Macomb, IL (GoLeathernecks.com) - Former ASU offensive coordinator Doug Ruse has seen plenty of success in 2010 at #21 Western Illinois. The Leathernecks offensive coordinator helms an offense that is 5th in the Football Championship Subdivision in total offense, 2nd in pass efficiency, and 6th in passing yards per game.
Western Illinois (8-4) beat Coastal Carolina 17-10 last week in the 1st round of the FCS Playoffs. They will travel to play #2 Appalachian State (9-2) in the second round saturday. Kickoff is at 11:00am in Boone, NC. The game will be on ESPN3.com.