Follow Football Season Opener on Bearcat Sports Network

Audio Webcast Starts at 11:45 a.m. (PDT)

By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director, (503) 370-6110

SALEM, ORE. -- The Willamette University football team opens the season today (Sept 4) in the weekend's only match-up of nationally ranked NCAA Division III teams in the D3football.com Top 25 Preseason Poll. You can follow all of the action between the #18 Bearcats and #16 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point through a Live Audio Webcast on the Bearcats Sports Network.

To listen to the Live Audio Webcast from announcers Mike Allegre and Craig Spivey, go to the Willamette Athletics website, scroll over Multimedia and choose Webcast from the slide-out menu. Click on Listen Live starting at 11:45 a.m. (PDT) to listen to the pre-game show and all of the live action.

During home games at McCulloch Stadium (the home opener is Sept. 18 versus Southern Oregon University), you will be able to keep up with the action through Live Audio AND Video Webcasts. Just following the same directions as above, but choose Watch Live for video AND audio at the same time. You can also choose Listen Live for audio only.


Last season, flanker Chad Pollard rushed 46 times for 311 yards and 3 TDs and caught 15 passes for another 279 yards and 3 TDs.

Last season, flanker Chad Pollard rushed 46 times for 311 yards and 3 TDs and caught 15 passes for another 279 yards and 3 TDs.