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At Macalester in St. Paul, Sat. Sept. 27, 1997, Concordia vs Macalester, 1:00 Kickoff. 

Concordia won 28-0 at Macalester today for their 7th consecutive win, a 3-0 MIAC record and Jim Christopherson's 200th career win. 

Concordia opened the scoring today on a 2-yard TD run by Dan Steinbeisser  with 2:52 left in the first qurter, the first of three Steinbeisser  TDs.  The Cobbers led 14-0 at the half and then tacked on 14 more points in the 4th quarter for the 28-0 final score. (See Box Score) (See also Forum story

Dan Steinbeisser  ended the day with 123 yards on 31 carries and one catch for an 8 yard TD. 

Concordia got their 7th consecutive win and 4th this season . They are tied with St. Thomas at the top of the MIAC with their 3-0 record. Concordia hosts Bethel next week. Bethel, 2-1, 3-1, was a 31-21 loser at home today to Gustavus. 

Pre-Game notes: 
 Macalester opened the season with a 28-20 win over Crown College, then suffered MIAC losses to Carleton (21-3) (Click for game summary) and Gustavus (34-3) (click for game summary) (See also stats from the Gustavus loss.) 

Concordia has a 49-11-3 series record against Macalester, dating back to 1923. The Cobbers have won their last 12 meetings vs Macalester and 39 of the last 40. Jim Christopherson is 27-1 vs the Scots, his only loss coming in 1984. The Cobbers won last year's contest 34-7

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9/28/97 Forum Story 

Broadcast Info: 
- 1280 AM Radio, Larry Knutson with play by play and Craig Samuelson with color commentary. 
Pregame show begins at 12:40.