2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
5-6, 4th in MVFC
Credit is Brian Blalock/Sam Houston State University.

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.


Butler makes remarkable, one-handed TD grab

Iowa State WR Hakeem Butler had one catch, but he made it count for an unbelievable, one-handed touchdown against Northern Iowa.


Northern Iowa rallies to beat Iowa State 25-20

Aaron Bailey threw for 135 yards, ran for 114 more and had two touchdowns as Northern Iowa rallied to beat Iowa State 25-20 Saturday and spoil coach Matt Campbell's debut with the Cyclones.

Butler makes remarkable one-handed TD grab (0:33)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa State now has three losses to Northern Iowa since 2007.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa State turns the ball over three times in the final 6:12, and Northern Iowa wins in Ames, 25-20.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

The Matt Campbell era is on the verge of getting off to a rough start. Following J'Veyon Browing's 1-yard TD plunge, Northern Iowa leads Iowa State 25-20 with 2:49 remaining.


Highlights: Deiondre' Hall

The Bears grabbed another safety in Round 4, taking Hall. Check out some of the Northern Iowa product's best highlights.


Northern Iowa plucks ISU's Harris to be new AD

Northern Iowa has hired David Harris, who has worked in Iowa State's athletic department since 2006, to replace former AD Troy Dannen, who left for Tulane, as the school's athletic director.

North Dakota State dispatches Northern Iowa (1:12)
Bison special teams proves to be the difference (1:55)

2016 MVFC Standings

North Dakota State7-112-2
South Dakota State7-19-3
Youngstown State6-212-4
Illinois State4-46-6
Northern Iowa4-45-6
Western Illinois3-56-5
South Dakota3-54-7
Missouri State2-64-7
Indiana State2-64-7
Southern Illinois2-64-7