(KANSAS CITY, Ks.)- The Northwest Missouri State Bearcat football team was picked to finish first in the MIAA this season by both the coaches and the media.
In the coaches poll, the Bearcats received four 1st-place votes, while Fort Hays State received five. In the media poll, Northwest received 14 1st-place votes.
Missouri Western was picked to finish ninth by the coaches and eighth by the media.
The Griffons open up the 2018 season on the road Aug. 30 against Northwest.
- Northwest picked to finish 1st in MIAA, Griffons tabbed 9th
- Griffons picked 5th in MIAA Coaches Poll
- Lindenwood tops Griffons, 1-0, in MIAA opener
- Bronchos top Griffons in MIAA softball championship
- Northwest volleyball sweeps MIAA weekly honors
- Caldwell lifts Northwest to 29th MIAA title
- Northwest claims 4th straight MIAA Tournament title
- Men’s Basketball Picks up First MIAA Win in Dramatic Fashion (Griffon Athletics)
- Griffons' Aviles named MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week
- Griffons' Hightower named MIAA Basketball Player of the Week