Up North Sports Report: NSIC football picks Week 2
I didn't do a very good job of picking the NSIC games in the opening week of the season. I knew the Winona vs. Carson-Newman game and Wayne State vs. Nebraska-Kearney game would be close contests. My deciding factor in these even matched teams was picking the home field team. I feel that home field can be one of the main determining factors in an season-opening game for college football teams. Winona and Wayne State proved that theory wrong and pulled out a couple of close wins to start their seasons off on the right foot. Click here to read the Up North Sports Report blog.