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Amway To Sponsor College Football’s USA Today Coaches Poll, AFCA Coaches’ Trophy

Amway To Sponsor College Football’s USA Today Coaches Poll, AFCA Coaches’ Trophy

February 19, 2014 No Comments

Following one of the most exciting college football seasons in recent years, leading direct seller Amway announced that it has partnered with the USA TODAY Sports Media Group and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) in a landmark deal to sponsor some of the sport’s most endearing assets. Amway’s new partnership will integrate three unique ...

University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater Finishes Atop AFCA  DIII Coaches’ Poll

University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater Finishes Atop AFCA DIII Coaches’ Poll

December 19, 2011 No Comments

No. 1 Wisconsin-Whitewater beat No. 2 Mount Union (Ohio), 13-10, to win their third consecutive NCAA Division III National Championship, and their fourth overall. The Warhawks kept their No. 1 spot throughout the entire season in 2011, which is the second year in a row for their program. Their win on Saturday also marks their ...

McMurry Earns First DIII Coaches’ Poll Ranking Since ’99

McMurry Earns First DIII Coaches’ Poll Ranking Since ’99

November 8, 2011 No Comments

McMurry (Texas) joins the poll at No. 24 in this week’s AFCA Division III Coaches’ Top 25 Poll after defeating then-No. 22 Louisiana College, 49-28. This is the first time the War Hawks have been ranked since 1999. Hampden-Sydney (Va.) and Monmouth (Ill.) also join the poll this week at No. 23 and No. 25, ...

Big Shakeup In AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll

Big Shakeup In AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll

November 8, 2011 No Comments

Losses by eight Top 25 teams this past weekend caused a big shakeup in the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. Delta State (Miss.) still holds onto the top spot with 27 first-place votes after a 36-34 win over then-No. 18 West Alabama. Thanks to losses by then-No. 2 Pittsburg State (Kan.) and then-No. ...

Undefeated Mount Union Holds At No. 2 in D3 Coaches’ Poll

Undefeated Mount Union Holds At No. 2 in D3 Coaches’ Poll

October 10, 2011 No Comments

The Top 10 remain relatively unchanged in this week’s AFCA Division III  Top 25 Coaches’ Poll, with the exception of St. Thomas (Minn.) moving from No. 4 to No. 3. Losses from Dubuque (Iowa) and Cortland St. (N.Y.) caused them to drop out of this week’s poll, which made room for two schools to move ...

Five New Teams Enter AFCA D2 Coaches’ Poll

Five New Teams Enter AFCA D2 Coaches’ Poll

October 10, 2011 No Comments

The Top 10 remained relatively unchanged, but losses to five Top 25 teams this past weekend caused a shakeup in the bottom half of the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. North Alabama still sits at No. 1, receiving 28 of a possible 29 first place votes, after the Lions handed Arkansas Tech a ...

Linfield (Ore.) Moves Into Top 5 in D3 Coaches’ Poll

Linfield (Ore.) Moves Into Top 5 in D3 Coaches’ Poll

October 3, 2011 No Comments

A loss from then-No. 5 Bethel (Minn.) caused a reshuffling in the top five in this week’s AFCA Division III Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. Wisconsin-Whitewater, with 40 first place votes, and Mount Union (Ohio), with two first place votes, keep their No. 1 and No. 2 rankings, respectively. Mary Hardin-Baylor (Texas) moves up one spot ...

North Alabama New No. 1 in AFCA D2 Coaches’ Poll

North Alabama New No. 1 in AFCA D2 Coaches’ Poll

October 3, 2011 No Comments

Three of the top four teams lost this past weekend, causing a shakeup in the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. North Alabama moves up to the top spot this week after then-No. 1 Northwest Missouri State lost to new No. 8 Pittsburg State (Kan.), 38-35, in the Fall Classic at Arrowhead Stadium. This ...

Few changes In AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll

Few changes In AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll

September 26, 2011 No Comments

There was not much change in the AFCA Division II Coaches Top 25 Poll this week as most of the teams won their contests which resulted in little movement in the poll. Northwest Missouri State continues its grip on the No. 1 spot with 28 first place votes after a dominating 70-17 win over Fort ...

Minnesota-Duluth Opens 2011 Season At No. 1

Minnesota-Duluth Opens 2011 Season At No. 1

August 16, 2011 4 Comments

The University of Minnesota-Duluth will open their 2011 campaign as the preseason favorite to win the national championship, according to the American Football Coaches Association. Fresh off the university’s second national championship in 2010, the Bulldogs begin their season in the No. 1 position on the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll. Last year’s national runner-up ...

Russell Athletic, Boeing Give 787 Carbon Fiber New Life On Football Field

Russell Brands LLC and Boeing are working together to incorporate excess carbon fiber from 787 Dreamliner production in Russell...

SportsSignup Expands Services For Coaches, Administrators

SportsSignup, a national leader in online sports management solutions for sports organizations, announced the availability of its next generation...

Riddell To Launch SpeedFlex Helmet In September

Riddell has officially introduced the SpeedFlex, a new helmet that reduces impact force transfer to the athlete by selectively...

SMU Football Partners With Unequal Technologies For Athlete Protection

SMU Athletics has entered into a multi-year partnership with Unequal Technologies to outfit each SMU football helmet with the...