Football News

Viking Student-Athletes Receive Scholar Athlete Honors
Posted December 18, 2014

Marshall, Mo. (December 18, 2014)- The NAIA has announced the 2014 Fall Daktronics NAIA Scholar Athletes.  To be eligible for this honor student-athletes must be nominated by their institution’s head coach, must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved junior academic status in the classroom... Read More

Ty Phillips Named to AFCA All-America Team
Posted December 16, 2014

 Marshall, Mo. (December 16, 2014)- Missouri Valley College Senior Defensive Lineman Ty Phillips (East St. Louis, Ill.) has been chosen for the 2014 American Football Coaches Association NAIA Coaches’ All-America Team.   This is the second-straight year Phillips has earned All-American status from the AFCA and joins former Viking Richard Wick (2010-2011) as the program’s only student-athletes to earn two-straight AFCA All-American honors... Read More

Ty Phillips Nominated for National Award
Posted December 11, 2014

 Marshall, Mo. (December 11, 2014)- For the second year in a row, Missouri Valley College Senior Defensive Lineman Ty Phillips (East St. Louis, Ill.) is a finalist for a National award.   Today it was announced that Phillips is a finalist for the 2014 Cliff Harris Award which recognizes the top small-college defensive player in the country... Read More

Viking Football Falls to Morningside in Quarterfinals
Posted November 29, 2014

Box Score-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 29, 2014)- The No. 5 Missouri Valley College football team traveled to Morningside (Iowa) College Saturday for an NAIA Football Championship Series Quarterfinal matchup.  The Vikings came back from early deficits, but fell to the Mustangs 56-28.   Morningside got out early on the Vikings, scoring on a 75-yard touchdown pass on the game’s opening play to grab a 7-0 lead... Read More

Viking Football Game Notes
Posted November 25, 2014

Phillips and Troth Lead Vikings on All-Conference Football Team
Posted November 24, 2014

HAAC All-Conference Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 24, 2014)- The No. 5 Missouri Valley College Viking football team has 28 of its student-athletes honored on the 2014 Heart of America Athletic Conference All-Conference Football Team.  Four Vikings were recognized on the all-conference first team, along with Senior Defensive Lineman Ty Phillips (East St... Read More

Viking Football to Play at Morningside in NAIA FCS Quarterfinal
Posted November 23, 2014

Viking Football Beats Northwestern in Double Overtime
Posted November 22, 2014

Box Score-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 22, 2014)- The No. 5 Missouri Valley College football team hosted No. 12 Northwestern (Iowa) College Saturday at Gregg-Mitchell Field in the 2014 NAIA Football Championship Series First Round.  The Vikings rallied late and eventually knocked off the Red Raiders in double-overtime 20-17... Read More

Four Viking Programs to Compete at National Level Saturday
Posted November 20, 2014

  Marshall, Mo. (November 20, 2014)- Four Missouri Valley College athletic programs will compete in National competitions this Saturday.  The Viking football and men’s soccer teams will host National postseason contests and members of the men’s and women’s cross country teams will compete for a National championship... Read More

Two Viking Football Players Earn Weekly HAAC Honors
Posted November 17, 2014

  Marshall, Mo. (November 17, 2014)- The No .5 Missouri Valley College football team captured a fourth-straight Heart of America Athletic Conference championship Saturday in a win over then-No. 12 ranked Baker (Kan.) University 27-24.  Two Vikings earned weekly honors from the HAAC as Senior Defensive Lineman Ty Phillips (East St... Read More