• Watch: Gagliardi finalists announcement
    December 06, 2018
    The votes are in, and the 13 semifinalists for the 2018 Gagliardi Trophy will be whittled down to four finalists. Watch at 4 p.m. ET as we reveal those four names.
  • Roundup: Eureka still unbeaten; MIT, K-zoo fall
    October 27, 2018
    Eureka had a dramatic last-minute touchdown, while MIT and Kalamazoo lost for the first time and Central and Marietta fell for the second week in a row after unbeaten starts.
  • Wartburg knocks down Central; Slager sets tackle mark
    October 20, 2018
    Wartburg brought an end to Central's unbeaten run and threw the ARC title chase into a four-way tie, while Misericordia scored twice in the final 61 seconds to win and Grinnell's Ryan Slager set the record for career tackles in D-III history in Week 8 action. Meanwhile, Eureka and Kalamazoo continued their undefeated ways.
  • Wash U, Eureka making a good first impression
    October 18, 2018
    Both Eureka and Washington U. have exceeded any modest expectations and are in positions to claim conference titles in their first season in the NACC and CCIW. Adam Turer has more in Around the Nation.
  • Eureka, Plymouth, Trine join the dance
    November 04, 2017
    Eureka won the UMAC title in its last year in the league and Plymouth State punched its playoff ticket for the first time since 2008 as part of Saturday's Division III action. The full list and more in the national roundup.
  • Built for the stretch run
    October 29, 2017
    Some programs had backloaded schedules this year. These final few weeks are their time to prove whether their early success was smoke and mirrors, or if they are for real. Eureka is one team that belongs in the latter category. Adam Turer has more in Snap Judgments.
  • Tickets punched for Week 11 and beyond
    October 28, 2017
    Monmouth and St. Norbert claimed spots in the MWC title game, while Chapman clinched a return to the playoffs. Plus, Eureka stands one step away and Widener reached a milestone. More in the national roundup.
  • NACC set for football expansion in 2018
    August 03, 2017
    Multiple sources tell D3sports.com that the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference will be adding an eighth school for football starting next fall.
  • Eureka Rallies to Win Lincoln Bowl Over Knox, 21-17
    September 07, 2013
    EUREKA, Ill. – Eureka College junior quarterback Blake Robles (East Lake, Fla./East Lake H.S./Ottawa) went 22-for-29 for 218 yards and three touchdowns in his Eureka debut, including the 9-yard game-winning strike to sophomore wideout Matt Mogged (Piper City, Ill./Tri-Point H.S.) with 6:03 left in the game, sending the Red Devils to a 21-17 victory over Knox in the second annual Lincoln Bowl, Saturday afternoon at McKinzie Field.
  • Eureka/St. Scholastica Pregame Notes Package
    September 06, 2012
    The Eureka College football team will begin its fourth Upper Midwest Athletic Conference schedule Saturday when the Red Devils take their longest road trip of the season for a 1 p.m. kickoff against defending league champion St. Scholastica at Public Schools Stadium in Duluth, Minn.
  • On Opening Day, a big record falls
    September 01, 2012
    Sam Durley threw for a Division III record 736 yards for Eureka, Buffalo State had a big day and UW-La Crosse and Rowan scored upsets Saturday. The Week 1 wrapup.
  • Eureka's Sam Durley breaks NCAA record in 62-55 win against Knox
    September 01, 2012
    Eureka College senior quarterback Sam Durley broke an NCAA single-game record with 736 passing yards, one of six school records broken on Saturday, helping the Red Devils come from behind for a 62-55 non-conference victory over Knox in the inaugural Abraham Lincoln Bowl at the Knosher Bowl in Galesburg, Ill. Durley’s effort broke the previous single-game record of 731 yards held by Menlo’s Zamir Amin on Oct. 7, 2000.
  • Eureka/Knox Pregame Notes Package
    August 30, 2012
    Eureka will open its 109th season of football Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. against the Knox Prairie Fire at the Knosher Bowl in Galesburg, Ill.
  • Eureka and Knox to Play in First Annual “Lincoln Bowl”
    August 24, 2012
    EUREKA, Ill. -- Longtime intercollegiate football rivals Eureka College and Knox College will compete in the first annual "Abraham Lincoln Bowl" when the two teams square off at the Knosher Bowl in Galesburg, Ill. on Sept. 1. The competition will recognize the shared importance of the two liberal arts colleges, each founded by abolitionists, in Abraham Lincoln’s life and in American history.
  • Iowa Wesleyan to join UMAC
    March 29, 2012
    The Upper Midwest Athletic Conference, which lost Presentation earlier this year when it decided to leave the conference, will return to 10 football programs in 2013 when Iowa Wesleyan joins.
  • Eureka Lands Six on UMAC All-Academic Team
    January 31, 2012
    ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Eureka College football team placed six of its student-athletes on the Fall 2011 Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Academic All-Conference Team, according to an announcement from the league office Tuesday morning. A total of 326 student-athletes representing 13 UMAC institutions in seven sports received recognition for an award.
  • Eureka's Wes Schmidgall Named to D3Football.com All-Region Team
    December 06, 2011
    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Eureka College senior wide receiver Wes Schmidgall (Eureka, Ill./Eureka H.S./Culver-Stockton) has been selected for the seventh annual D3Football.com All-West Region Third Team, according to an announcement from the website on Monday. Schmidgall is the first Eureka football player to earn All-Region accolades from the website and is now eligible for All-America honors from D3Football.com.
  • Eureka Lands Six on All-UMAC Team
    November 17, 2011
    ST. PAUL, Minn. – Six Eureka College football players have received All-Upper Midwest Athletic Conference honors, according to an announcement from the league office Thursday afternoon. Four of the six recipients are repeat choices from a year ago, including First Team selections for senior free safety Mike Minehan (Washington, Ill./Washington H.S./McKendree) and senior wide receiver Wes Schmidgall (Eureka, Ill./Eureka H.S./Culver-Stockton).
  • Eureka Drops Finale to UMAC Champ St. Scholastica, 48-7
    November 12, 2011
    EUREKA, Ill. – Upper Midwest Athletic Conference regular season champion St. Scholastica scored touchdowns on each of its first three possessions, building an early lead and eventually earning a 48-7 league victory over the Eureka College football team, Saturday afternoon at McKinzie Field. The loss ends Eureka’s season with a 4-6 overall record and 4-5 UMAC record.
  • MacMurray Sinks Eureka, 40-21
    November 05, 2011
    JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – The Eureka College football team’s losing streak reached four games on Saturday, as MacMurray handed the Red Devils a 40-21 Upper Midwest Athletic Conference defeat at Freesen Field in Jacksonville, Ill. The loss drops the Red Devils to 4-5 overall and 4-4 in the UMAC in 2011.
  • Eureka/MacMurray Pregame Notes Package
    November 04, 2011
    The Eureka College football team will take its second in-state road trip of the 2011 season on Saturday to square off against the MacMurray Highlanders in a 1 p.m. Upper Midwest Athletic Conference kickoff at Freesen Field in Jacksonville, Ill.
  • Northwestern Overwhelms Eureka at Dome Day, 53-14
    October 29, 2011
    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Eureka College football team held a 1-point lead after the first quarter of Saturday’s Upper Midwest Athletic Conference game against Northwestern (Minn.), but the Eagles answered with 34 unanswered points on five touchdowns to run away with a 53-14 league victory over the Red Devils at the 12th annual UMAC Dome Day at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Eureka/Northwestern Pregame Notes Package
    October 28, 2011
    The Eureka College football team will participate in the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Dome Day for the third consecutive year when the Red Devils square off against the Northwestern (Minn.) Eagles at 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Eureka Football Duo Nabs Weekly Awards
    October 25, 2011
    ST. PAUL, Minn. – Eureka College football players Wes Schmidgall (Eureka, Ill./Eureka H.S./Culver-Stockton) and Jordan Jefferson (Normal, Ill./Normal West H.S.) have each been named Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Player of the Week for their efforts last Saturday against Greenville, the conference office announced Tuesday. Additionally, Schimdgall’s 18-catch performance for 273 yards and three touchdowns landed him on the D3Football.com national Team of the Week.
  • Late Score Lifts Greenville Over Eureka, 36-33
    October 22, 2011
    EUREKA, Ill. – Greenville quarterback Brendan Chambers threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Ryan Boezeman with 6.6 seconds remaining in Saturday’s Upper Midwest Athletic Conference game against the Eureka College football team, overcoming a furious fourth-quarter rally by the Red Devils and lifting the visiting Panthers to a 36-33 come-from-behind victory at McKinzie Field. Eureka junior quarterback Sam Durley (Roanoke, Ill./Roanoke-Benson H.S.) broke his own school record with 35 completions in the loss.
  • Late Score Lifts Greenville Over Eureka, 36-33
    October 22, 2011
    EUREKA, Ill. – Greenville quarterback Brendan Chambers threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Ryan Boezeman with 6.6 seconds remaining in Saturday’s Upper Midwest Athletic Conference game against the Eureka College football team, overcoming a furious fourth-quarter rally by the Red Devils and lifting the visiting Panthers to a 36-33 come-from-behind victory at McKinzie Field. Eureka junior quarterback Sam Durley (Roanoke, Ill./Roanoke-Benson H.S.) broke his own school record with 35 completions in the loss.
  • Eureka/Greenville Pregame Notes Package
    October 21, 2011
    For the first time in three weeks, the Eureka College football team will play a game on its home field when the Red Devils host the Greenville Panthers Saturday in a 1 p.m. Upper Midwest Athletic Conference kickoff at Pete FioRito Stadium at McKinzie Field.
  • Eureka Win Streak Ends at Minnesota-Morris, 40-7
    October 15, 2011
    MORRIS, Minn. – Minnesota-Morris scored touchdowns on four of its first six possessions to build an early lead and eventually earn a 40-7 Upper Midwest Athletic Conference victory over the Eureka College football team, Saturday afternoon at Big Cat Stadium in Morris, Minn.
  • Eureka/Minnesota-Morris Pregame Notes Package
    October 14, 2011
    The Eureka College football team will put its unbeaten Upper Midwest Athletic Conference record and four-game winning streak on the line this Saturday when the Red Devils travel to Minnesota-Morris for a 1 p.m. UMAC kickoff against the Cougars at Big Cat Stadium in Morris, Minn.
  • Eureka's Rosney Beverly Earns UMAC Special Teams Honor
    October 11, 2011
    ST. PAUL, Minn. – For the second time in his collegiate career, Eureka College senior cornerback Rosney Beverly (Los Angeles, Calif./Normal West H.S.) has been named the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday. Beverly earned the UMAC’s weekly Special Teams award after racking up 85 return yards in the Red Devils’ 31-21 UMAC victory at Martin Luther last Saturday.
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