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Wildcats miss long field goal to tie game

OZARK, Mo. -- Ben Workman missed a 52-yard game-tying field goal attempt with 13 seconds left as the Culver-Stockton College football team's upset bid of No. 10 Evangel fell short in a 20-17 defeat in Saturday's Heart of America Athletic Conference game. T

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Hawks' Leonard reacts with class and high character
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Hawks' Leonard reacts with class and high character

Inwardly, Cody Leonard may have been irritated and agitated to learn he had been demoted. Outwardly, he never flinched. What doesn't get noticed on Saturday afternoons when the Quincy University middle linebacker puts together All-American caliber...

Inconsistent offense keeps Hawks from finishing
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Inconsistent offense keeps Hawks from finishing

QUINCY -- The Quincy University football players are learning how slim their margin for error actually is. Against quality opponents, it's pretty miniscule. Despite being able to run the ball against the nation's No. 1-ranked defense and gaining...

Blue Devils can't be stopped offensively
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Blue Devils can't be stopped offensively

GALESBURG, Ill. -- Senior running back Jirehl Brock didn't get the ball on the Quincy High School football team's first play of the game against Galesburg on Friday night at Van Dyke Field. Adonte Crider did. And the junior ran 58 yards...

Raiders break into win column
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Raiders break into win column

WESTMONT, Ill. -- The situation was strikingly similar. The outcome was decidedly different. It ensured the Quincy Notre Dame football players would enjoy the long road home. Holding a 21-0 lead at halftime Friday night against Westmont, the Raiders showed they've learned how to finish. An interception by Ben Kasparie on the first possession of the third quarter led to an Ike Wiley touchdown run that propelled QND to a 49-0 victory and its first victory of the season.

Pirates turn up the scoring in third quarter in rout
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Pirates turn up the scoring in third quarter in rout

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Kirksville threw a punch on the first play of the third quarter. The Hannibal football team answered with a series of haymakers and a knockout. The Pirates answered a 75-yard touchdown pass from Paxton Dempsay with two takeaways...

Game preview: Davenport at Quincy University
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Game preview: Davenport at Quincy University

Davenport at QU When: Noon Saturday Where: QU Stadium Records: Davenport -- 3-0 (1-0 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference). QU -- 1-2 (0-0 Great Lakes Valley Conference). Radio: WGEM 105.1 FM Extra points: This will be a battle of wills.

College football notebook: Hannibal's McBride making plays for Falcons
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College football notebook: Hannibal's McBride making plays for Falcons

After three games and on the cusp of the most important part of the regular season -- conference play -- Jerry McBride III understands everything is going to get amped up for the Bowling Green football team. "At the end of the year, everybody wants...

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Missouri roundup: Monroe City gets back on track with convincing victory

The Monroe City football team responded from last week's loss with a resounding 52-0 victory over West Hancock Friday night at Lankford Field. Monroe City's Blake Hays started the scoring with a 75-yard punt return for a touchdown in the opening...

Illinois roundup: Dunker's interception helps Mustangs seal victory
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Illinois roundup: Dunker's interception helps Mustangs seal victory

Gavvin Dunker's interception at the Unity-Payson football team's 22-yard line with 1 minute, 28 seconds left helped the Mustangs preserve its first victory of the season, a 17-14 Western Illinois Valley Conference North Division victory, Friday night...