MINNEAPOLIS — After improving to 2-0 on the year with a 34-21 victory over LaGrange this weekend, the Berry College football team jumped to No. 18 in the D3football.com Top 25.
With the win, Berry extended their regular-season winning streak to 17 straight games. Tate Adcock continued his strong season at quarterback, completing 15-of-22 passes for 181 yards and four touchdowns. Mason Kinsey ended the game with seven catches, 101 total yards and three total touchdowns. He now leads the league in receiving touchdowns and total scores.
Defensively, Berry held LaGrange to just 10 yards rushing, forcing four turnovers. Bryson Lamboy led the way with five tackles, a sack and a fumble recovery.
The Vikings open Southern Athletic Association (SAA) competition this Saturday at Rhodes. Kickoff is set for 2:00 p.m. ET.
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. 8, 2018:
|Rank||School (No. 1 votes)||W-L||Points||Prev.|
|1||Mount Union (24)||1-0||624||1|
|2||Mary Hardin-Baylor (1)||1-0||596||2|
|5||North Central (Ill.)||1-0||509||7|
|13||Washington and Jefferson||2-0||305||15|
|19||Case Western Reserve||1-0||118||22|
|24||Franklin and Marshall||2-0||62||--|
Dropped out: No. 13 Wartburg; No. 18 Johns Hopkins; No. 21 Illinois Wesleyan.
Others receiving votes: Susquehanna 50; Wartburg 44; Baldwin Wallace 31; Alfred 29; Ohio Northern 25; Cortland 18; Johns Hopkins 17; Ithaca 16; Millikin 13; Illinois Wesleyan 12; Salisbury 11; Redlands 10; Wabash 9; Monmouth 9; Centre 5; Huntingdon 4; Southwestern 4; Whitworth 4; Trinity (Texas) 2; Washington and Lee 2; Albion 1; Concordia-Moorhead 1.