News from the Great Plains Athletic Conference

GPAC News articles will
open in a new window, but
KUTT995.com
will still be open in your browser.
Come back soon!

GPAC Members:


Briar Cliff University
Sioux City, IA


Concordia University
Seward, NE



Dakota Wesleyan University
Mitchell, SD


Doane College
Crete, NE



Dordt College
Sioux Center, IA



Hastings College
Hastings, NE



Midland University
Freemont, NE



Morningside College
Sioux City, IA



Mount Marty College
Yankton, SD



Nebraska Wesleyan University
Lincoln, NE



Northwestern College
Orange City, IA


GPAC

[Football] AFCA-NAIA All-America Teams Announced

Story courtesy of Vince Thompson, AFCA Director of Media Relations

WACO, TEXAS – Morningside (Iowa) running back Brandon Wegher and Concordia (Mich.) linebacker Takari Johnson headline the 2014 AFCA NAIA Coaches' All-America Team announced today by the American Football Coaches Association. In all six players from GPAC Schools were earned either first or second team honors.



[Men's Basketball] Week 5: GPAC Men's Basketball Honors

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following men's basketball players-of-the-week for games played December 8-4, 2014.  Hauff Mid-America Sports is the presenting sponsor of the 2014-2015 GPAC Players-of-the-Week and Players and Coaches-of-the-Year awards program. 



[Women's Basketball] Week 5: GPAC Women's Basketball Honors

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following women's basketball player-of-the-week for games played December 8-14, 2014.  Hauff Mid-America Sports is the presenting sponsor of the 2014-2015 GPAC Players-of-the-Week and Players and Coaches-of-the-Year awards program. 



[Women's Basketball] Week 4: GPAC Women's Basketball Honors

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following women's basketball player-of-the-week for games played December 1-7, 2014.  Hauff Mid-America Sports is the presenting sponsor of the 2014-2015 GPAC Players-of-the-Week and Players and Coaches-of-the-Year awards program. 



[Men's Basketball] Week 4: GPAC Men's Basketball Honors

(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following men's basketball players-of-the-week for games played December 1-7, 2014.  Hauff Mid-America Sports is the presenting sponsor of the 2014-2015 GPAC Players-of-the-Week and Players and Coaches-of-the-Year awards program. 



[Football] 2016 GPAC - KCAC Football Challenge Pairings Announced

(Sioux City, Iowa) - The Fall 2016 match-ups for the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) and the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Football Challenge have been determined.



[Volleyball] NAIA VB National Championship from Sioux City on ESPN3

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — (Click here to gain access to ESPN3) The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) is excited to announce that the championship final match of the 2014 NAIA Volleyball National Championship from Sioux City, Iowa, presented by J&L Enterprises, will be available on ESPN3. The title match will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6 and will be carried live and in high-definition quality on ESPN3.



[Football] Morningside to Host Marian in NAIA Football FCS Semifinal

By Alan Grosbach, NAIA Manager of Communications and Sports Information
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – (FCS Schedule) Semifinal action of the 2014 NAIA Football Championship Series (FCS) takes place Saturday with Saint Xavier (Ill.) hosting Southern Oregon and Morningside (Iowa) welcoming Marian (Ind.) in a rematch of the 2012 national title game.

The semifinal winners advance to the NAIA Football National Championship in Daytona Beach, Fla., on Dec. 19.



[Volleyball] Northwestern Ends Season in NAIA Volleyball Round of 12

By Alan Grosbach, Manager of Communications and Sports Information

SIOUX CITY, Iowa – (Full Schedule | Bracket) Two of the four higher seeds advanced to the quarterfinals with first round victories at the 2014 NAIA Volleyball National Championship, presented by J&L Staffing and Recruiting. Today's first round winners were No. 5 Missouri Baptist, No. 9 Viterbo (Wis.), No. 7 Concordia (Calif.) and No. 11 Eastern Oregon.



[Volleyball] Northwestern to Play in NAIA Volleyball Round of 12

(Sioux City, Iowa) - Northwestern College, who finished 2nd in Pool F at the NAIA National Volleyball Championship, will play in the round of 12 on Friday at the Tyson Events Center in Sioux City, Iowa.  The Red Raiders will face the V-Hawks of Viterbo (Vuh-turbo) in a 10am match on Court #1.