UMHB notebook 10

Kenneth Cormier and No. 3 UMHB can secure the ASC’s automatic playoff berth with a win Saturday in Brownwood against Howard Payne.

BELTON — All that stands between Mary Hardin-Baylor and the guarantee of an 18th consecutive postseason berth is a victory this week. And what stands between the third-ranked Crusaders and a win is a Howard Payne squad that averages more yards per game than any other team in the American Southwest Conference.