This Week in WIAC Football: Week 2 Top 25

WIAC Weekly Football Release


La Crosse 1-0 (0-0)
Oshkosh 1-0 (0-0)
Platteville 1-0 (0-0)
Stevens Point 1-0 (0-0)
Stout 1-0 (0-0)
Eau Claire 0-1 (0-0)
River Falls 0-1 (0-0)
Whitewater 0-1 (0-0)

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#15 Whitewater (0-1, 0-0) (Last Week: #3)

Last Week: Lost, 17-10 at Illinois Wesleyan - RECAP

This Week: at Concordia-Moorehead (MN), Saturday 12:00pm - PREVIEW

The Warhawks enter Saturday's contest coming off their first season-opening loss since the 2003 season, falling 17-10 at Illinois Wesleyan. UW-Whitewater outgained the Titans 300-259 in total yardage but was done in by three turnovers inside Illinois Wesleyan territory, including two at the 1-yard line. Last Saturday's loss also snapped a 13-game non-conference, regular season win streak.

Concordia Moorhead enters Saturday's game on a six-game win streak dating back to last season after a season-opening 34-14 victory at Nebraska Wesleyan last Saturday. The Cobbers scored 19 first-quarter points, rushed for 238 yards at 5.3 yards per carry and forced six turnovers, including five interceptions.

-UW-Whitewater Warhawks Athletic Department

#13 Platteville (1-0, 0-0) (Last Week: #15)

Last Week:Won, 30-28 vs George Fox (OR) - RECAP

This Week: BYE (Next game: September 16 at Hampden-Sydney (PA) 12:00pm

It's not exactly the position one envisions for a quarterback who has not taken a snap since 2015: down 28-27 with just over four minutes to play, but that's the challenge UW-Platteville quarterback Cade Earl met—and successfully answered—to lead the 15th-ranked Pioneers to a 30-28 victory over George Fox University Saturday in the season opener.

-UW-Platteville Pioneers Athletic Department

#3 Oshkosh (1-0, 0-0) (Last Week: #4)

Last Week: Won, 23-17 at John Carroll (OH) - RECAP

This Week: vs Virginia University of Lynchburg, Saturday 1:00pm - PREVIEW (Posts Friday Before Game)

Dylan Hecker rushed for 186 yards and three touchdowns as UW-Oshkosh never trailed on the way to a 23-17 win over John Carroll University (Ohio) in a matchup of highly ranked football teams in the season opener on Saturday (Sept. 2) in University Heights, Ohio

-UW-Oshkosh Titans Athletic Department

Stevens Point (1-0, 0-0)

Last Week: Won, 34-33 at St. Norbert (Double OT) - RECAP

This Week: at Albion (MI), Saturday 5:00pm

The UW-Stevens Point football team (1-0) had to wait out a 93-minute weather delay and it took two overtimes, but the Pointers pulled out a 34-33 win over St. Norbert (0-1) in the season opener at Goerke Park on Saturday.

-UW-Stevens Point Pointers Athletic Department

River Falls (0-1, 0-0)

Last Week: Lost, 13-9 vs #RV Coe (IA) - RECAP

This Week: vs Gustavus Adolphus (MN), Saturday 7:00pm

The football season is off for the Falcons, as they looked to avenge an opening day loss from last year against Coe.  The Falcons left it all on the field against Coe, but a last second incomplete pass dropped the Falcons to 0-1.

-UW-River Falls Falcons Athletic Department

Stout (1-0, 0-0)

Last Week: Won, 17-0 at Simpson (IA) - RECAP

This Week: vs #4 St. Thomas (MN), Saturday 1:00pm

UW-Stout's Keyshawn Carpenter carried the ball 17 times for 77 yards and a score. Brian Sandifer had three receptions for 54 yards and one 26-yard TD reception and Drew Pearson kicked a 39-yard field goal to give the Blue Devils a season-opening 17-0 win at Simpson College Saturday.

-UW-Stout Blue Devils Athletic Department

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La Crosse (1-0, 0-0)

Last Week: Won, 27-7 vs Luther (IA) - RECAP

This Week: at Ripon, Saturday 1:00pm

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse football team opened its 2017 season with a 27-7 victory over Luther College (Iowa) Saturday night at Roger Harring Stadium at Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex.  The Eagles improve to 1-0 while the Norse drop to 0-1. It is UWL's third straight season-opening win over Luther (Iowa).

-UW-La Crosse Eagles Athletic Department

Eau Claire (0-1, 0-0)

Last Week: Lost, 47-13 at #5 St. Thomas (MN)

This Week: vs Wisconsin Lutheran, Saturday 6:00pm

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