saturday afternoon at Laird Stadium. The Scots scored 21 second-half points while allowing only a late touchdown after halftime.
May 11, 2016 The wait is over for UChicago Nearly a year ago, sources told D3football.com that the University of Chicago was headed to the Midwest Conference. This was finally announced.
November 18, 2014 Big hills to climb Benedictine and Macalester each face tall orders on Saturday, as they travel to Wheaton and UW-Whitewater for first-round playoff games.
November 15, 2014 Widener, Hampden-Sydney, Macalester all clinch bids The Pride goeth into the NCAA playoffs as the MAC champs, while Hampden-Sydney backs in after losing on Saturday and Macalester won the MWC in dramatic fashion. The roundup of games affecting the playoff picture.
November 8, 2014 MIT, CNU wrap up bookending automatic bids MIT won the NEFC for the first time, CNU won the USAC for the last time, and other teams clinched automatic bids as well. Macalester won its eighth game for the first time in 121 years of football, while George Fox picked up its first win since restarting football. More in the national roundup.