December 31, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — Alabama versus U-M in a bowl game! If I had said that at the start of the season, who among us wouldn’t have envisioned a College Football Playoff semi-final or…dare I say, the CFP Championship game! Ok, let that soak in and perhaps savor it for a few moments……that’s enough! Let’s get … Continue reading Michigan Vs Alabama Provides An Opportunity For U-M To Put An Exclamation Point On The 2019 Football Season!
Ferris State’s D2 Playoff Run Comes To Finish In National Semifinals Re-posted From FERRISSTATEBULLDOGS.COM Release –– Big Rapids, Mich. – The Ferris State University Bulldogs’ NCAA Division II Playoff run came to a finish on Saturday (Dec. 14) night as West Florida pulled out a 28-14 run over FSU in the national semifinals at Top Taggart Field. In a battle between the last two national … Continue reading Ferris State Football Is Stunned By West Florida, 28 – 14
December 7, 2019 (Reposted from FERRISSTATEBULLDOGS.COM) Big Rapids, Mich. – For the second-straight season and the third time in four years, the top-seeded Ferris State University Football team advanced to the Division II National Semifinals with a 25-3 victory over the third-seeded Northwest Missouri State Bearcats on Saturday (Dec. 7) at Top Taggart Field. With the win, FSU will be the top seed for the … Continue reading Ferris State Football Marches On In Division 2 Playoffs, Downs Northwest Missouri St., 25 – 3
November 24, 2019 By Tony Dixon, For COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — Hope College had a great 2019 football season. They reeled of nine consecutive victories, after a season opening loss. They took over the # 1 in the TPR(c) rankings midway through the season and never looked back. They sped to the MIAA crown, which they won with a perfect conference record of … Continue reading Hope College, Concordia-AA Open Playoffs Respectively. Sadly, Both Exit, But In Very Different Ways.
Games Of Conference, National Importance Are On The Slate For This Weekend! By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) November 15, 2019 Ypsilanti, MI — The state of Michigan will have no shortage of quality college football on the field this weekend. Washtenaw county itself will house not only the annual civil war known as Michigan State at U-M. But, it will also be the … Continue reading Week 11 Game(s) Of The Week Highlight Blockbuster Action Across The State
Hope Claims Share Of The MIAA Championship, Readys For Playoffs! November 11, 2019 By Tony Dixon, for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) As the regular season for 2019 draws to a close, conference title races are also just about over. In the College Football Wrap-Up(c) ‘GAME OF THE WEEK’, #4* Ferris State (10 – 0, 8 – 0 GLIAC) defeated #3* Grand Valley State (8 – 2, 5 … Continue reading Ferris St. Finishes The Regular Season Unbeaten, Wins The GLIAC Championship 21 – 16.
Plus Results From Other Week 9 Games Of Interest November 4, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Were it not for a fourth and goal stop by Millikin University late in the fourth quarter, in the first game of the 2019 season, Hope’s record could potentially be unblemished. Since that stop they have been unbeatable, seven straight victories while performing like a well-oiled … Continue reading #1* Hope Survives Visit From Alma 31 – 24, In GAME OF THE WEEK Action!
The College Football Wrap-Up(c)’s GAME OF THE WEEK! November 1, 2019 By Tony Dixon, For COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — Hope’s Flying Dutchmen have proven themselves to be determined to claim the 2019 MIAA title and have shown this determination very adeptly on the field. They are currently riding a 6 game winning streak (6 – 1, 4 – 0 MIAA) and are coming … Continue reading #1* Hope Meets #4* Alma For A First Place Showdown In The MIAA
October 28, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — When the weather forecasters get it right, they get it right! All week long the forecast had been for day long, heavy rains…the kind of weather that would heighten the need for a strong ground game and a good grip on the football. Michigan on this Saturday was not a place to … Continue reading A Rainy Saturday Washes Away Some Title Hopes And Strengthens Others!
October 25, 2019 By Tony Dixon for COLLEGE FOOTBALL WRAP-UP(c) Ypsilanti, MI — #1 versus #2…The Battle for Supremacy…The Game of The Year…The Showdown For First Place! So many cliches can be used to describe Saturday’s upcoming game between Hope’s Flying Dutchmen and the Olivet Comets, but in the end, the game comes down to two very solid, and common denominators. First place in the … Continue reading Hope (#1 TPR) And Olivet (#2 TPR) Collide In College Football Wrap-Up(c)’s GAME OF THE WEEK This Weekend!