Ferris State Dominates Northwest Missouri St., Advances to NCAA-II National Semifinals

BIG RAPIDS – No. 1 ranked and undefeated Ferris State football cruised to a 41-20 win over third-seeded Northwest Missouri St. in the NCAA Division II Super Region Three Championship at Top Taggart Field on Saturday.

With the win, the Bulldogs (12-0) advance to the Div. II national semifinals for the fourth time in the last five seasons.

Saturday’s contest marked the fourth playoff matchup between the two teams the past five years, with FSU beating the Bearcats for the third straight time.

The Bulldogs continue their impressive 2021 season with another lengthy playoff run following a third-straight outright GLIAC Championship this fall with a perfect 7-0 conference record.

Ferris State will host Shepherd in the Division II national semifinal game on Saturday, Dec. 11 at Top Taggart Field at 3:30 p.m.

The Bulldogs reached the national semifinals last in 2019 due to 2020’s season being cancelled.

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