Georgetown News
Football - Sat, Nov. 11, 2006

The seventh-ranked Georgetown College Tigers will play host to #9 St. Xavier in the First Round of NAIA National Championship. The game will take place on Saturday, November 18 at Georgetown College's Toyota Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m.

The seventh-ranked Georgetown College Tigers will play host to #9 St. Xavier in the First Round of NAIA National Championship. The game will take place on Saturday, November 18 at Georgetown College's Toyota Stadium. Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m.

The Tigers bring a 9-1 record into Saturday's matchup after beating the University of the Cumberlands on Saturday and clinching the Mid-South Conference Championship Title for the East Division. Meanwhile, the Cougars are 8-2 on the season after Saturday's 31-0 win over Trinity International.

"Now that we know who it will be, it is time to get ready for them," said Head Coach Bill Cronin. "We have a lot of respect for the football program at St. Xavier and look forward to Saturday."

Tickets prices are set at $10 for general admission, $15 for reserved chair-back seats and $5 for students. To purchase tickets, call (502) 863-7017.

 

2006 NAIA Football Championship Series First Round Pairings

#16 Walsh (Ohio) @ #1 Saint Francis (Ind.) (12 noon EST)
#15 Jamestown (N.D.) @ #2 Sioux Falls (S.D.) (1 p.m. CST)
#13 Morningside (Iowa) @ #3 Saint Ambrose (Iowa) (1 p.m. CST)
#11 Montana State Northern @ #4 Carroll (Mont.) (12 noon MT)
#14 Bethel (Kan.) @ #5 Missouri Valley (1:30 p.m. CST)
#12 Black Hills State (S.D.) @ #6 Northwestern Iowa (12 noon CST)
#9 Saint Xavier (Ill.) @ #7 Georgetown (Ky.) (1:30 p.m. EST)
#10 Friends (Kan.) @ #8 Bethel (Tenn.) (1:30 p.m. CST)


(Teams will be reseeded at the completion of each round.)

 
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