The Bulldogs edged Valpo, 17-6, in that game, extending their winning streak in the longtime series to 17 and improving its overall record against Valpo to 25-3.
Drake (1-1 PFL) and Valparaiso (2-1 PFL) are set to play each other for the second time in three weeks as the teams met March 20 in Valparaiso, Ind. The Bulldogs edged Valpo, 17-6, in that game, extending their winning streak in the longtime series to 17 and improving its overall record against Valpo to 25-3.
The Crusaders come into the game 2-1 on the season, with both wins coming against Butler. Drake on the other hand is 1-1, dropping the opener to San Diego, but beating Valpo 17-6 in the first meeting of the season back on March 20th.
Youngstown State vs. Western Illinois Game Information
Date: Saturday, April 3
Kickoff: 2:00 p.m. ET
Live Stream: Watch Here
Youngstown State vs. Western Illinois Week 8 Game Preview
Valpo visits Des Moines coming off its second victory of the season over Butler after it swept the in-state rivalry series with its 28-25 home victory this past Saturday. Valpo defeated the Butler Bulldogs, 24-21, in the season opener on March 13. Junior running back Robert Washington is coming off a big game against Butler, where he rushed for 120 yards and scored two rushing touchdowns and had a receiving touchdown too.
Valpo is led at quarterback by four-year starter Chris Duncan. The 6-5 quarterback towers over defenses, but it hasn’t led to much success in the passing game this year. He’s yet to top 125 yards across the three games and went 11-30 for 101 yards and two interceptions in the last meeting with Drake.
Youngstown State vs. Western Illinois Live Stream
The game (2 p.m. ET start time) won’t be on TV, but anyone in the US can watch Illinois State vs North Dakota State live on ESPN+ right here:
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