Posts Tagged: Football

Tuifua scores TD in NAIA title game as Morningside wins it all

December 24, 2019

Sione Tuifua of Barrow fulfilled every football player’s dream of scoring a touchdown in the national championship game. The sophomore started at tight end and hauled in a 6-yard scoring strike at the end of the second quarter as Morningside College beat Marian University 40-38 in the NAIA title game in Grambling, Louisiana. This was… Read more »

Aukusitino has 6 tackles, pick, fumble recovery in shutout win

November 26, 2019

Led by Anchorage’s Amu Aukusitino, the Colorado State University-Pueblo defense dominated Augustana in a 17-0 victory that moved the team to 11-1 on the year. The senior defensive back was all over the field in accumulating six tackles, interception, tackle for loss and fumble recovery. Aukusitino, of Service High fame, has picked off a pass… Read more »

Foshee named second team all-conference for Oklahoma Baptist

November 20, 2019

The Oklahoma Baptist University football team has the best offense in the Great American Conference. Junior offensive lineman Jake Foshee of Fairbanks is a big reason. So much so the 6-foot-4, 277-pounder was named second team all-conference. Foshee, of West Valley High fame, was the lone Oklahoma Baptist offensive linemen selected to the first or… Read more »

With his UTEP career coming to close, Busey reaches end zone

November 17, 2019

Anchorage’s Alan Busey found the end zone for the first time in his University of Texas El Paso football career. It came at the end of the second quarter and was his team’s lone touchdown in a 37-10 loss to UAB during a Conference USA game in Birmingham, Alabama. Busey, of Service High fame, hauled… Read more »

Pilcher has career day in pocket with 204 yards and three TDs

November 10, 2019

The progression of Sierra College quarterback Qyntyn Pilcher of Anchorage took another major step forward as the freshman enjoyed his best day in the pocket against Butte in the California Community College Athletic Association. He set season highs in yards (204), touchdowns (3), completions (14) and pass attempts (22) to provide Sierra with a bright… Read more »

In first start, Nero rewards College of Idaho with 7 tackles, pick

November 9, 2019

Back in the starting lineup for the first time since last year, Wasilla’s Jordan Nero rewarded the College of Idaho with an excellent effort. The senior linebacker registered seven tackles and intercepted a pass as the No. 6 Coyotes beat No. 24 Montana Western 38-27 in Idaho to stay undefeated and clinch the NAIA Frontier… Read more »

Kizer rushes for three TDs, amasses 318 total yards for Luther

November 6, 2019

In a game that featured more than 1,000 yards of offense and 100 points, it figured Palmer’s Parker Kizer would factor into the shootout. Even as a running quarterback, the 6-foot sophomore amassed a career-high 318 total yards for Luther College in a 60-40 loss to Buena Vista in Storm Lake, Iowa. Kizer, of Colony… Read more »

Cummings scores twice, giving him a state-best 7 rushing TDs

Josh Cummings of Fairbanks continues to be a wrecking ball in the red zone for the Western Colorado University football team. The bruising back scored a pair of touchdowns in a 42-21 victory over Black Hills State in Spearfish, South Dakota. Cummings, of West Valley High fame, has scored all seven of his TDs from… Read more »

Snell hauls in first career touchdown catch for Montana State

November 3, 2019

Montana State University freshman Derryk Snell of Chugiak found his way into the end zone for the first time in a 42-7 victory over Southern Utah at Bobcat Stadium. The 6-foot-2 tight end caught a 10-yard touchdown pass early in the second quarter to make the score 27-0. Snell, of Chugiak High fame, finished with… Read more »

Furlong cracks 100-yard barrier for first time for Dakota State

Dakota State University sophomore Brenner Furlong of Soldotna carried the ball 17 times for a career-high 119 yards in a 30-18 loss to Valley City State in Madison, South Dakota. This was the first time the running back cracked the 100-yard benchmark in 15 career games. Furlong, of SoHi fame, has racked up a career-best… Read more »