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Do home crowds have an impact on games?

Do home crowds have an impact on games?

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.

Wartburg remains No. 6 in football polls

Wartburg remains No. 6 in football polls

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 […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
IIAC Roundup: Week 7

IIAC Roundup: Week 7

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 […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
No. 6 Wartburg slashes Dubuque on Homecoming

No. 6 Wartburg slashes Dubuque on Homecoming

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 […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
Gameday: Dubuque at No. 6 Wartburg

Gameday: Dubuque at No. 6 Wartburg

        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 […]

by · October 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Football, Sports
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