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Football - Mon, Sep. 4, 2017

September 4, 2017 – The first full week of the Central States Football League featured eight different games with three conference teams walking away with home victories. 

No. 18 Arizona Christian defeated Simon Fraser 34-28, the #22 ranked Langston Lions downed NCAA Division II Lincoln University 30-14 and Southwestern Assemblies of God had no problem with Howard Payne in a 63-34 win.


Texas College fell 40-20 to Lane College and Austin College topped Bacone 31-18, both in season openers. Texas Wesleyan fell at McPherson College, 43-14, in the Rams first game in 76 years, while Wayland Baptist lost to Louisiana College by a 59-20 margin.  Lyon College dropped a 56-28 game to Hendrix College in the Scots second game of the season.


Seven games are slated for September 9. Texas College hosts Hardin-Simmons and Wayland Baptist will entertain Austin College in 1 p.m. kick offs. The only conference game of the week will take place at 2 p.m. when Langston heads to Arkansas to take on Lyon College. Texas Wesleyan will host Millsaps College at 2 p.m. and Arizona Christian will travel to Bacone also at 2 p.m. followed by a pair of 7 p.m. games, with Oklahoma Panhandle State travelling to Tarleton State and Southwestern Assemblies of God hosting East Texas Baptist.


For players of the week, standings, and schedules and results, view the CSFL Weekly Release – Week #1 September 4, 2017.


Last Week's Results (September 2)

Lane College - 40 at Texas College – 20

Austin College - 31 at Bacone – 18

Lincoln University - 14 at Langston – 30

Texas Wesleyan – 14 at McPherson College – 43

Wayland Baptist – 20 at Louisiana College – 59

Lyon College - 28 at Hendrix College – 56

Howard Payne – 34 at Southwestern Assemblies of God – 63

Simon Fraser – 28 at Arizona Christian – 34


Upcoming Games (September 9)

1 p.m. – Texas College at Hardin Simmons                                                    

1 p.m. – Wayland Baptist at Austin College                                                  

*2 p.m. – Langston at Lyon College

2 p.m. - Arizona Christian at Bacone 

2 p.m. – Millsaps College at Texas Wesleyan                                                

7 p.m. – Oklahoma Panhandle State at Tarleton State

7 p.m. – East Texas Baptist at Southwestern Assemblies of God


*CSFL Conference Game

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