Saturday opens the Eagles football season against Missouri S&T, Rolla, noon at Elliott Field. This season marks the 100th season of football at CSC. In honor of this momentous occasion, an All-Century team has been named and will be honored at the season opener this weekend.
The Chadron State College football team held a unique practice on Saturday, as they had a brief match-up against each other in preparation for the upcoming season.
Chadron State College’s annual Cardinal vs. White spring game took place at 10 a.m. Saturday at Elliot Field. The morning was cloudy, chilly, and fun-filled.
The Eagles prepare for the RMAC postseason tournament, which begins Thursday, May 1. The team claimed its spot in the tournament for the second time ever following this weekend’s games.
The Chadron State football team will resume practice on Saturday with more than 90 players preparing for the 2014 season. The Eagles will have 14 additional practices leading up to the annual spring game at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 26. All practices are open to the public.
Former Chadron State football player, Garrett Gilkey, will be returning to Chadron on Jan. 19. Gilkey plays for the Cleveland Browns as an offensive lineman.
Twelve players from Chadron State’s football team were named for the 2013 RMAC All-Conference football teams.
The Eagles lost to Colorado School of Mines, Golden, 23-0. This is the first time the Eagles have been shut out since 2002.
The Eagle’s football team will finish its regular season game this Saturday at noon in Golden, Colo., against Colorado School of Mines.
Saturday, the Eagles’ football team improved their record to 7-2 overall and 6-1 in the RMAC with a 59-17 win over Western New Mexico University, Silver City. CSC’s quarterback, Jonn McLain, junior of Chadron, completed 21 of 29 passes for 135 yards and three TD’s, bringing his career touchdown total to 70.