Red Raiders Open 2017 Season Against Friends In GPAC/KCAC Challenge

Northwestern College will open the 2017 football season against Friends (Kan.) in the third year of the GPAC vs KCAC Challenge.

Both teams finished fifth in their respective conferences. Friends posted a 5-4 record in the KCAC, 5-5 overall, losing to Doane 45-21 in the 2016 edition of the challenge. Northwestern went 4-4 in GPAC play, 4-6 overall, losing to Sterling in the season opener 28-21. 

2017 will be the third year of the GPAC vs KCAC Challenge and will have the Kansas Conference serving as the host site. 

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No. 1 - Morningside College at Tabor College

No. 2 - Doane University at Sterling College

No. 3 - Dakota Wesleyan University at University of Saint Mary

No. 4 - Concordia University at Kansas Wesleyan university

No. 5 - Northwestern College at Friends University

No. 6 - Midland University at Ottawa University

No. 7 - Dordt College at Bethel College

No. 8 - Hastings College at Southwestern College

No. 9 - Briar Cliff University at Bethany College

No. 10 - Texas Wesleyan University at McPherson College