Beloit Game Preview

  • This year’s game will be the 55th meeting.
  • Beloit is currently 2-1 with victories over Grinnell and Lake Forest
  • Monmouth leads the series 33-21. Last Beloit victory was in 2010
  • Beloit Preseason Ranking was 217th/Monmouth 114th
  • They ended last season ranked 224th in offense/Monmouth 42nd
  • They ended last season ranked 202nd in total defense/Monmouth 127th
  • They return 15 Starters (7 offense, 7 defense, 1 Specialist)/Monmouth 18 (8 Offense, 8 Defense, 2 Special)
  • Looks like the weather will 62 degrees and partly cloudy at kickoff!!

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Beloit Roster

Beloit Stats

Monmouth Roster

Monmouth Stats

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Carroll University Game Preview

  • Carroll University is Currently 3-0 and 1-0 in conference play
  • This year game will be the 17th meeting. Monmouth leads the Series 12-4 including the last 11 meetings.
  • Carroll Preseason Ranking was 135th/Monmouth 114th
  • They ended last season ranked 140th  in offense/Monmouth 42nd
  • They ended last season ranked 66th in total defense/Monmouth 127th
  • They return 13 Starters (6 offense, 5 defense, 2 Specialist)/Monmouth 18 (8 Offense, 8 Defense, 2 Special)
  • Looks like the weather will 69 degrees and clear skies at kickoff!!
  • Tailgating will be in 2 lots across from Schneider Stadium on Barstow Avenue (click on map link below).
  • They prefer gas grills!

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Carroll Roster

Carroll Stats

Carroll University Facility Map

Directions to Carroll University

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Central Game Tailgating Information

  • There is a parking lot that is south of the stadium that is available for tailgating/grilling. Number 15 on the athletic facilities map
  • Central Sports Facility Map
  • The tickets will be on sale starting 1 hour prior to kickoff.
  • Central College is an Alcohol and Smoke free campus.

 

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Lake Forest Tailgating Reservations due by 10 Oct

Dr Robert ’65 and Judy Hodges Tucker ’65 cordially the football parents to join with Monmouth College Alumni and friends for tailgating at their home prior to the game at Lake Forest. You should receive an invite by mail and you will need to RSVP by 10 Oct.

Fighting Scots vs. Lake Forest Tailgate

October 18, 2014

11:00 A.M.

228 East Center Avenue, Lake Bluff, Illinois

Food and beverages provided

 Bob and Judy Tucker are the directors of the Monmouth College All-Sports Camp, which celebrated its 10th year and highest attendance this summer. Thanks to Bob and Judy’s vision and hard work, boys and girls ages 7-13 are able spend a week on Monmouth’s campus sharpening athletic skills and growing as individuals. Bob also supports his alma mater as a member of the Monmouth College Board of Trustees.

 RSVP by October 10

309-457-2231; toll-free at 888-827-8268

If you have Questions Contact

Katie Shipp ’13
Assistant Director of Alumni Relations

309-457-2316 office

309-457-2335 fax

http://www.monmouthcollege.edu/alumni

   Monmouth     College
700 East Broadway
Monmouth IL 61462-1998

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Central Game Preview

  • This year game will be the 1st meeting.
  • Central Preseason Ranking was 57th/Monmouth 114th
  • They ended last season ranked 202nd  in offense/Monmouth 42nd
  • They ended last season ranked 14th in total defense/Monmouth 127th
  • They return 13 Starters (8 offense, 3 defense, 1 Specialist)/Monmouth 18 (8 Offense, 8 Defense, 2 Special)
  • Looks like the weather will 59 degrees and clear skies at kickoff!!
  • There will be fireworks after the game.

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Central Roster

Central Stats

Central Sports Facility Map

Directions to Central College

Monmouth Roster

Monmouth Stats

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Game Week Information

For those of you who are new to the program, Monmouth has one of the best game day experiences in Division III Football. From tailgating to the Marching and Pipe Bands.

Tailgating is off campus at the grassy area South of Cavanagh Motors Building/Lot located at the corner of North Sixth St. and East Jackson. Click on the links below for all your pregame info.

Tailgating Policy

Tailgating Map

Media Guide

Pipe Band Video

 

 

 

 

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Hope Game Preview

  • The first game of this series occurred in 1948.
  • This year game will be the 3rd meeting.
  • Hope leads the series with 2 wins.
  • The last Hope victory came in 1949.
  • Hope Preseason Ranking was 112th/Monmouth 144th
  • They ended last season ranked 77th  in offense/Monmouth 42nd
  • They ended last season ranked 112th in total defense/Monmouth 127th
  • They return 15 Starters (7 offense, 7 defense, 1 Specialist)/Monmouth 18 (8 Offense, 8 Defense, 2 Special)
  • Looks like the weather will be perfect for Tailgating!!

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Saturday’s Hourly Forecast

Hope Roster

Hope Stats

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Scrimmage Time Change

Saturday’s Scrimmage Game Start Time Has Been Changed to 6 PM 

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The DIII Pre Season Poll

Below are rankings for the teams that the Fighting Scots will face this year and the teams in the other division of the conference. There are 244 teams in NCAA DIII Football.

Monmouth 114
Hope 112
Central 57
Carroll 135
Beloit 217
IC 75
LF 94
Cornell 137
Grinnell 202
Knox 223
St Norbert 77
Ripon 99
Macalester 207
Lawrence 231
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Coaches Pre Season Poll

The Rankings from the 2014 Midwest Conference Coaches Poll. The DIII national rankings will be out at the end of the month and I will post them as soon as I get them.

One note on the poll: In the last ten years the poll has accurately predicted where a team will finish only 22% of the time and has only predicted where the Fighting Scots will finish, 10% of the time.

2014 Midwest Conference Coaches’ Poll (1st Place Votes) Points
North
St. Norbert (8) 62
Ripon (2) 54
Carroll (2) 50
Macalester 35
Beloit 27
Lawrence 18
South
Illinois College (10) 65
Lake Forest (1) 47
Monmouth (1) 47
Cornell 45
Grinnell 26
Knox 16
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