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Game Notes: Greenville vs MacMurray

Game Notes: Greenville vs MacMurray

Game: Greenville College (1-3, 1-2 UMAC) at MacMurray College (0-4, 0-3 UMAC)

Date: Saturday October 8, 2011 Kickoff: 1:00 p.m. CDT at Freesen Stadium (Jacksonville, IL)

Broadcasts: WGRN 89.5 FM,

Twitter: @EMAPfootball

Series: Greenville leads the series 7-5 (Since 1999)

Coaches: Greenville – Ordell Walker is entering his second year as head coach. Coach Walker, who served as assistant head coach from 2004-09, has been a member of Greenville's coaching staff since 2003. In Walker’s first year as head coach Greenville posted a record of 7-3, won the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference and was named UMAC Coach of the Year.

MacMurray–Chris Douglas is in his first year as head coach of the Highlanders, coming from Highland Community College in Highland, KS, where he was the offensive coordinator. Coach Douglas has extensive collegiate experience, coaching a variety of positions and holding various posts at Southwestern College in Winfield, KS; Jamestown (ND) College, and Abilene Christian University in Abilene, TX.

2010 Season Records: Greenville 7-3 (6-0 UMAC), MacMurray 0-10 (0-7 UMAC)

Greenville Notes – The Panthers come into this week looking to ride the momentum from their win last week versus Crown College, 50-12.  Last week the Panthers QB Brendan Chamber was named both the UMAC offensive player of the week and the NCCAA Student Athlete of the Week.

MacMurray Notes – The Highlanders come into this game looking for their first win of the season. Last week they traveled to Duluth, MN and lost to the CSS Saints 49-6.

This story was published on October 07, 2011

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