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2017 Schedule
6-5, 5th in MVFC

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Youngstown State runs past Missouri State 38-10

Tevin McCaster ran for 181 yards and two touchdowns on 27 carries and Youngstown State piled up 284 yards on the ground to roll past Missouri State 38-10 in a regular-season finale on Saturday.

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Cam Pederson hits a 36-yard FG in the first OT, lifting 2nd-ranked and unbeaten North Dakota State to a 27-24 win over Youngstown State in a conference showdown between a pair of Top 10 FCS teams. The defeat snaps an 11-game home winning streak for the Penguins.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

North Dakota St-Youngstown St, a game between a pair of Top 10-ranked FCS conference rivals, is now going into OT tied at 24-24 here in Youngstown.

Joel Anderson ESPN 

North Dakota St's RJ Urzendowski just hauled in a 16-yard TD catch that might be SportsCenter Top 10-worthy: one-handed, with his left hand, with his foot inbounds.

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Pelini: Richmond earned chance after rape case

Youngstown State coach Bo Pelini says a player convicted of rape as a teenager has earned a second chance by staying disciplined, focused and out of trouble.

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YSU settles suit with Steubenville rape convict

Youngstown State University has agreed to settle a federal lawsuit with a football player convicted of rape as a teen who sued after the school allowed him to join the team and then told him he couldn't play this season.

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Hearing postponed in Richmond suit vs. YSU

A hearing on whether to make a temporary order allowing Ma'lik Richmond to play for Youngstown State permanent has been postponed.

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Richmond plays for YSU after court decision

Ma'lik Richardson had two tackles in Youngstown State's win Saturday, one day after an appeals court rejected the school's request to prevent him from playing.

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Court rejects YSU request to halt reinstatement

A federal appeals court declined to block a judge's decision to allow Ma'lik Richmond to play football for Youngstown State for at least the next 14 days. Richmond, 21, was convicted of rape as a teenager.

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Judge rules Richmond can play football, for now

A U.S. district judge has ruled that Ma'lik Richmond, who was convicted of rape as a teen, will be temporarily reinstated to the Youngstown State football team.

2017 MVFC Standings

North Dakota State7-112-1
South Dakota State6-211-2
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