Fourth-ranked Morningside will face No. 5 Missouri Valley in a NAIA Championship Series quarterfinal round contest this Saturday at Elwood Olsen Stadium.
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.
Brandon Wegher was named the 2014 GPAC Offensive Player of the Year to headline the Mustangs selections on the 2014 All-GPAC Football Team.
Morningside dropped to No. 4 in the final regular season NAIA football poll after Saturday's 49-48 upset loss at Doane.
Brandon Wegher was named the GPAC Offensive Player of the Week for the second week in a row and the fourth time this season.