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November 8, 2014 | Football Football Captures Fifth Straight HCAC Title, Defeats Defiance 48-14 Defiance, Ohio - The Franklin College football team won its fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title with a 48-14 road victory over Defiance College on Saturday.
November 6, 2014 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton Named Capital One Academic All-District Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named to the Capital One Academic All-District Football Team, selected by the College...
November 5, 2014 | Football Football Takes HCAC Title Chase to Defiance on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to wrap up its fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship when the season resumes at Defiance College on...
October 28, 2014 | Football Football’s Grant Welp Named to D3football.com National Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) has earned D3football.com national Team of the Week honors after accounting for five touchdowns and...
October 27, 2014 | Football Three Student-Athletes Named HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Two Franklin College football players have joined the women’s soccer team’s goalkeeper in being recognized as the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s (HCAC)...
October 25, 2014 | Football Strong Fourth Quarter Propels Football Past Rose-Hulman Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team scored 20 fourth-quarter points to remain undefeated in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play with a 41-21 win over Rose-Hulman...
October 23, 2014 | Football Football Program Supporting Samaritan’s Feet Program on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football program is once again lending its support to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s (HCAC) Samaritan’s Feet program, and is encouragi...
October 22, 2014 | Football Football Preparing to Battle Rose-Hulman in Key HCAC Matchup Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will face another challenging Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) opponent on Saturday, October 25, when Rose-Hulman Institute of...
October 20, 2014 | Football Football’s Grant Welp Named HCAC Offensive Player of the Week for Third Time Franklin, Ind. - Scoring four touchdowns and leading the Franklin College football team into first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) have earned Franklin College senior...
October 20, 2014 | Football Vote for Football's Two-Point Conversion Play in GEICO Play of the Year Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College's two-point conversion pass play in the football team's 29-28 win at Manchester University in the GEICO Play of the Year, Intersport voting. The winner in the fan...
October 18, 2014 | Football Football Takes HCAC Lead with Win at MSJ Cincinnati, Ohio - The Franklin College football team took over sole possession of first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) after a 38-28 win at Mount St. Joseph University...
October 16, 2014 | Football Football Travels to Mount St. Joseph for HCAC Showdown Franklin, Ind. - Sole possession of first place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) will be on the line when the Franklin College football team travels to Mount St. Joseph Universit...
October 11, 2014 | Football Big Plays Highlight Homecoming Football Win over Earlham Franklin, Ind. - Senior running back Joey Pasquale (Noblesville, Ind./Noblesville) scored three touchdowns as the Franklin College football team earned a 49-20 win over Earlham College in the 2014...
October 8, 2014 | Football Football Facing Earlham in Saturday’s Homecoming Game Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will host Earlham College in the college’s annual homecoming game on Saturday, October 11, starting at 1:30 p.m., from Faught Stadium.
October 6, 2014 | Football Welp, Knue Named HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior football quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) and sophomore golfer Jack Knue (Zionsville, Ind./Zionsville) have been recognized as Heartland...
October 4, 2014 | Football Late Drive Propels Football Past Manchester North Manchester, Ind. - A 12 play, 84-yard scoring drive and a successful two-point conversion helped the Franklin College football team pick up a 29-28 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference...
October 1, 2014 | Football Football Continues Conference Season at Manchester on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team puts its 2-0 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) record on the line in a road game at Manchester University on Saturday, October 4,...
September 29, 2014 | Football Three Student-Athletes Saluted as HCAC Players of the Week Franklin, Ind. – Three Franklin College student-athletes have been recognized as Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) Players of the Week for their efforts in helping lead fall sports...
September 27, 2014 | Football Football Improves to 2-0 in HCAC Play with Victory over Bluffton Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team gained 631 yards in total offense and the defense created two first-half turnovers in cruising past Bluffton University 54-21 on Saturday at Faught...
September 24, 2014 | Football Football Hosting Bluffton, Honoring Service Tribute Day on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to even its season record when hosting Bluffton University in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) action on Service Tribute Day...
September 22, 2014 | Football Football’s Grant Welp Named HCAC Offensive Player of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Throwing five touchdown passes and completing passes for 321 yards have earned Franklin College senior quarterback Grant Welp (Ferdinand, Ind./Forest Park) the Heartland Collegiate...
September 20, 2014 | Football Aerial Attack Leads Football to HCAC Victory at Anderson Anderson, Ind. - The Franklin College football team opened defense of the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship in a big way, scoring 48 first-half points in a 62-14 victory at...
September 17, 2014 | Football Football Begins HCAC Title Defense at Anderson on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team’s quest for a fifth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title begins by opening league play at Anderson University on...
September 13, 2014 | Football Football Leads No. 1 Wisconsin-Whitewater Early Before Losing in 2013 Playoff Rematch Franklin, Ind. - NCAA Division III No. 1-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater scored 21 third-quarter points to break open a close first half in defeating the Franklin College football team 42-13...
September 10, 2014 | Football Dylan Jenney Named to D3football.com Team of the Week Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior tight end Dylan Jenney (Floyds Knobs, Ind./Floyd Central) has been recognized nationally on the D3football.com Team of the Week for his strong performance in...
September 10, 2014 | Football Football Faces Top-Ranked, Defending Champ Wisconsin-Whitewater in Home Opener Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team doesn’t shy away from challenges. That’s why the Grizzlies are opening the home season on Saturday against No. 1-ranked University of...
September 6, 2014 | Football Football Loses Season-Opening Shootout at Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. - The Franklin College football team recorded 438 offensive yards in a 42-35 season-opening loss at Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday – a match up that featured two 2013...
September 5, 2014 | Football Seeing Double: Jeremiah and Lucas Windell Share Special Bond Franklin, Ind. - Uniform numbers 40 and 33 are the only things separating twin brothers Lucas and Jeremiah Windell as members of the Franklin College football team.
September 3, 2014 | Football Franklin-Illinois Wesleyan Football Opener Features Match Up of 2013 Playoff Teams Franklin, Ind. - The nationally ranked Franklin College football team begins its 2014 season with a road match up against Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday, September 6 at 2 p.m. in Bloomington...
September 3, 2014 | Football Football Works Together to Achieve Winning Spirit Franklin, Ind. - When it comes to athletics, the Franklin College football team has its own way of welcoming new blood and in this case 59 freshmen.
August 25, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Special Teams Franklin, Ind. - Special teams join the 2014 Franklin College football team’s offensive and defensive units in seeking key replacements heading into the upcoming fall season.
August 22, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Defensive Backs Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College defense will be under a new coordinator in 2014 as defensive back coach and alumnus Brian Harbin takes over the reins of the Grizzlies’ 4-3 defensive...
August 21, 2014 | Football Head Football Coach Mike Leonard Interview on WNDE 1260 AM Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College Head Football Coach Mike Leonard was featured during a radio interview on WNDE 1260 AM's "Query and Schultz" show on Wednesday, August 20.
August 18, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Linebackers Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College defense seeks to find four new starting linebackers as it prepares to defend the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship and affirm preseason...
August 15, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Defensive Line Franklin, Ind. - Defense may be one of the few question marks for a 2014 Franklin College football team that’s ranked in two preseason polls and is the favorite to capture its fifth consecutive...
August 11, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Backfield Franklin, Ind. - Five veteran offensive linemen should help smooth the transition to a first-year starting quarterback for the Franklin College football team during the 2014 season.
August 8, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Receivers Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team’s first-year starting quarterback will be blessed to have several talented passing options this fall, with three returning starting receivers...
August 6, 2014 | Football Football Tapped Favorite in 2014 HCAC Coaches’ Preseason Poll Franklin, Ind. - The nationally ranked Franklin College football team has been selected by coaches as the preseason favorite to capture the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship...
August 5, 2014 | Football Fans Get Your Franklin Football Gear Franklin, Ind. - Fans of the nationally ranked Franklin College football team can get decked out in Navy Blue and Old Gold merchandise for the 2014 season through Lids Team Score and Nike. The gear...
August 4, 2014 | Football Football 2014 Positional Preview: Offensive Line Franklin, Ind. - The 2014 Franklin College football team is blessed with all five returning offensive line starting players from a unit that averaged 42.2 points and 464.8 yards per game last fall.
August 1, 2014 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton Named D3football.com Preseason All-American Franklin, Ind. - The preseason accolades continue to pile up for the Franklin College football team. Junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named a second-team...
July 24, 2014 | Football Harbin Promoted to Defensive Coordinator on Football Staff, Mills Added as Assistant Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College Head Football Coach Mike Leonard has announced the promotion of Brian Harbin as defensive coordinator, and addition of Mel Mills as assistant coach to the Grizzlies&r...
July 21, 2014 | Football Former Franklin College Quarterback Shining Overseas Franklin, Ind. - Former Franklin College standout quarterback Jonny West continues to win football games, no matter where he plays.
July 16, 2014 | Football Football Ranked 25th in D3football.com Preseason Poll Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team enters the 2014 season ranked No. 25 in the D3football.com national preseason poll announced by the organization on Wednesday.
June 10, 2014 | Football Football’s Austin Carlton Earns Lindy’s Sports Preseason All-American Honor Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College junior offensive lineman Austin Carlton (Evansville, Ind./F.J. Reitz) has been named a second-team preseason All-American by Lindy’s Sports in the magazine&rsqu...
June 3, 2014 | Football Football Ranked 12th Nationally by Preseason Publication Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College’s 2014 football team has earned the nation’s No. 12 preseason ranking among NCAA Division III teams in Lindy’s Sports’ college football...
June 2, 2014 | Football Kyle Linville Named 2013-14 HCAC Male Athlete of the Year Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior football player Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has been named the 2013-14 Male Athlete of the Year for the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference...
January 21, 2014 | Football Franklin Announces 2014 Football Schedule, Featuring Home Opener against NCAA DIII Champion Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team will once again play one of the nation’s most challenging non-conference schedules, with games against defending NCAA Division III national...
March 20, 2014 | Football Football Announces 2013 Season Award Winners Franklin, Ind. - Thirteen Franklin College football student-athletes received team and positional awards during the program’s banquet that celebrated another championship season in 2013.
March 3, 2014 | Football Kyle Linville, Jonny West to Continue Gridiron Careers Overseas Franklin, Ind. - After record-setting gridiron careers at Franklin College, senior wide receiver Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) and senior quarterback Jonny West (Speedway, Ind./Speedway)...
January 29, 2014 | Football Football Earns NCAA Statistical Title Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College’s successful 2013 football season has garnered the program national recognition in leading NCAA Division III teams in one offensive statistical category, and...
January 2, 2014 | Football Kyle Linville Named D3football.com All-American Franklin, Ind. - The postseason honors continue to roll in for Franklin College senior split end Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway), named a first-team All-American for the 2013 season by...
December 16, 2013 | Football Kyle Linville Earns AFCA All-American Football Honor Franklin, Ind. - Record-setting Franklin College senior split end Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has received NCAA Division III All-American honors for the 2013 season by the American...
December 4, 2013 | Football Franklin College Places 31 Student-Athletes on Heartland Conference’s Fall All-Academic Team Franklinn, Ind. - A total of 31 Franklin College fall sports student-athletes have been recognized for successes in competition and the classroom by being named to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic...
December 3, 2013 | Football Parks, Linville Become Franklin's First Capital One Academic All-American Football Players Franklin, Ind. - Standouts on the football field and in the classroom, seniors Michael Parks (Shelbyville, Ind./Shelbyville) and Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) have become the first Franklin...
November 30, 2013 | Football Football Season Ends with Second-Round Playoff Loss at UW-Whitewater Whitewater, Wis. - The Franklin College football team lost 33-3 at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in the second round of the NCAA Division III playoffs on Saturday.
November 27, 2013 | Football Football Taking on No. 5 Wisconsin-Whitewater in Second-Round Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - The No. 20-ranked Franklin College football team travels to No. 5-ranked University of Wisconsin-Whitewater for a second-round NCAA Division III playoff contest on Saturday, November...
November 26, 2013 | Football Kyle Linville Selected as Finalist for 2013 Division III Gagliardi Trophy Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College senior split end Kyle Linville (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) has been named one of the 10 finalists for the 2013 Gagliardi Trophy given to the most outstanding football...
November 23, 2013 | Football Late Touchdown Pass Gives Franklin Thrilling NCAA Playoff Game Victory over Washington University Franklin, Ind. - A 35-yard touchdown pass with 18 seconds remaining gave the Franklin College football team a thrilling 17-10 victory over Washington University-St. Louis on Saturday, November 23, at...
November 21, 2013 | Football Football Hosting Washington University in Saturday’s NCAA First Round Playoff Game Franklin, Ind. - For the fourth time, the Franklin College football team is hosting a game in the NCAA Division III postseason playoffs, facing Washington University-St. Louis on Saturday, November...
November 20, 2013 | Football Football Playoff Tickets Now on Sale Franklin, Ind. - Tickets for Saturday’s NCAA Division III first-round football playoff game between Franklin College and Washington University-St. Louis are now available for purchase on campus.
November 20, 2013 | Football West Leads Franklin College Football All-HCAC Selections Franklin, Ind. - Franklin College football had 13 first-team All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference selections, including Offensive Most Valuable Player Jonny West (Speedway, Ind./Speedway), for...
November 17, 2013 | Football Football Hosting Washington University-St. Louis in Playoffs on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team has been selected to host Washington University-St. Louis in a NCAA Division III first-round playoff contest on Saturday, November 23 at noon from...
November 16, 2013 | Football Football Claims HCAC Title, Playoff Berth with Victory Bell Win at Hanover Hanover, Ind. - The Franklin College football team won its fourth straight Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title and berth to the NCAA Division III playoffs with a 59-21 victory over...
November 14, 2013 | Football Football Preparing for Annual Victory Bell Classic at Hanover on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team looks to secure its fourth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title and trip to the NCAA Division III playoffs when it...
November 9, 2013 | Football Football Loses at Bluffton 24-17 Bluffton, Ohio - The Franklin College football team had its 31-game Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) winning streak ended in a 24-17 loss at Bluffton University on Saturday. The...
November 7, 2013 | Football Football Looks to Continue Winning Ways at Bluffton Franklin, Ind. - The No. 9-ranked Franklin College football team searches for its fourth consecutive Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) championship and NCAA Division III tournament...
November 7, 2013 | Football Linville, Parks Named to Capital One Academic All-District Football Team Franklin, Ind. - Two leading players for Franklin College’s nationally ranked football team have been honored for their success off the playing field, earning Capital One Academic All-District...
November 2, 2013 | Football No. 11-Ranked Football Defeats Defiance 41-7 on Senior Day Franklin, Ind. - The No. 11-ranked Franklin College football improved to 6-0 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play with a 41-7 victory over Defiance College on Senior Day at Faught...
October 31, 2013 | Football No. 11-Ranked Franklin Hosting Defiance in Football Senior Day on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The nationally ranked Franklin College football program will honor its most successful group of seniors prior to the regular-season home finale on Saturday, November 2 at 1:30 p.m....
October 26, 2013 | Football Linville, West Power No. 12 Football Past Rose-Hulman 64-14 Terre Haute, Ind. - The No. 12-ranked Franklin College football team scored four different ways in earning a decisive 64-14 victory at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology on Saturday afternoon at Cook...
October 24, 2013 | Football No. 12 Franklin Preparing for HCAC Football Showdown at Rose-Hulman Franklin, Ind. - First place in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) is at stake when the No. 12-ranked Franklin College and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology football teams put their...
October 19, 2013 | Football Football Extends HCAC Winning Streak to 30 Games with 67-7 Victory over Anderson The No. 14-ranked Franklin College football team scored 35 first-quarter points and amassed 602 yards in total offense for a 67-7 victory over Anderson University on Community Day on Saturday at...
October 17, 2013 | Football Football Hosting Anderson in Community Day Showdown The No. 14-ranked Franklin College football team seeks its fourth consecutive victory when it hosts Anderson University in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) showdown at Faught Stadium...
October 12, 2013 | Football Offense Sets Records in 55-27 Homecoming Football Win over MSJ Franklin College’s No. 14-ranked football team set one offensive record and tied another mark in a 55-27 victory over the College of Mount St. Joseph in the 2013 Homecoming contest at Faught...
October 9, 2013 | Football Football Playing Mount St. Joseph for Homecoming on Saturday The Franklin College football team will look to keep the winning ways going when it hosts the College of Mount St. Joseph for Homecoming on Saturday, October 12 at 1:30 p.m. from Faught Stadium.
September 28, 2013 | Football Football Scores 80 Points in Win at Earlham No. 14-ranked Franklin College gained 608 offensive yards in an 80-14 road victory at Earlham College in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference football action on Saturday afternoon at Darrell Beane...
September 26, 2013 | Football Football Travels to Earlham on Saturday For ‘Coach to Cure MD’ Game The No. 14-ranked Franklin College football team looks to even its season record and continue its winning ways in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) when the Grizzlies travel to...
September 23, 2013 | Football Three Student-Athletes Earn HCAC Player of the Week Honors Franklin College student athletes swept the cross country and earned football offensive player of the week honors, the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) office announced on Monday.
September 21, 2013 | Football Aerial Attack Leads Football Past Manchester 48-7 in HCAC Opener Franklin College senior quarterback Jonny West (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) completed 30-of-34 passes and threw four touchdowns to lead the No. 13-ranked Grizzlies to a 48-7 victory over Manchester...
September 14, 2013 | Football Football Loses Home Opener to Butler No. 13-ranked Franklin College suffered its second straight three-point loss, falling 31-28 to NCAA Division I-FCS Butler University on Saturday night at Faught Stadium.
September 11, 2013 | Football Football to Host Butler in First Night Game at Faught Stadium on Saturday The Franklin College football team will play under the lights for the first time at Faught Stadium when it host Butler University in the 2013 home opener on Saturday, September 14 at 6 p.m.
September 9, 2013 | Football Football Improves to No. 13 in D3football.com Poll The Franklin College football team has moved up to No. 13 in the first regular season D3football.com poll, the organization announced.
September 7, 2013 | Football No. 19 Football Loses Thriller at No. 1 Mount Union The No. 19th-ranked Franklin College football team scored 27 second-half points and held a fourth-quarter lead before losing 30-27 at No. 1-ranked University of Mount Union in Saturday’s season...
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September 06
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Final
35 Franklin
42 at Ill. Wesleyan
September 13
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42 Wis.-Whitewater
13 Franklin
September 20
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62 Franklin
14 at Anderson (Ind.)
September 27
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21 Bluffton
54 Franklin
October 04
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29 Franklin
28 at Manchester
October 11
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20 Earlham
49 Franklin
Homecoming Game
October 18
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38 Franklin
28 at Mt. St. Joseph
October 25
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21 Rose-Hulman
41 Franklin
November 08
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48 Franklin
14 at Defiance
November 15
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33 Hanover
49 Franklin
Victory Bell Classic
November 22
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14 Franklin
33 at Wabash
NCAA DIII Playoffs- 1st Round
September 07
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27 Franklin
30 at Mount Union
September 14
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31 Butler
28 Franklin
September 21
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7 Manchester
48 Franklin
September 28
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80 Franklin
14 at Earlham
October 12
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27 Mt. St. Joseph
55 Franklin
October 19
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7 Anderson (Ind.)
67 Franklin
October 26
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64 Franklin
14 at Rose-Hulman
November 02
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7 Defiance
41 Franklin
November 09
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17 Franklin
24 at Bluffton
November 16
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59 Franklin
21 at Hanover
November 23
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10 Washington (Mo.)
17 Franklin
NCAA First Round
November 30
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3 Franklin
33 at Wis.-Whitewater
NCAA DIII Playoffs 2nd Round