The Pioneer Football League Report: Week 2

Monday, September 4, 2017
by Cody Bush, PFL Media Relations

All times Eastern.

Southeast Missouri at [–/RV] Dayton, 1 p.m.
Location: Dayton, Ohio
Stadium: Welcome Stadium (10,000)
Series: First Meeting

Stetson at Marist, 1 p.m.
Location: Poughkeepsie, New York
Stadium: Tenney Stadium (5,000)
Series: MAR leads, 3-1    Streak: MAR, one win
Last Meeting: Marist def. Stetson, 45-38 (2016)
Video: GoRedFoxes.comDuqensne at Valparaiso, 2 p.m.

Duqensne at Valparaiso, 2 p.m.
Location: Valparaiso, Indiana
Stadium: Brown Field
Series: DUQ leads, 2-0    Streak: DUQ, two wins
Last Meeting: Duquesne def. Valparaiso, 45-17 (2012)
Video: Not Available

Georgetown at Campbell, 6 p.m.
Location: Buies Creek, North Carolina
Stadium: Barker-Lane Stadium (5,500)
Series: First Meeting

Butler at Franklin, 6 p.m.
Location: Franklin, Indiana
Stadium: Faught Stadium (4,000)
Series: BUT leads, 40-16-2    Streak: BUT,
Last Meeting: Butler def. Franklin, 59-15 (2016)

Morehead State at [19/–] Liberty, 6 p.m.
Location: Lynchburg, Virginia
Stadium: Williams Stadium (19,200)
Series: Series tied, 2-2    Streak: MOR, one win
Last Meeting: Morehead State def. Liberty, 24-16

Davidson at [RV/–] Western Carolina, 6 p.m.
Location: Cullowhee, North Carolina
Stadium: E.J. Whitmire Stadium (13,742)
Series: WCU leads, 2-0    Streak: WCU, two wins
Last Meeting: (1985)
Video: ESPN3

Southwestern (Kan.) at Drake, 7 p.m.
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Stadium: Drake Stadium (14,557)
Series: First Meeting

[RV/RV} San Diego at UC Davis, 9 p.m.
Location: Davis, California
Stadium: Aggie Stadium (10,473)
Series: UCD leads, 4-1    Streak: UCD, two wins
Last Meeting: UC Davis def. San Diego, 31-3 (2011)
Video: Not Available
Off Week: Jacksonville

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RAISE THE CURTAIN | The PFL regular-season race begins in Week 2 with Marist hosting Stetson on the schedule. A full slate of PFL action comes calling in Week 4 with 10 teams in league action. Seven teams have claimed a share of the PFL crown with Dayton winning a share of 12 titles, including six solo championships.

OPENER STREAKS | Here’s a quick look at each team’s current streak in PFL openers, records are since the return to single division play in 2006:
Butler: 5-6, L1
Campbell: 2-7, W1
Davidson: 4-7, L6
Dayton: 6-5, L1
Drake: 9-2, W1
Jacksonville: 9-2, W2
Marist: 3-5, W1
Morehead State: 5-6, L1
San Diego: 10-1, W2
Stetson: 0-4, L4
Valparaiso: 3-8, W1

PFL’s 25th CAMPAIGN | The 2017 season marks the 25th year for the Pioneer Football League – the nation’s only non-scholarship, football-only NCAA Football Championship Subdivision conference. The league will feature 11 teams each playing an eight-game schedule to determine the league champion and recipient of the automatic bid to the 2017 NCAA FCS Championship.