Mustangs 4th in NAIA spring football poll
Morningside College is ranked fourth in the nation in the NAIA Football Coaches’ Spring Top 25 Poll released on April 14.
The Mustangs are coming off a 2013 season where they posted an 11-2 record, won a third consecutive Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) championship, and made a 10th consecutive post-season appearance in the NAIA Championship Series, where they lost 35-0 against eventual NAIA National Champion Grand View University in the semifinals.
Morningside is one of three teams from the GPAC ranked in the NAIA Spring Top 25. Northwestern College is ranked 13th and Dakota Wesleyan University is ranked 21st.
The Mustangs have a 101-21 record for a .828 winning percentage since the start of the 2004 season. Morningside has advanced to at least the NAIA quarterfinals eight times in the last 10 years, including an appearance in the 2012 Russell Athletic-NAIA Football National Championship Game in Rome, Ga.
Click here for the complete NAIA Spring Football Top 25.