Monday, November 23, 2009

Wittenberg, Mount Union Advance in NCAA Football Playoff

After Saturday’s action, Mount Union and Wittenberg enter the Ohio college football spotlight as each hosts a second-round game in the NCAA Division III football championships this coming weekend.

After defeating fellow AICUO member Mount St. Joseph 42-14, Wittenberg faces Trine (Ind.), who eliminated AICUO member Case Western Reserve 51-38.

Mount Union, who shut out Washington & Jefferson 55-0, faces Montclair State (N.J.), victors over Maine Maritime.

Both second-round games begin at 12 noon. For more information, including how to obtain tickets, follow these links:

Trine at Wittenberg
Montclair State at Mount Union

— Bob Burke