Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Columbia, KY site of a 1st Round Football national playoff game

Lindsey Wilson Football vs. No. 9. Southeastern (FL) in the NAIA FCS Playoffs First Round, at 12:30pmCT, Saturday, November 18, 2017, at the Blue Raider Stadium, 928 Russell Road, Columbia, KY
Lindsey Wilson Football holds at No. 4 in final NAIA Coaches' Top 25 Poll, announced Sunday. From the MSC Bluegrass Division, Georgetown (KY) is No. 12, Campbellsville (KY) is No. 20 and Cumberland (TN) is receiving votes.

By Charles Balcom, LWC Sports Information Director

COLUMBIA, KY - The Lindsey Wilson football team received a No. 4 ranking in the final regular season NAIA Football Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced on Sunday. Also announced on Sunday: Sites for 1st Round Playoffs, and Blue Raider Stadium in Columbia, KY, is one of them.

The Blue Raiders collected 300 voting points from the panel of national raters and have been ranked in 62-straight polls dating back to the 2013 season.

Lindsey Wilson is coming off a 49-28 victory over Campbellsville (KY) on Saturday in the Battle of Highway 55 rivalry. With the win, the Blue Raiders secured the first undefeated regular season in program history at 10-0 and captured the Mid-South Conference Bluegrass Division title outright.

Saint Francis (IN) again tops the poll with 340 voting points and all 15 first-place votes.

Reinhardt (GA) is No. 2 with 324 points and Morningside (Iowa) is No. 3 with 317 points.

From the MSC Bluegrass Division, Georgetown (KY) is No. 12, Campbellsville (KY) is No. 20 and Cumberland (TN) is receiving votes.

This story was posted on 2017-11-12 18:30:26
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

To sponsor news and features on ColumbiaMagazine, please use our contact form.


Quick Links to Popular Features content is available as an RSS/XML feed for your RSS reader or other news aggregator.
Use the following link:

Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270-250-2730 Fax: 270-751-0401

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia! Magazine and D'Zine, Ltd. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.