AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, Columbus Dispatch
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Former Buckeyes coach Earle Bruce, 87, dies

Earle Bruce, who won at least a share of four Big Ten titles at Ohio State during a college career that spanned 21 seasons, has died. He was 87.

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AP FCS All-America Team

Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.

Christion leads South Dakota State past Northern Iowa (2:23)
South Dakota State's Johnson scampers for 70-yard return (0:35)
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Northern Iowa routs Monmouth 46-7 in FCS 1st round

Eli Dunne threw for 260 yards, four touchdowns and no interceptions, Nikholi Jaghai caught two of Northern Iowa's four interceptions, and the Panthers cruised past Monmouth 46-7 in the first round of the FCS playoffs on Saturday.

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Bison defense dominates rival UNI

Don't go trick or treating at the Fargodome -- the North Dakota State Bison might be stingy with handing out the Halloween candy.

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Dunne, Northern Iowa beat Southern Illinois 24-17

Eli Dunne was 26-of-36 passing for 266 yards and three touchdowns and the Northern Iowa defense forced three fourth-quarter turnovers to help Panthers beat Southern Illinois 24-17 on Saturday night in the Missouri Valley Conference opener for both teams.

Credit is Brian Blalock/Sam Houston State University.
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Sam Houston St.'s Briscoe named FCS' top player

Sam Houston State junior quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe has been named the top offensive player in the Football Championship Subdivision after throwing for 4,602 yards and an NCAA-leading 57 touchd

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Western Kentucky is hiring Northern Iowa co-offensive coordinator Ryan Mahaffey as tight ends coach, according to a source. WKU coach Mike Sanford knows Mahaffey from his time as a Notre Dame graduate assistant. Mahaffey played tight end at Northern Iowa and began his coaching career at his alma mater before joining the Notre Dame staff.

2017 MVFC Standings

TEAMCONFOVR
North Dakota State7-114-1
South Dakota State6-211-3
Northern Iowa6-28-5
Western Illinois5-38-4
Illinois State4-46-5
South Dakota4-48-5
Youngstown State4-46-5
Missouri State2-63-8
Southern Illinois2-64-7
Indiana State0-80-11