Morningside's Steve Ryan chalked up his school-record 119th career football coaching victory when the Mustangs routed Ottawa 42-21 in the first round of the NAIA Championship Series.
Fourth-ranked Morningside will face No. 5 Missouri Valley in a NAIA Championship Series quarterfinal round contest this Saturday at Elwood Olsen Stadium.
Cole Malin was the Mustangs' top individual performer at the Gustavus Adolphus College Grace Goblirsch Invitational.
The three-time reigning GPAC champions have made 10 consecutive NAIA post-season appearances
Home of the reigning GPAC men's champions
Home of the three-time NAIA Division II National Champions
Home of the 2014 GPAC Post-Season Tournament champions