2019 Schedule


2019 Schedule

Author
Message
LurkingDog
LurkingDog
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 3.6K, Visits: 5.6K
8/31 at North Dakota
9/7 TRUMAN STATE
9/14 SOUTH DAKOTA STATE
9/21 open?

.+ 8 PFL games.

Will Drake play 12 games?  

Harvard is looking for a home game on 10/5.  Are Drake and the PFL flexible enough so the Bulldogs can accommodate Harvard?





dudistance
dudistance
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 1.7K, Visits: 1.2K
It looks like Ferris State and Quincy has Sep 7 open and Missouri S&T, Quincy, and McKendree have Sep 21 open. I would prefer Harvard or another DI school, but my bet is we play one of these schools.
LurkingDog
LurkingDog
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 3.6K, Visits: 5.6K
I wonder if Drake's affinity for scheduling D-II, Great Lakes Valley schools (e.g. Quincy, MST, Wm. Jewell, and McKendree) will continue under Hardin and the new HC.



dudistance
dudistance
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 1.7K, Visits: 1.2K
According to Marist we play there on Sep 28.
1981Dog
1981Dog
Forum Member
Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 118, Visits: 149
There will be an off week in September. FCS schools can only schedule 11 games. The other non-conference game is still up in the air, and Drake goes to Marist to start the PFL on the 28th of September.
LurkingDog
LurkingDog
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 3.6K, Visits: 5.6K
2019 has 13 weekends between Labor Day weekend and the weekend prior to Thanksgiving...so 12 games are permissible for FCS next season.  Twelve games were not ok the year Fox put Southwest Baptist on the schedule, then had to reverse course the next day.

FCS was last allowed 12 regular season games in 2014.  Drake only played 11 that year.


http://www.pioneer-football.org/standings/2014/





LurkingDog
LurkingDog
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 3.6K, Visits: 5.6K
D plays Truman State on 9/7.

https://godrakebulldogs.com/sports/2017/5/30/future-football-schedules.aspx




OldKnappCenterFloor
O
Forum Newbie
Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)Forum Newbie (1 reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 1, Visits: 12
LurkingDog - 1/4/2019
I can't vouch for the accuracy of the following website, but it says D plays Truman State on 9/7.

https://fbschedules.com/ncaa/drake/

I can't vouch for your detective work, but I'd say it's accurate

https://godrakebulldogs.com/sports/2017/5/30/future-football-schedules.aspx



1981Dog
1981Dog
Forum Member
Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 118, Visits: 149
Changes could be coming to the 2019 schedule. PFL road games include Marist, Butler, San Diego, and Davidson.
hamlox
h
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)Supreme Being (2.9K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 2.8K, Visits: 7.9K
1981Dog - 1/9/2019
Changes could be coming to the 2019 schedule. PFL road games include Marist, Butler, San Diego, and Davidson.

I would like to see if Drake can schedule @ Butler, San Diego or Davidson the last game of the football season and have the Drake men's basketball team play on that campus the same night.



LurkingDog
LurkingDog
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 3.6K, Visits: 5.6K
I see that Marist and Stetson agreed to move their game from mid-Oct to Sept 14, formerly an open date for both.  The game is now Marist's home opener. 

I wish D could do something similar.  Have new students get their first look at Bulldog football v. a familliar name such as Valpo.  Better than a 77-7 game...better than a Division II or NAIA game.



Bulldog2323
Bulldog2323
Forum Guru
Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)Forum Guru (845 reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 790, Visits: 1.4K
Big Week 1 games are absolutely wins for fans. A couple years ago the opening weekend across all of football saw multiple Top 25 matchups in week 1. Unfortunately it's usually to get coaches to go for it since they want 2-3 "easy" games to warm up and get the team fully developed before conference/better opponents.

Also worth noting the college football season starts Labor Day weekend and more students go home for Labor Day weekend than you might think. Thursday night opening night would be better for students.

Name recognition helps. The number of students who went to the Iowa State game was more than we've had at 80% of home games over the last 10 years.
LurkingDog
LurkingDog
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)Supreme Being (3.6K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 3.6K, Visits: 5.6K
This guy is transferring again.  Rumored to be the next QB at South Dakota State.





1981Dog
1981Dog
Forum Member
Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)Forum Member (142 reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 118, Visits: 149
hamlox - 1/9/2019
1981Dog - 1/9/2019
Changes could be coming to the 2019 schedule. PFL road games include Marist, Butler, San Diego, and Davidson.

I would like to see if Drake can schedule @ Butler, San Diego or Davidson the last game of the football season and have the Drake men's basketball team play on that campus the same night.



Davidson will be the final game of the season, I believe. November 16th or 23rd.
dudistance
dudistance
Supreme Being
Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)Supreme Being (1.7K reputation)

Group: Forum Members
Posts: 1.7K, Visits: 1.2K
Believe the final regular season game for FCS is Nov 23. 
GO


Similar Topics


Login
Existing Account
Username:


Password:


Select a Forum....









DrakeNation.com


Search