Northwestern cruises past Dickinson State to advance on to NAIA quarterfinals

Published: Nov. 19, 2022 at 10:48 PM CST
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ORANGE CITY, Iowa (KTIV) - The #3 Northwestern Red Raiders won their third-straight NAIA Football Championship Series First Round game Saturday afternoon with a 49-7 win over #17 Dickinson State University.

Aided by four-straight three-and-outs by the Red Raider defense, Northwestern was able to jump out to a fast 35-0 lead. Northwestern capitalized on each opportunity scoring touchdowns on their first five offensive possessions.

The Red Raiders advance to the Quarterfinals of the NAIA Football Championship Series for the third-straight year. Northwestern will host Marian University for the second-straight season in the Quarterfinals.

Kickoff is set for 12 p.m. at Northwestern College.