BY Heartland News
CHENEY, WASHINGTON (KFVS) - Southeast Missouri headed to Eastern Washington in the second round of the NCAA Division I Football Championship Saturday.
Southeast squared off against the Eagles at Roos Field at 3:05.
The Redhawks made their first-ever NCAA Playoff appearance in 2010.
Southeast finished at 9-2 overall, and 7-1 in the Ohio Valley Conference.
The OVC Championship is Southeast's first since it joined the OVC and Division I ranks in 1991.
The playoff marked the Redhawks first for the program at any level in their 104-year football history.
The Redhawks failed to deliver in Washington. They lost to the Eagles 37-17.