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Willamette Football Ranks #16 in Nation

The Willamette University football team, currently 7-0 on the season and 3-0 in the Northwest Conference, moved up three spots in this week's D3Football.com Top 25 to take over the #16 position. Willamette defeated Pacific Lutheran University, 45-18, in Puyallup, Wash., last Saturday.

Willamette is one of 17 undefeated teams in this week's poll. The Bearcats are averaging 42 points per game and allowing just 16 points per contest. WU will take on arch rival Linfield College, 4-1 and ranked #23, on Saturday, Oct. 25 in McMinnville, Ore. Game time is set for 1:30 p.m. (PDT).

For more about the football program, visit www.willamette.edu/athletics/teams/football/.

10-21-2008