Northwestern to Hit the Gridiron Against Marian on Saturday

November 21, 2021 4:04pm

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced the Quarterfinal pairings of the 2021 NAIA Football Championship Series (FCS), as they announced the Northwestern College football team (11-1, 9-1 GPAC) will host No. 7-ranked Marian University (Ind.) (9-2, 6-1 MSFA) in Orange City, Iowa this upcoming Saturday, November 27.

The Raiders downed the No. 16-ranked Central Methodist Eagles Saturday 24-7 to advance to their second straight Quarterfinal round. Three of the four quarterfinal games will take place in the state of Iowa.

NAIA FCS Quarterfinal Matchups

No. 12 Keiser (Fla.) (8-2) @ No. 1 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) (11-1) – Columbia, Ky.

No. 10 Kansas Wesleyan (11-1) @ No. 2 Morningside (11-0) – Sioux City, Iowa

No. 8 Concordia (Mich.) (9-1) @ No. 3 Grand View (12-0) – Des Moines, Iowa

No. 7 Marian (Ind.) (9-2) @ No. 4 Northwestern (11-1) – Orange City, Iowa