Concordia’s Haskins, Garrett secure NCAA Division Two honors

BROOKFIELD, Ill. – The Don Hansen Football Committee has released the 2018 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-Super Region 4 squad, with Concordia-St. Paul redshirt freshman Marcus Haskins being named Super Region 4 Freshman of the Year while he was joined on the First Team by sophomore defensive end Chris Garrett. The two selections to the First Team matches the 2005 season when the program had a defensive lineman and cornerback honored with Eric Power and Antonio Brown for the second NSIC Championship campaign. Haskins and Garrett make the First Team for the first time since Zach Moore was honored … Continue reading Concordia’s Haskins, Garrett secure NCAA Division Two honors

Allianz Field to host Johnnies/Tommies game

GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (December 4, 2018) — Minnesota United and the University of St. Thomas today announced that the University of St. Thomas football team will host Saint John’s University on Oct. 19, 2019 at Allianz Field. The Division III matchup, which will be a St. Thomas home game, will be the first-ever American football game played at Allianz Field, the new home to the Loons. “Everyone at Minnesota United is excited to host this classic Minnesota rivalry – the St. Thomas-Saint John’s football game – at our brand-new home, Allianz Field,” said MNUFC CEO Chris Wright. “We cannot wait to … Continue reading Allianz Field to host Johnnies/Tommies game

D2 Football: Turnovers costly in Concordia 35-28 homecoming loss

ST. PAUL, Minn. –  Concordia-St. Paul committed a season high six turnovers but still managed to take Northern State to the wire before coming up short in a 35-28 homecoming loss at Sea Foam Stadium on Saturday.    Concordia racked up 494 yards of total offense including 232 on the ground, out-gained the Wolves by 142 yards overall and 132 on the ground, had a 34:00 to 26:00 time of possession edge and converted 8-of-12 on third down while holding NSU to 6-of-14 on third and 0-of-2 on fourth down. The Golden Bears were in NSU’s red zone five times, … Continue reading D2 Football: Turnovers costly in Concordia 35-28 homecoming loss