They said it
“I’ll be honest, we would have droven to Alaska to play in a game — Emporia State head coach Garin Higgins said at MIAA Media Day about playing in the Kanza Bowl in 2012.
Game of the week
Missouri Western at Central Missouri
This game makes the cut, ahead of Northwest Missouri State/Saginaw Valley State, only because of league implications. A win by the Mules could spring-board them to a successful season.