The first full week of NJAC action saw some big-time individual performances, while the Green Knights were victim to the comeback this week and someone kicked a 50-yard field goal on an untimed down to win the game. That and more in the Week 5 roundup.
About once a season, Keith McMillan hits the road and files a column about what it's like in a Division III corner of the country that many readers may never have a chance to visit. This is his experience last weekend in Iowa, where the goal was to catch four teams in three hours.
After 72 years of football in the Midwest Conference, Cornell moved to the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference after the 1997 season for, among other reasons, a greater challenge. They got what they asked for.
The schedule-makers in the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference weren't kind to Cornell coach Steve Miller this season. The Rams are opening the 2000 season with games against the three teams that have dominated IIAC play over the past two decades.
This is Rivalry Week, where the games are big and the legends are bigger. This week, teams from around the nation meet their fiercest competitors. With a win in this game, even a 1-9 team can go out a champion.