Concordia-Moorhead opens MIAC conference play on Saturday, Sept. 17 when they host St. John's at 1 p.m. at Jake Christiansen Stadium. The Cobbers are 2-0 on the year while the Johnnies are 1-1. Bot teams are listed in the "also receiving votes" category in the latest D3football.com national poll.
Saturday's game is the marquee match-up in the conference and should christen this year's league schedule in champagne fashion. The Cobbers enter today's game unbeaten, having downed Dickinson State at home and Buena Vista on the road. The 2-0 start for CC marks the third time in the past five years that the Cobbers have started the season with two straight wins. St. John's heads to Moorhead with a 1-1 record and fresh off a tough 47-19 loss at home to UW-Eau Claire. The Johnnies opened the 2011 campaign by blanking Northwestern (Minn.).
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