Greenville College Football is pleased to announce that they have been accepted as a participant in the NCCAA Victory Bowl. Greenville’s 27-16 win over Northwestern College last Saturday moved the Panthers into 1st place in the NCCAA (National Christian College Athletic Association) standings. The NCCAA is comprised of NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III, and NAIA Christian colleges from around the country. In an interesting occurrence Greenville’s opponent will be Northwestern College. Heading into last Saturday’s game, the Northwestern Eagles were the 1st place team in the NCCAA standings with Greenville sitting in 2nd. The win for the Panthers over the Eagles last Saturday secured the opportunity to host the bowl game and moved the Eagles into 2nd place. The game will take place on Saturday, November 17th at 12pm (CST) at Francis Field in Greenville, IL.
Both teams will take part in a Christian Service Project on Friday November 16th, as well as attend a banquet that evening. Fans and family are encouraged to come cheer on the Panthers in their last game of the 2012 season. Following the game on Sunday, November 18th, the annual EMAP Awards Banquet will take place at 2:30pm in Ladue Auditorium. Family members of players are invited and encouraged to attend the event that highlights the accomplishments and triumphs of the 2012 season.