2017-18 NACC Football News

  • Fleming Inks Contract With Bears
    May 14, 2018
    Matt Fleming, a national champion at Benedictine in track and field and a second team all-conference football player, has been signed by the Chicago Bears of the National Football League after attending minicamp.
  • McCaslin Tabbed As Next Leader Of Benedictine Football
    April 24, 2018
    Benedictine University has announced the appointment of Brad McCaslin to the position of head football coach.
  • Sears Steps Down From Benedictine Football Program
    February 28, 2018
    Benedictine University head football coach Josiah Sears has stepped down following two seasons at the helm.
  • Whitley Named Second Team AFCA All-American
    December 12, 2017
     Lakeland University senior Michael Whitley has added one more award to a fine career as he has been named an AFCA NCAA Division III All-American for the 2017 season.
  • Trio From NACC Named D3football.com All-Region
    December 05, 2017
    The D3football.com regional awards have been announced for the 2017 season and three student-athletes from the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference were honored.
  • NACC Announces 2017 Football Season Awards
    November 27, 2017
    The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference football awards have been announced for the 2017 season.
  • Lakeland Falls In NCAA First Round
    November 18, 2017
    Lakeland's season came to an end it the first round of the NCAA Division III Playoffs.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Nov. 6-12
    November 13, 2017
    Lakeland University's Johnathan Hagerty, Concordia University Chicago's Thaddous Daniel and Wisconsin Lutheran College's Grant Fleming have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Nov. 6-12, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Muskies To Face Titans In NCAA First Round
    November 12, 2017
    Lakeland University learned of its NCAA Tournament fate as the 2017 NCAA Division III Football Championship bracket was unveiled Sunday.
  • Muskies Win Outright NACC Title
    November 11, 2017
    Lakeland University capped a perfect run through the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference with a 57-31 win over Rockford University Saturday afternoon at Taylor Field.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Oct. 30-Nov. 5
    November 06, 2017
    Lakeland University's Dezmon Eddie, Orman Smothers and Conrad Foss have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Oct. 30-Nov. 5, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Muskies Clinch Third Straight Playoff Trip, Share Of NACC Title
    November 04, 2017
    Dezmon Eddie rushed for 308 yards and Lakeland University clinched its third straight NCAA Division III Playoff appearance with a 49-13 romp over Concordia University Chicago Saturday at rainy Taylor Field.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Oct. 23-29
    October 30, 2017
    Benedictine University's Ryan Sample, Concordia University Wisconsin's Jon Rauh and Benedictine's Grant Klaver have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Oct. 23-29, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Oct. 16-22
    October 23, 2017
    Lakeland University's Dezmon Eddie and Aurora University's Kam Dawtyne and AJ Hunter have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Oct. 16-22, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Moses Cops D3football.com Weekly Honor
    October 17, 2017
    An outstanding all-around performance has netted Lakeland University football player Diante Moses a spot on the D3football.com Team of the Week.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Oct. 9-15
    October 16, 2017
    Wisconsin Lutheran College's John-Marcus Carruthers, Lakeland University's Diante Moses and Wisconsin Lutheran's Grant Fleming have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Oct. 9-15, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Oct. 2-8
    October 09, 2017
    Lakeland University's Michael Whitley, Aurora University's Ray DiMatteo and Benedictine University's Juwann Nelson have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Oct. 2-8, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Sept. 25-Oct. 1
    October 02, 2017
    Lakeland University's Eldrada Meeks and Donte Rowell and Rockford University's Alexis Guteirrez have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Sept. 25-Oct. 1, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Sept. 18-24
    September 25, 2017
    Lakeland University's Michael Whitley, Diante Moses and Jawon Turner have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Sept. 18-24, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Sept. 11-17
    September 18, 2017
    Concordia University Chicago's Ryan Allison, Benedictine University's Austin Nirva and Grant Klaver have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Sept. 11-17, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Drummond Named To D3football.com Team Of The Week
    September 13, 2017
    Fresh off earning the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Defensive Player of the Week award, Benedictine defensive lineman Danny Drummond has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Sept. 4-10
    September 11, 2017
    Benedictine University's Brandon Moore and Danny Drummond and Concordia University Wisconsin's Jacob Mason have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Sept. 4-10, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Football Weekly Awards Announced For Aug. 28-Sept. 3
    September 05, 2017
    Lakeland University’s Michael Whitley and Oman Smothers and Concordia University Wisconsin’s Isaiah Tenette have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Aug. 28-Sept. 3, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
  • Preseason Football Poll Picks Lakeland For NACC Title
    August 22, 2017
    Lakeland University has been picked to win the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference football championship according to the preseason poll, voted on by the league's head coaches and sports information directors.
  • Eureka To Become NACC Affiliate Member In Football
    August 04, 2017
    The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference has added Eureka College as an affiliate member in the sport of football beginning the 2018 season to give the league an eight-team field.