WEEK 7 GAME NOTES: Football Returns Home to Host #9 Marian

WEEK 7 GAME NOTES: Football Returns Home to Host #9 Marian

(Ann Arbor, MI) – After a lengthy road trip, Concordia football will finally return home this week to host #9 Marian in MSFA Mideast play. The Cardinals suffered a close 24-21 loss against Taylor in last week's action. Marian improved to 5-1 after a 37-10 win over Saint Francis (IN).


Game Details


Statistical Breakdown


Personnel Matchups


Marian at a glance

Marian enters the contest with a 5-1 overall record. The Knights averaged just over 57 points per game in a 4-0 start, including an 86-0 shutout over Madonna. Marian's lone loss came in a 17-10 defeat against current #5 Indiana Wesleyan. Defensively, the Knights are tied for #2 in the country with an average of 8 points allowed per game. Mark Henninger enters his 10th season at the helm.


NAIA Coaches Poll

Marian moved up one spot to #9 in the latest NAIA Coaches Poll. MSFA Mideast leader Indiana Wesleyan stayed at #5. In the Midwest, Saint Xavier climbed one spot to #15 while Roosevelt held at #18.


WTKA Pre-Game Tailgate Liveshow

WTKA The Ticket will be broadcasting live from Cardinal Stadium leading up to Saturday's game. Stop by the broadcast in front of the stadium to watch Ira Weintraub and Steve Clark interview Concordia coaches and athletics staff members from 11:00-12:45. Listen in at 1050 AM or at WTKA.com


Other MSFA Games


Saint Francis (IN) @ #5 Indiana Wesleyan – 12:00pm

Lawrence Tech @ Siena Heights – 12:00pm

Madonna @ Taylor – 1:00pm



#15 Saint Xavier @ Trinity International – 2:00pm

Saint Ambrose @ Saint Francis (IN) – 2:00pm

Olivet Nazarene @ Missouri Baptist – 2:00pm

Judson @ #18 Roosevelt – 8:00pm