Defensive coordinator Chris Willis has been promoted to head football coach at North Alabama, the university announced Thursday.
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North Alabama coach Bobby Wallace has retired after leading the Lions to a Division II runner-up finish.
Northwest Missouri State beat North Alabama in what was believed to be the coldest and snowiest Division II title game in its 43-year history.
Roc Thomas ran for three touchdowns and Eli Jenkins ran for another as Jacksonville State beat Division II North Alabama 31-12 in a season opener Thursday night.
Take a look at the complete schedule and results for the 2014 Division II football tournament.