FBS Matchups Offer Huge Positive To FCS
Sep 23, 2021Taking the football field in front of 110,000 spectators may sound imposing. For Dan Smith, the prospect is more exhilarating.
Momentum And The Anatomy Of A Comeback
Sep 22, 2021Say the word “momentum” to a stat-head, and you’ll probably be greeted with sighs and eye-rolls. There’s no quantifiable way to measure its existence in football, but plenty of those who have experienced it recognize it.
CAA Notebook: Four Teams Remain Perfect At Quarter Mark
Sep 21, 2021In case you needed a reminder of how fast the football campaign passes, about a quarter of the 2021 regular season is already complete. Four teams in the Colonial Athletic Association reached this milestone with unblemished records: James Madison, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Villanova.
CAA Notebook: Patience Pays Off
Sep 14, 2021By the time Cole Johnson went into the locker room during James Madison's Week 2 win over Colonial Athletic Association counterpart Maine, the Dukes quarterback passed for 305 yards and three touchdowns.
Villanova Runs Into Home Opener Against Bucknell
Sep 8, 2021Fresh off a season-opening rout of one Patriot League opponent, Lehigh, Villanova kicks off its fall 2021 home slate in Week 2 with another Patriot counterpart, Bucknell.
Brian Westbrook Among Former CAA Standouts Up For College Football Hall
Jun 15, 2021The National Football Foundation’s release of the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2022 ballot features an array of standouts who shaped the history of present-day Colonial Athletic Association members.
Villanova, Delaware Set For 54th Battle Of The Blue
Apr 16, 2021Ricky Tunstall checked a receiver headed to the sideline, but spotting a pass thrown away from his assignment, changed direction. Tunstall jumped the route, and behind a convoy of blockers, went untouched into the Villanova Stadium end zone.
A Pair Of Playoff Hopefuls Face Off As Delaware Travels To Villanova
Apr 14, 2021When Villanova coach Mark Ferrante was asked to identify the strengths of the Villanova football team he seemed to mention a little bit of everything. No surprise there, since Delaware enters Saturday’s matchup with Villanova unbeaten (4-0) and ranked No. 7 in the STATS FCS Top 25 poll.
He's Back: Villanova's Justin Convington Is Healthy & Dominant Once Again
Apr 14, 2021Bouncing to the outside, emerging from a pack and turning on the jets to break away from everyone, Justin Covington’s 44-yard touchdown run April 3 at Maine showed off everything that made the Villanova running back a breakout star in 2019.
New-Look Rhode Island Opens Its Spring Season At Villanova
Mar 13, 2021While the rest of the Colonial Athletic Association ushered in the spring 2021 season, and Elon and James Madison continued theirs, Jim Fleming joked that Rhode Island “went to the beach.”
Rayjoun Pringle's Breakout Performance Didn't Surprise Everyone
Mar 12, 2021Villanova wide receiver Rayjoun Pringle’s breakout game against Stony Brook on Saturday may have come as a surprise to some, but it didn't surprise Villanova head coach Mark Ferrante. It definitely didn’t surprise Pringle.
The Difference Maker: Dan Smith Makes Villanova A Title Contender
Mar 12, 2021Practicing football amid the COVID-19 pandemic has been a tenuous proposition coaches and players around the nation have had to navigate. Fortunately for Villanova’s Dan Smith and Rayjoun Pringle, 49 yards are considerably more than the six feet the CDC recommends for social distancing.
A Comprehensive Guide To The CAA's Opening Weekend Of Spring Football
Mar 6, 2021The CAA's six-game spring conference schedule kicked off Friday night with No. 13 UAlbany's victory at No. 14 New Hampshire and continues today with four additional matchups of familiar foes.
The CAA Is Loaded At The Quarterback Position This Spring
Mar 4, 2021The unknown has defined the past 12 months, evident in no small part with the 2020 Colonial Athletic Association football season unfolding in spring 2021. The historic spring campaign offers some certainty, however: Quarterback play around the CAA promises to be excellent.
CAA Spring Schedule Breakdown Reveals Loaded Slate
Oct 28, 2020Almost every question the unprecedented measure of a spring college football season begged now has an answer.