INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – For the first time in school history, Cal Lutheran will serve as the site for an NCAA Division III Football Playoff game. By winning the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) title outright on Saturday with a 38-28 victory over Chapman to secure their fourth consecutive league title and playoff berth, the Kingsmen were chosen to host a First Round game as announced today on the NCAA Selection Show.
No. 8 Cal Lutheran (8-1) will face No. 14 North Central (Ill.) (8-2) on Nov. 17 in Rolland Stadium at 12:00 p.m. (PST). The Cardinals earned the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament after being crowned tri-champions of the College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) this weekend.
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