2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
10-4, 2nd in MVFC
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Defense lifts Northern Iowa by San Diego 17-3 in FCS opener

Brawntae Wells returned an interception for a touchdown early in the first quarter, Christian Jegen sealed the game with a pick late in the fourth quarter and Northern Iowa defeated San Diego 17-3 in the first round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday.

Northern Iowa cashes in with pick-six (0:48)
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26d

Heide leads South Dakota St past N Iowa 38-7

Keaton Heide was 15-of-16 passing with two touchdowns, the defense forced two turnovers and South Dakota State overwhelmed Northern Iowa 38-7 on Saturday in a battle of top 10 FCS teams.

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Lance leads NDSU past Northern Iowa in showdown

Freshman Trey Lance threw three touchdown passes, two of them to Adam Cofield, and an FCS top-10 showdown never materialized as top-ranked North Dakota State breezed to a 46-14 victory over Northern Iowa, ranked 10th in the FCS Coaches poll, on Saturday.

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McElvain guides Northern Iowa past Youngstown State 21-14

Redshirt freshman Will McElvain threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to Isaiah Weston, and Trevor Allen and Tyler Hoosman ran for scores, as Northern Iowa held off Youngstown State 21-14 in a Missouri Valley Football Conference opener between two ranked...

Iowa RB tip-toes down sideline for 15-yard TD (0:30)
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Iowa fans, players wave to Children's Hospital in heart-warming tradition (1:16)
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Sargent reaches end zone for 2nd time (0:24)
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AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, Columbus Dispatch
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Former Buckeyes coach Earle Bruce, 87, dies

Earle Bruce, who won at least a share of four Big Ten titles at Ohio State during a college career that spanned 21 seasons, has died. He was 87.

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AP FCS All-America Team

Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.

Christion leads South Dakota State past Northern Iowa (2:23)
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South Dakota State's Johnson scampers for 70-yard return (0:35)
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Credit is Brian Blalock/Sam Houston State University.
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Sam Houston St.'s Briscoe named FCS' top player

Sam Houston State junior quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe has been named the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision after throwing for 4,602 yards and an NCAA-leading 57 touchd

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

Western Kentucky is hiring Northern Iowa co-offensive coordinator Ryan Mahaffey as tight ends coach, according to a source. WKU coach Mike Sanford knows Mahaffey from his time as a Notre Dame graduate assistant. Mahaffey played tight end at Northern Iowa and began his coaching career at his alma mater before joining the Notre Dame staff.