Wildcats advance to national semifinals

Linfield College footballAfter a nail biting come-from-behind win over Mary Hardin-Baylor on Saturday, the Wildcats move on to the NCAA Division III football semifinals.

Linfield will play the University of St. Thomas Saturday, Dec. 12, at 12:30 p.m. PST in St. Paul, Minn.

A live videocast is available free of charge on ESPN3. A Linfield-centric audio broadcast featuring Kevin Nelson and Dave Hansen begins at noon and is available via Linfield’s web stream portal or on radio stations KPDQ-AM 800 in Portland and KSLC 90.3 FM throughout McMinnville. Broadcast links.

In addition, watch parties will be held at three locations:

  • Ice Auditorium in Melrose Hall at Linfield
  • Buffalo Wild Wings in Beaverton
  • 1882 Grille in McMinnville

Linfield junior Michael Metter kicked a 32-yard field goal on the game’s final play to lift the Wildcats to a 38-35 win over No. 13 Mary Hardin-Baylor in the NCAA Division III football quarterfinals on Saturday afternoon at Maxwell Field. The Wildcats rallied after falling behind 21-0 just over seven minutes into the game. Read more.