Mount Union Purple Raiders

Schedule

Overall record: 14-1 - Conference: 9-0
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/10 vs. UW-Oshkosh W, 41-17 BX RC RC P
9/17 vs. John Carroll * • W, 58-7 BX P
9/24 vs. Wilmington * • W, 66-7 BX RC
10/1 at Ohio Northern * • W, 14-6 BX RC RC P
10/8 vs. Marietta * • W, 62-0 BX RC P
10/15 at Heidelberg * • W, 56-7 BX RC P
10/22 at Capital * • W, 27-7 BX RC P
10/29 vs. Otterbein * • W, 42-0 BX RC RC P
11/5 vs. Baldwin-Wallace * • W, 25-20 BX RC RC P
11/12 at Muskingum * • W, 28-0 BX RC P
11/19 vs. Benedictine W, 47-7 BX RC P
11/26 vs. Centre W, 30-10 BX RC RC P P
12/3 vs. Wabash W, 20-8 BX RC RC P
12/10 vs. Wesley W, 28-21 BX RC P
12/16 vs. UW-Whitewater
@ Salem, VA
L, 13-10 BX RC RC P
Overall record: 14-1 - Conference: 9-0
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/17 vs. John Carroll * • W, 58-7 BX P
9/24 vs. Wilmington * • W, 66-7 BX RC
10/1 at Ohio Northern * • W, 14-6 BX RC RC P
10/8 vs. Marietta * • W, 62-0 BX RC P
10/15 at Heidelberg * • W, 56-7 BX RC P
10/22 at Capital * • W, 27-7 BX RC P
10/29 vs. Otterbein * • W, 42-0 BX RC RC P
11/5 vs. Baldwin-Wallace * • W, 25-20 BX RC RC P
11/12 at Muskingum * • W, 28-0 BX RC P

2011

Schools Conf All
Mount Union 9-0 14-1
Baldwin-Wallace 7-2 8-2
Heidelberg 7-2 8-2
Ohio Northern 5-4 6-4
Capital 5-4 5-5
John Carroll 5-4 5-5
Muskingum 3-6 4-6
Marietta 2-7 3-7
Otterbein 2-7 3-7
Wilmington 0-9 0-10

Past Records

Year Overall Conf
2016 9-0, 8-0 OAC
2015 15-0, 9-0 OAC
2014 14-1, 9-0 OAC
2013 14-1, 9-0 OAC
2012 15-0, 9-0 OAC
2011 14-1, 9-0 OAC
2010 14-1, 9-0 OAC
2009 14-1, 9-0 OAC
2008 15-0, 9-0 OAC
2007 14-1, 9-0 OAC
2006 15-0, 9-0 OAC
2005 14-1, 8-1 OAC
2004 12-1, 9-0 OAC
2003 13-1, 9-0 OAC
2002 14-0, 9-0 OAC
2001 14-0, 9-0 OAC
2000 14-0, 9-0 OAC
1999 12-1, 9-0 OAC

Team Info

Mount Union

Purple Raiders

Coach: Larry Kehres (Mount Union '71)
Conference: OAC
Enrollment: 2045
Location: Alliance, OH
Colors: Purple, White
Stadium: Mount Union Stadium (5450)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

December 3, 2016 It won't just be a purple party Defense, turnovers, and special teams plays made the difference across the four national quarterfinal matchups on Saturday. Host Mary Hardin-Baylor and road teams Mount Union, John Carroll, and UW-Oshkosh advanced to within two wins of a title, which means someone new will be in Salem.
December 1, 2016 Freshmen follow one path, but to two destinations Two freshmen are expected to get starts at quarterback in Saturday's national quarterfinals. And not only are they both from the same conference, but they both have gotten coaching from the same Gagliardi Trophy winner. Adam Turer has more in a Road to Salem feature.
November 26, 2016 Mount survives; JCU advances; Wheaton eliminates archrival The Purple Raiders returned to the quarterfinals by pitching a second-half shutout, while the Blue Streaks moved on in two overtimes and the Cru rolled in the rematch. More from the playoff's second round.
November 26, 2016 Mount Union shuts Johns Hopkins down to advance to quarterfinals Mount Union scored the final three touchdowns of a road playoff game for the second Saturday in a row, as the Purple Raiders rallied from a 21-7 first half deficit to beat Johns Hopkins, 28-21, and advance to the national quarterfinals for the 25th consecutive season.
November 21, 2016 Purple Raiders find success on the road A playoff road game is unfamiliar territory for Mount Union, but the Purple Raiders found positives in their trip to Hobart. They also came away with an opening-round victory. Joe Sager has more in a Road to Salem feature.
November 19, 2016 Alfred survives, Mount Union advances In the Alfred bracket, the top seed needed overtime to beat Bridgewater State, while Mount Union won going away at Hobart and Jim Margraff picked up his 200th career win. More in the roundup of the bottom left bracket.