MINNEAPOLIS — After a dominating 38-3 victory over the Maryville Scots on Saturday, the Berry College football team jumped two spots in the D3football.com Top 25, now ranked No. 20 in NCAA Division III.
With the win, Berry moved to 16-1 in Valhalla Stadium, earning the victory in front of more than 3,000 fans. Senior quarterback Tate Adcock led the offense, completing 20-of-33 passes for a career-high 258 yards and two touchdowns. The Vikings defense held the Scots to 79 yards on the ground and just 263 yards of total offense. The Berry defense also forced two takeaways, including a 60-yard interception return for a score from Derrell Mims.
Berry heads to LaGrange on Sept. 8 at 6:00 p.m.
The D3football.com Top 25 is voted on by a panel of 25 coaches, Sports Information Directors and media members from across the country, and is published weekly. Points are awarded on a 25-24-23-22-etc. basis.
Through games of Sept. 2, 2018:
|Rank||School (No. 1 votes)||W-L||Points||Prev.|
|1||Mount Union (24)||1-0||623||1|
|2||Mary Hardin-Baylor (1)||0-0||592||2|
|7||North Central (Ill.)||0-0||463||7|
|15||Washington and Jefferson||1-0||245||15|
|22||Case Western Reserve||1-0||84||23|
Dropped out: No. 24 Franklin & Marshall.
Others receiving votes: Franklin & Marshall 45; Concordia-Moorhead 34; Springfield 32; UW-La Crosse 27; Alfred 16; Franklin 13; Ohio Northern 13; Ithaca 10; Framingham State 10; Baldwin Wallace 10; Redlands 8; Salisbury 7; Millikin 6; George Fox 5; DePauw 3; Wabash 3; Washington & Lee 3; Huntingdon 3; Whitworth 3; Trinity (Texas) 1.