|Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 2-4|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • In-region)
|9/3||at Earlham||W, 48-41||BX|
|9/10||vs. Mount St. Joseph||L, 49-7||BX|
|9/17||at Concordia-Chicago||W, 42-10||BX|
|9/24||vs. Oberlin||W, 45-13||BX|
|10/1||vs. Trinity (Texas) *||L, 24-6||BX|
|10/8||at Rhodes *||W, 16-13||BX|
|10/15||at Millsaps *||W, 35-21||BX|
|10/22||vs. Sewanee *||L, 20-7||BX|
|11/5||vs. DePauw *||L, 60-21||BX|
|11/12||at Centre *||L, 27-16||BX|
June 16, 2017 Rose-Hulman Ranked No. 23 by Street & Smith's Rose-Hulman was ranked No. 23 and Alec Thompson was named a preseason All-American in the Street & Smith's 2017 College Football Preview, available on newsstands nationwide.
June 3, 2017 Rose-Hulman Football Wins in Germany Rose-Hulman took the field for the first time since its inaugural NCAA Playoff Game, topping the Landsberg X-Press 82-0 on June 3.
March 7, 2017 Rose-Hulman Releases 2017 Football Schedule The 2017 Rose-Hulman schedule features five home and away games, after the program's first NCAA appearance in 2016.
November 14, 2016 Uncharted territory Rose-Hulman is in the playoffs for the first time in the program's 118-year history. The Fightin' Engineers also have to plan practices around final exams for the first time, a welcome obstacle. More on RHIT and the other Midwest playoff entrants.
November 12, 2016 Rose-Hulman Football Headed to NCAA Playoffs Rose-Hulman handled Earlham 74-6 to punch its first ever ticket to the NCAA Division III playoffs.
October 30, 2016 Snap Judgments: Don't forget about us When one team dominates a conference, it's easy to forget about the second place team. JCU, Muhlenberg, and Whitworth continue to excel despite being the underdog once a year in conference play. That breakthrough will come, eventually, as it did in the HCAC this fall.