Football News

Viking Football Ranked No. 11 in Spring Coaches' Poll
Posted April 10, 2017

Coaches' Poll-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (April 10, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College football team heads into its spring practices as the No. 11 ranked team in the 2017 NAIA Football Coaches’ Spring Top 25 Poll.  The Vikings were ranked No. 11 to conclude the 2016 season.   Missouri Valley is coming off a 2016 season which saw the team finish with a 9-3 overall record, a 4-1 record in Heart of America Athletic Conference Southern Division play and earned a berth into the NAIA Football Championship Series for the first time since 2014 and eighth time since 2006... Read More

Viking Football Student-Athletes Invited to Pro Day
Posted March 30, 2017

  Marshall, Mo. (March 30, 2017)- Three student-athletes from the 2016 Missouri Valley College football team took part in a Pro Day event held at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, Mo., for NFL scouts.  Stephen Thayer (Manteca, Calif.) performed, while Junior Wide Receiver Dorian Stanard (Daytona Beach, Fla... Read More

Viking Football to Play Three Televised Games
Posted March 29, 2017

Viking Football Announces 2017 Recruiting Class
Posted February 1, 2017

2017 Recruiting Class-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (February 1, 2017)- The Missouri Valley College football program has announced its 2017 Signing Class.  The class currently sits at 38 student-athletes, coming in from six different states.   The 2017 class features 23 signees from the state of Missouri, seven from Texas, three from Arizona, two from South Dakota, two from Florida and one from Illinois... Read More

Viking Football Finishes Season Ranked in Top 15
Posted December 19, 2016

Coaches' Poll-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (December 20, 2016)- The Missouri Valley College football finishes its 2016 season ranked No. 11 in the NAIA Football Coaches’ Postseason Top 25 Poll.  The Vikings have now finished in the top 15 of the final coaches’ eight times since 2006... Read More

Stephen Thayer Named AFCA/NAIA All-American
Posted December 12, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (December 13, 2016)- Missouri Valley College student-athlete Senior Linebacker Stephen Thayer (Manteca, Calif.) has been named to the 2016 AFCA/NAIA Coaches’ All-America Team.  Thayer continues the program’s streak of selections to the AFCA/NAIA All-America Team that dates back to 2007... Read More

Viking Football Puts 18 on All-Division Team
Posted November 21, 2016

All-Division Team-Click Here Marshall, Mo. (November 21, 2016)- The No. 11 Missouri Valley College football team put 18 of its student-athletes on the 2016 Heart of America Athletic Conference All-Southern Division Team.  Seven Vikings were first team selections, led by Senior Linebacker Stephen Thayer (Manteca, Calif... Read More

Viking Football Falls to Saint Francis in NAIA FCS First Round
Posted November 19, 2016

  Marshall, Mo. (November 19, 2016)- The No. 11 Missouri Valley College football team traveled to Fort Wayne, Ind., Saturday afternoon to play No. 4 University of Saint Francis (Ind.) in the first round of the 2016 NAIA Football Championship Series.  The Vikings jumped out to an early lead on a cold and snowy day, but the Cougars pulled away in the second half to defeat Missouri Valley, 79-20... Read More

Cross Country & Football Set for National Postseason
Posted November 18, 2016

NAIA FCS Information-Click Here NAIA Cross Country Championships Information-Click Here   Marshall, Mo. (November 18, 2016)- Two Missouri Valley College athletic programs are set to compete in their respective National postseason competitions Saturday.  The No. 11 Viking football team returns to the NAIA Football Championship Series, while the No... Read More

Viking Football Game Notes-Saint Francis
Posted November 18, 2016