Dubuque Spartans

Overall record: 1-9 - Conference: 0-9
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/14 vs. Martin Luther W, 36-17
9/21 vs. Luther * • L, 38-10
9/28 at Loras * • L, 34-0
10/5 vs. Upper Iowa * • L, 22-12
10/12 at Coe * • L, 48-0
10/19 vs. Central * • L, 37-0
10/26 vs. Simpson * • L, 35-6
11/2 at Wartburg * • L, 40-7
11/9 vs. Buena Vista * • L, 28-20
11/16 at Cornell * • L, 50-13
Overall record: 1-9 - Conference: 0-9
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/21 vs. Luther * • L, 38-10
9/28 at Loras * • L, 34-0
10/5 vs. Upper Iowa * • L, 22-12
10/12 at Coe * • L, 48-0
10/19 vs. Central * • L, 37-0
10/26 vs. Simpson * • L, 35-6
11/2 at Wartburg * • L, 40-7
11/9 vs. Buena Vista * • L, 28-20
11/16 at Cornell * • L, 50-13

2002

Schools Conf All
Coe 8-1 10-2
Wartburg 8-1 10-2
Central 8-1 8-2
Simpson 6-3 6-4
Loras 4-5 5-5
Cornell 3-6 4-6
Luther 3-6 4-6
Buena Vista 3-6 3-7
Dubuque 0-9 1-9

What We're Reading

  • »Chris Norton vows he'll walk to collect diploma
  • Today, former Luther football player Chris Norton can stand on his own and walk with minimal assistance. He is a ways from leisurely strolls, but he plans to collect his diploma on foot come spring 2015.
  • »How D-III colleges profit from football
  • Deadspin's take on how Division III football drives enrollment leaned heavily on analysis from D3football.com's Pat Coleman. Good take on D-III, actually.
  • »Coe's Weymiller gets pro day call
  • Coe second team D3football.com All-American Frank Weymiller wasn't sure he'd be able to participate in Iowa State's pro day. Then a call came at 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Past Records

2014 (0-0, 0-0 IIAC)
2013 (5-5, 4-3 IIAC)
2012 (5-5, 4-3 IIAC)
2011 (9-2, 7-1 IIAC)
2010 (4-6, 3-5 IIAC)
2009 (5-5, 4-4 IIAC)
2008 (2-8, 1-7 IIAC)
2007 (7-3, 5-3 IIAC)
2006 (6-4, 5-3 IIAC)
2005 (2-8, 1-7 IIAC)
2004 (2-8, 1-7 IIAC)
2003 (0-10, 0-8 IIAC)
2002 (1-9, 0-9 IIAC)
2001 (2-8, 1-8 IIAC)
2000 (0-10, 0-10 IIAC)
1999 (1-9, 1-9 IIAC)

Team Quick Facts

Dubuque

Spartans

Coach: Vince Brautigam
Conference: IIAC
Enrollment: 1279
Location: Dubuque, IA
Colors: Royal Blue, White
Stadium: Chalmers Field (4000)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

November 9, 2013
Spartans Blank Duhawks for Second Consecutive Year
The University of Dubuque Spartan football team kept the key in the 2013 Key City Clash and extended...
November 2, 2013
Record Breaking Day for the Spartans Bradshaw
University of Dubuque quarterback, Bryan Bradshaw (Sr., QB., 6-2, 175lbs., Crystal Lake, Ill./Prairi...
October 26, 2013
Spartans Suffer First IIAC Loss 15-22
The University of Dubuque Spartans were looking to remain unbeaten in Iowa Conference play on...
October 22, 2013
Spartans pass a big test
Dubuque wants to be where it was in 2011 – atop the IIAC standings. After Saturday's win vs....
October 19, 2013
Top 25 wrap: Bethel wins, Wesley and Coe are upset
The No. 5 Royals scored in the final minute to top No. 9 St. Thomas, while Rowan upset the No. 11...
October 19, 2013
Spartans Victorious Over #21-Ranked Coe
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The battle of the unbeatens in Iowa Conference play on Saturday was reduced by...
October 12, 2013
Spartans Score Early in Homecoming Victory
The University of Dubuque football team scored twice in just 5:06 of Saturday's game to remain...
October 5, 2013
Spartans Open IIAC With Victory Over the Dutch
The University of Dubuque football team opened league play on Saturday with a 23-21 victory over the...
September 7, 2013
Univ. of Dubuque Opens with 35-24 Road Victory!
LA CROSSE, Wis. - The University of Dubuque football team engineered a hard fought victory on the...
September 7, 2013
University of Dubuque Opens with 35-25 Road Victory!
LA CROSSE, Wis. - The University of Dubuque football team engineered a hard fought victory on the...
August 26, 2013
UD Spartans Picked 4th in 2013 IIAC Coaches Poll
The University of Dubuque football team was chosen to finish fourth in the Iowa Conference by the...
May 3, 2013
Five Purple Raiders get free agent calls
No D-III player heard his name called, but 17 players, including five from Mount Union, have been...
September 1, 2012
Opening Night Victory for Returning IIAC Champions
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The University of Dubuque football team scored in every quarter of their 2012 opener...
August 15, 2012
University of Dubuque Spartans Ranked #23 in BSN Pre-season Top-25
Leesburg, Va. - The University of Dubuque Spartan football team earned it's first Top-25 ranking of...
May 13, 2012
Blanchard joins Bears after tryout
A bunch of Division III players were brought to rookie minicamps as undrafted free agents. UW-Whitew...
December 14, 2011
Zweifel wins Gagliardi Trophy
Mike Zweifel's Division III days began as a ball boy at UW-Whitewater. They end holding the...
December 12, 2011
Hanus Named Most Outstanding Junior in Division III Football
Salem, VA: The D3 Senior Classic Committee announced University of Dubuque's Wyatt Hanus (Jr., QB,...
November 13, 2011
Univ. of Dubuque Football Travels to North Central in NCAA Regional Opener
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The University of Dubuque football team was looking to possibly host a first round...
November 2, 2011
Constructing success at CSS
When Greg Carlson started the St. Scholastica football program in 2008, one of his duties was to...
October 29, 2011
Zweifel, Tanney take down all-divisions records
With his first reception in the second half Saturday against Luther, Mike Zweifel surpassed Scott...
October 26, 2011
Zweifel named Campbell Trophy finalist
Only one Division III player has ever won the so-called Academic Heisman. This year, the home of the...
October 22, 2011
Week 8: Frostburg survives, Zweifel rolls
Frostburg State's homecoming could have been bittersweet, but instead, hold the bitter, while Trine...
October 22, 2011
Record Setting Day for Hanus In Victory
Quarterback Wyatt Hanus (QB, Jr., Traer, Iowa/North Tama HS) is the new record holder for touchdown...
October 15, 2011
Spartans Remain Atop IIAC With Victory over Cornell
The University of Dubuque football team continue to remain at the top of the Iowa Conference after a...
October 4, 2011
Cal Lu, St. Olaf comeback kings
Cal Lutheran was almost so dazzled by its sparkling new stadium that it forgot to show up for its...
September 24, 2011
Record Breaking Win Over The Dutch
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The University of Dubuque football team played a nearly flawless contest on Saturday...
September 20, 2011
Tommies' journey gets harder
Getting to No. 3 in the nation was difficult, but probably a lot easier than it will be for St....
September 10, 2011
Unbeaten Spartans Win Convincingly
DUBUQUE, Iowa - A slow start had the Spartans fighting from behind before they began to click in the...
September 2, 2011
Getting the weekend started
Trine rode its defense to an opening-night win, as did Baldwin-Wallace. Dubuque held on, while...
September 1, 2011
Spartans Sizzle in Opener Against Augustana
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - As the heat index neared the century mark at kick-off, the Spartan offense...
September 2, 2010
Dubuque 41, Rockford 7
DUBUQUE, Iowa — The University of Dubuque Spartan football team has been waiting for this night...
January 7, 2008
Dubuque coordinator replaces Perry at Hanover
Hanover president Sue DeWine has announced that Joe Austin, offensive coordinator at Dubuque, has...