Truman Tries To Slow Down The High-Flying Hawks Offense

Truman’s GLVC-leading defense will be tested the next two weeks with two of the top offenses in the country. The back-to-back games will begin with a short trip to Quincy this Saturday afternoon. The high-flying Hawks are 10th in Division II passing yards (294) and 17th in total offense (451). ‘Dogs coach Gregg Nesbitt knows the challenge….

Hawks quarterback Tionne Harris set a school record with 503 yards passing at UIndy. On the other side of the football, coach Gary Bass added Northwest Missouri State transfer Peyton Plunkett of Palmyra….

The Bulldogs have won six in a row, after a season-opening loss, and are tied with UIndy for first place in the GLVC at 3-0. Truman has won five straight over their neighbors across the river and seven-of-eight since joining the conference. Coach Nesbitt says this is a better Hawks team….

The Hawks are 4-4 and 1-2 in the GLVC. Coach Bass says this is another opportunity to narrow the gap in the GLVC….

You can hear the Bulldog and Hawks from Quincy this Saturday on KRES and starting with the Truman Tailgate at 12:15. Brad, Eric, and Hank will have the call.