Veteran D2Football.com Columnist Tony Nicolette returns to cover the GLIAC in 2022 after stepping away prior to the 2013 season.
In addition to his previous work on D2Football.com, Nicolette has worked for the GLIAC office and has been a television commentator for the Grand Valley Sports Network and ESPN.
The GVSU alum is married with two children.
November 4th, 2021 10:00am
Myren Harris of Wayne State set the Warriors’ single game record with 327 yards on the ground in a blowout win over Northwood, Grand Valley State survives another close call and escapes 14-9 against Michigan Tech, Ferris State and Saginaw Valley State both cruise to easy wins in week 9 of the season.
October 28th, 2021 7:00am
Ferris State stands alone at the top of the GLIAC after its decisive victory over Michigan Tech, Grand Valley State survives a road scare against Northern Michigan, Davenport prevails on the final play at Northwood, and Saginaw Valley State routes Wayne State. Aside from GVSU's narrow margin of victory, there wasn't a lot that surprised me from the eighth week of the season.
October 21st, 2021 8:00am
All three GLIAC rivalry trophies will be staying put for another year as Ferris State, Michigan Tech, and Saginaw Valley State all were victorious – add in Wayne State’s first victory of the season and you have a memorable week seven in the GLIACIn a battle of unbeatens and top ten teams, the annual “Anchor-Bone Classic”
October 14th, 2021 7:00am
Michigan Tech delivers the latest gut-wrenching defeat to Wayne State, Davenport avenges its week 3 loss to Northern with a win at home over the Wildcats, Grand Valley State soars past Northwood with ease, and Saginaw Valley State gets its biggest win since 2012, all totaling another exciting week on the gridiron in the GLIAC. Things have gone from bad to worse in the Motor City for the Wayne State Warriors –
October 7th, 2021 8:00am
Lopsided wins for Ferris State, Grand Valley State and Michigan Tech and a come-from-behind thrilling win for Northern Michigan on its homecoming completes week five in the GLIAC. Another 3-1 record in my picks over the weekend brings the season total to 18-9.
September 23rd, 2021 9:00am
The second-ranked Ferris State Bulldogs survive an overtime scare from Saginaw Valley State, Wayne State falls in an overtime shootout, Northern Michigan bounces back with a home win over Davenport, Michigan Tech falls to Division I non-scholarship St. Thomas, and Grand Valley State rolls at home culminating a wild week 3 on the gridiron in the GLIAC.
September 16th, 2021 9:00am
The second week of action on the gridiron in the GLIAC began with a punch to the gut and a kick in the teeth as five of the six GLIAC schools took L's in the Saturday afternoon slate. Davenport's dramatic 10-6 win over Walsh represented the only GLIAC victory in the first six non-conference games involving the GLIAC. We chatted with Davenport head coach Sparky McEwen on this week’s episode of GLIAC Football Weekly and recapped the big win for the Panthers.
September 9th, 2021 10:00am
The much-anticipated return of GLIAC football lived up to the high hopes, and perhaps even exceeded what we all could have predicted to unfold. An opening weekend that saw the GLIAC go 4-3 in seven non-conference games leaves us with all kinds of week 1 takeaways and overreactions.
December 16th, 2019 9:00am
The top-ranked Ferris State Bulldogs suffered its first loss of the season on Saturday to No. 4 West Florida in the NCAA Division II National Semifinals at Top Taggart Field.