From statistical analysis, researchers have found little to no evidence supporting the idea that crowds can influence a team or player’s ability or make a visiting team’s performance worse. What fans can influence: the referees and the calls they make.
The top 12 teams in both the d3football.com and AFCA coaches polls remained the same this week, including Wartburg (6-0) holding steady at No. 6 after a 42-9 homecoming win over Dubuque. Wis.-Whitewater (6-0), Mary Hardin-Baylor (6-0), Mount Union (6-0), Wesley (7-0) and Linfield (5-0) continue to make up the […]
Four programs have won an Iowa Conference championship since 1997. Wartburg is one and this year’s Knights have played the other three already in the first three weeks of IIAC competition. They’re 3-0 by a combined 121-23. The Knights were dominant again Saturday, while Buena Vista had another big offensive day to remain unbeaten […]
Wartburg hasn’t simply survived a rigorous opening three weeks of Iowa Conference football, it’s dominated. The Knights have outscored the other three programs that have won conference championships since 1997 121-23. The latest triumph was a 42-9 victory over Dubuque in front of a Homecoming crowd of 3,540 at Walston-Hoover Stadium […]
Matchup: Dubuque (2-3, 1-1) @ No. 6 Wartburg (5-0, 2-0) Location: Walston-Hoover Stadium (FieldTurf); Waverly, Iowa Time: 1 p.m. Watch: Knight Vision Listen: 89.9 KWAR Follow: @NathanTFord on Twitter for updates Forecast: Sunny, 53 degrees, 0 percent chance of precipitation, Wind: N at 6 mph On the Line: The Knights look to finish […]