HEARTLAND COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC CONFERENCE
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NCAA Division:Division III
Number of Members:10
Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football TicketsThe Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference includes some of the most competitive teams in the Midwestern United States. It is a member of the NCAA. Many of the rivalries among teams in the conference date back to the 1800s. With such a long history, the conference is steeped in traditions that are fun for the players and the fans alike. The teams within the conference are well-matched, which creates some exciting games throughout the season. Members of the conference have had members drafted into the NFL, so you might be watching a future professional while you are watching the game. The games are always highly competitive, and the athletes always put on a show. These games offer a great opportunity to do some tailgating before the game and then settle into seats for some great football. Get your tickets for Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference football games at StubHub.
How did the Heartland Collegiate Athletic conference begin?The conference was first formed in 1987 as the Indiana Collegiate Athletic Conference. It had eight teams, all from Indiana. In 1998, three Ohio schools were added. In 2001, the Transylvania University of Kentucky was added. This brought membership up to include three states. In 1998, the name was changed to the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference. Most of the schools in the conferences are smaller institutions with an enrollment of around 1,000-2,500 students. All the schools are private institutions.
Who are the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference members?The conference members are Anderson University, Bluffton University, Defiance College, Earlham College and Franklin College. Other members are Hanover College, Manchester University, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Transylvania University and Mount St. Joseph University. All members of the conference have religious affiliations.
Which schools are the oldest ones in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference?The oldest institution in the conference is Transylvania University, established in 1780. The second oldest school in the conference is Hanover University, which was established in 1837. Franklin College was established in 1834. Several members were established in the 1850s and 1860s. Some of the members of this conference are some of the oldest institutions in the United States.
Which schools in the HCAC have won the most football championship games?Franklin College is the school with the most football championship wins in the HCAC. It won the championship in 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. This was the longest winning streak in the conference's recent history. All these wins were under coach Mike Leonard. The streak was only broken by a championship win by Mount St. Joseph in 2009. Hanover College is the school with the second-highest number of championship wins, with eight wins, including two shared wins. All Hanover College's championship wins were under Coach Wayne Perry. Six schools in the conference are yet to win a championship game in football.
Who are some of the longest record holders in the conference?The conference has been home to some impressive record holders that have stood for decades, in some cases. For instance, Brad Lamb’s record for total points from 1990 still stands. In the game versus Wabash, he was responsible for 30 points. Dion Anglin’s 1990 record for longest interceptions returned for touchdowns was still standing as of 2019. The record interception was 100 yards. Terry Peebles’ record for total offensive yards per game from 1995 still stands. The total was 410.2 in a game against Hanover. The oldest record found was from 1990.
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