Wayne State Heads North To UMary, Open Season Saturday Night On KTCH 

Wayne State Heads North To UMary, Open Season Saturday Night On KTCH 
Courtesy of Wayne State Athletics.

BISMARCK, ND – With most of the league opening their season on Thursday night ahead of Labor Day weekend, the Wayne State College football team will be among one of two games being played on Saturday.

From MDU Resources Community Bowl in Bismarck, North Dakota, WSC will compete under the lights against University of Mary with kickoff slated for 5:30 p.m.

Last season WSC was 7-4 overall and 3-3 in the NSIC South Division while the Marauders were 4-7 and 3-3 in the NSIC North.

The two teams met in last year’s season opener in Wayne with the Wildcats building a 34-14 lead before holding on for a 34-27 victory over the Marauders. Wayne State has won nine of the 10 career matchups against UMary with five of the games decided by seven points or less.

Join Voice of the Wildcats, Aaron Scheffler on Big Red Country ‘KTCH’ 104.9 and waynedailynews.com with pregame show coverage on the Wildcat Sports Network set for 5 p.m.

Thursday results:

Northern State 30, Upper Iowa 0

Sioux Falls 27, MSU Moorhead 14

(RV) Minnesota Duluth 31, Southwest Minnesota State 21

(RV) Minnesota State-Mankato 37, #22 Bemidji State 34

#25 Augustana 28, Concordia-St. Paul 14


Saturday schedule:

Winona State at Minot State at 1 p.m.

Wayne State at University of Mary at 5:30 p.m.