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Macalester gains win over Mayville State 41-14

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Macalester boosted its record to 5-3, clinching a .500-or-better mark on the season, by pulling away in the second half for a 41-14 win over Mayville State University in Mayville, N.D. and Mac's nationally-ranked defense held the Comets to 158 yards.

The Scots out-gained Mayville State (4-5) in total yards 420-158 and first downs 24-7.  The Comets were 3-for-15 passing for only 21 yards and were held to 18:06 in total time of possession.

T. Joe Loiselle (Sr., Chippewa Falls, Wis.) ran 32 times for 119 yards and Mike Adams (Sr., Chippewa Falls, Wis.) rushed for 95 yards and a pair of scores.  Loiselle extends his school-record career rushing mark to 3,505 yards.  Clark Bledsoe (Sr., Jacksonville, Fla. / Episcopal) tossed three touchdown passes – one each to John Johnson (Jr., McKenzie, Tenn.), C.J. Smith (Jr., Ashland, Wis.) and Riley Koval (Sr., Mount Horeb, Wis.).  Bledsoe's career totals, with two games to go, are 4,668 passing yards and 41 TD passes.

Reid Callahan (Jr., Atlanta, Ga. / St. Pius X) led the defensive effort with eight tackles, 2 ½ tackles for loss including a QB sack, and one pass breakup, and Aaron Gallegos (Sr., Lakeville, Minn. / North) picked off a Comet pass and returned it 34 yards to set up a second half touchdown.  The Scots came in ranked in the top 20 in Division III in total defense and scoring defense.

Macalester led 21-14 at halftime, scoring in the final seconds of the second quarter to go on top.

Mac will host Augsburg next Saturday (Nov. 30) on Senior Day at 1 p.m.  The Scots will honor a senior class of 20 players.

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Frostburg State 35, at Wittenberg 7
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at Mount Union 21, Washington and Lee 0
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at Wesley 45, RPI 27
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at Washington and Jefferson 31, Johns Hopkins 28
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 50, Chapman 6
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Case Western Reserve 28, at Illinois Wesleyan 0
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at UW-Oshkosh 63, Lakeland 0
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at St. Thomas 47, Eureka 8
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at Wartburg 35, Franklin 34
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at North Central (Ill.) 17, St. John's 7
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at Linfield 27, Hardin-Simmons 13
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Nov. 25: All times Eastern
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Wesley at Brockport
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Case Western Reserve at Mount Union
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Husson at Delaware Valley
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Nov. 17: All times Eastern
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Merchant Marine 35, at Buffalo State 20
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Nov. 18: All times Eastern
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Muhlenberg 32, at Carnegie Mellon 6
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at Franklin and Marshall 21, Widener 7
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Susquehanna 28, at Albright 9
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at Berry 34, Huntingdon 20
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at Brockport 66, Plymouth State 0
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at Mount Union 21, Washington and Lee 0
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at Trine 63, Monmouth 24
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at Wesley 45, RPI 27
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at Washington and Jefferson 31, Johns Hopkins 28
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Frostburg State 35, at Wittenberg 7
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at Delaware Valley 35, Western New England 0
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Husson 23, at Springfield 21
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at Framingham State 48, Curry 14
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Cortland 35, at Union 28
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Case Western Reserve 28, at Illinois Wesleyan 0
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at Wartburg 35, Franklin 34
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at Mary Hardin-Baylor 50, Chapman 6
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at UW-Oshkosh 63, Lakeland 0
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at North Central (Ill.) 17, St. John's 7
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at St. Thomas 47, Eureka 8
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at Linfield 27, Hardin-Simmons 13
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at Ithaca 27, Salisbury 17
@ Newark, Del.
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at WPI 17, SUNY-Maritime 3
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