No. 20/15 CWRU Football Heads to No. 14/16 Union for First Round of NCAAs

No. 20/15 CWRU Football Heads to No. 14/16 Union for First Round of NCAAs

The bracket for the 2019 NCAA Division III Football Championships was revealed on Sunday night, with the 20th/15th-ranked Case Western Reserve University football team will travel to Schenectady, New York to face 14th/16th-ranked Union College on Saturday, November 23rd at noon.

The Spartans will be making their fifth NCAA postseason appearance and their second in the last three years, after reaching the second round of the playoffs in 2017.  CWRU finished the regular season with a 9-1 overall record and went 8-1 in the Presidents' Athletic Conference to claim the league championship and the automatic bid to the NCAA Championships associated with it.

Union, which won the Liberty League championship, finished the regular season with a 10-0 record.  It will be the 12 postseason appearance for the Dutch and their first since the 2006 campaign.

More information on the game, including a full preview, will be posted to athletics.case.edu later in the week.