The D1A Semifinals are set after the Quarterfinal matchups saw Davenport, Life, Lindenwood and Saint Mary’s win in blowout fashion.
Davenport’s Czarnecki and Lindenwood’s Farley had similar performances for their teams. Both started in the back three and each danger man had two first-half tries.
The Lions find themselves on the Air Force base after an opening round Playoff game saw Lindenwood pick apart Colorado State 69-12.
In what will be a rematch of a 2014 Playoff match, Davenport takes on Army in a contest that will decide one of the four spots in the Semifinals.
Penn State’s opening round win over Wisconsin was a nice way to get its feet wet in the Playoffs, but its matchup against Life carries a much higher degree of difficulty.
An initial back-in-forth affair tuned into a route as Davenport eliminated Wheeling Jesuit from the Playoffs 38-8.
The Rams didn’t step off the bus prepared to compete with a Lions side that scored early and often on its way to a 69-12 win.
Two playoff teams from a season ago, Colorado State and Lindenwood, will play for a place in next week’s D1A Quarterfinals.
The completion of D1A conference matches and the subsequent Canterbury Top 20 have finalized the matchups for the D1A Playoffs.
With just four D1A regular season matches left to play, only two teams appear capable of jumping Wheeling Jesuit for the final spot in the Playoffs.