Tag: Spencer Schnell

Western, Illinois State among seven Missouri Valley teams ranked in national polls

Western, Illinois State among seven Missouri Valley teams ranked in national polls
Western Illinois and Illinois State continue to remain among the seven Missouri Valley Football Conference teams are ranked in the national FCS Coaches Top-25 poll (6 are ranked in STATS). WIU lost 24-12 at second-ranked North Dakota State, which dropped the Leathernecks two spots in each poll. Western is 12 in the STATS rankings and... Read more »

Resilient Redbirds rebound with impressive triumph

Resilient Redbirds rebound with impressive triumph
After two weeks of head-scratching, disappointing losses on the road to unranked teams, Illinois State rebounded with its most impressive win of the season by upsetting previously unbeaten South Dakota 37-21. Playing at home for the first time since Sept. 30, ISU utilized big plays, a renewed confidence and Homecoming atmosphere to upend USD, which... Read more »

Two Redbirds Chosen for Valley All-Newcomer Team

Two Redbirds Chosen for Valley All-Newcomer Team
Two more Illinois State football players were honored by the Missouri Valley Football Conference Tuesday. According to an official ISU release, senior linebacker B.J. Bello and sophomore wide receiver Spencer Schnell made big contributions in their first seasons with the Redbird football program, and for their efforts, each was named to the MVFC All-Newcomer Team. The Redbird duo is... Read more »
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