2016 Husson Football News

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    January 12, 2017
    Fourteen Eagles Earn ECFC All-Academic Team Honors MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Fourteen members of the 2016 Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) champion Husson University football team have earned ECFC All-Academic honors, the league office announced this afternoon
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    December 21, 2016
    Grant Caserta Named Finalist for FootballScoop.com DIII Coordinator of the Year BANGOR, Maine – Husson defensive coordinator Grant Caserta has been named a finalist for DIII Coordinator of the Year by FootballScoop.com.
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    December 16, 2016
    Luke Washburn Named Finalist for the Cliff Harris Award LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Husson junior defensive lineman Luke Washburn has been named a finalists for the fourth annual Cliff Harris Award, the Little Rock Touchdown Club and Wright, Lindsey & Jennings announced Friday afternoon, making it the second-straight season an Eagle player has been named a finalists.
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    December 06, 2016
    John Smith Named to D3football.com All-East Region Second Team Offense MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Junior tailback John Smith has been named to the 2016 D3football.com All-East Region Second Team Offense as announced by the organization on Monday evening.
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    November 28, 2016
    Smith, Washburn and Lewis Named to NEFW All-New England Team MANCHESTER, N.H. – Junior tailback John Smith, junior defensive lineman Luke Washburn, senior left tackle Nick Lewis have been named to the 2016 New England Football Writers (NEFW) Division II/III All-New England Team as announced by the organization this morning.
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    November 19, 2016
    Football Falls in NCAA Playoffs to #23 Western New England, 44-27 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The No. 23 ranked Western New England University football team earned its first ever NCAA Tournament win with a 44-27 victory over Husson University this afternoon in first round action at Golden Bear Stadium.
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    November 18, 2016
    Football Takes Home Five Major Awards as Husson Dominates All-ECFC Honors MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Junior tailback John Smith, junior defensive lineman Luke Washburn, senior left tackle Nick Lewis, 10th year head coach Gabby Price and assistant head coach, offensive line coach and special teams coordinator Nat Clark all have earned major yearly awards from the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC), highlighting Husson University’s impressive haul of All-ECFC accolades, which were announced on Thursday by the league office.
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    November 14, 2016
    Cory Brandon Named ECFC Offensive Player of the Week MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson sophomore quarterback Cory Brandon has been named the ECFC Offensive Player of the Week for the second time this season, the league office announced Monday.
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    November 13, 2016
    Football Set to Face Western New England in the First Round of 2016 NCAA DIII Championship INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The NCAA Division III Football Committee announced today the field of 32 teams for the 2016 NCAA Division III Football Championship and Husson will be traveling to Springfield, Mass. face the New England Football Conference Champions the Golden Bears of Western New England University for their First Round contest on Saturday. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m.
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    November 12, 2016
    Football Sets New Single-Season Wins Mark In Victory Over Mount Ida NEWTON, Mass. – The Husson University football team picks up their school record ninth win of the season with a 54-20 victory over Mount Ida on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field extending their school record winning streak to nine games.
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    November 07, 2016
    John Smith Named ECFC Offensive Player of the Week MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson junior tailback John Smith has been named the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) Offensive Player of the Week for the fifth time this season, the league office announced Monday.
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    November 05, 2016
    Football Defeats Norwich on Senior Day; Clinches ECFC Title With Mt. Ida Loss BANGOR, Maine - The Husson University football team defeated Norwich 27-13 in an ECFC game and home final on Saturday afternoon at the Dr. John Winkin Sports Complex to clinch their second ECFC Championship in the last three years when SUNY-Maritime defeated Mount Ida 17-14 today.
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    October 31, 2016
    John Smith and Jean Gabriel Earn ECFC Weekly Awards MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson junior tailback John Smith has been named the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) Offensive Player of the Week for the fourth time this season and junior cornerback Jean Gabriel has been named the ECFC Special Teams Player of the Week for the first time this season, the league office announced Monday.
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    October 29, 2016
    Smith Powers Football Past Becker 45-14 LEICESTER, Mass. – Husson University junior tailback John Smith rushed for 183 yards and three touchdowns as the Eagles defeated Becker College 45-14 in ECFC action Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field.
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    October 25, 2016
    Ellis Throckmorton Named to D3football.com Team of the Week MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Husson senior linebacker Ellis Throckmorton has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week for week eight, which was released Tuesday afternoon. He becomes the fourth player in school history to garner the national honor.
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    October 24, 2016
    Cory Brandon and Ellis Throckmorton Earn ECFC Weekly Awards MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson sophomore quarterback Cory Brandon has been named the ECFC Offensive Player of the Week for the first time this season and senior linebacker Ellis Throckmorton has been named the ECFC Defensive Player of the Week for the first time this season, the league office announced Monday.
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    October 22, 2016
    Football Uses Record Setting Day to Shutout Anna Maria, 42-0 BANGOR, Maine - Cory Brandon was responsible for five of the six touchdowns on the day to help propel Husson to a 42-0 win over Anna Maria in Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) action on a rainy Saturday Afternoon at Winkin Sports Complex.
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    October 17, 2016
    John Smith Named ECFC Offensive Player of the Week MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson junior running back John Smith has been named the ECFC Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season, the league office announced Monday.
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    October 15, 2016
    Football Dismantles Castleton, 43-21 CASTLETON, Vt. – Despite a close battle for much of the first half, the Husson football team used strong play on both sides of the ball on Saturday afternoon, to defeat its ECFC rival Castleton by a final score of 43-21 at Spartan Stadium.
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    October 08, 2016
    Football Wins Second Straight ECFC Contest Over Gallaudet Bangor, Maine - Cory Brandon’s first career 200 yard passing game to help propel Husson University to a 50-16 victory over Gallaudet University in ECFC action on Saturday afternoon at Winkin Sports Complex.
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    October 03, 2016
    John Smith and Tyler Bassett Earn ECFC Weekly Awards MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson junior running back John Smith has been named the ECFC Offensive Player of the Week and sophomore punter/wide receiver Tyler Bassett has been named the ECFC Special Teams Player of the Week..
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    October 01, 2016
    Football Wins ECFC Opener Over SUNY-Maritime THROGGS NECK, N.Y. - John Smith’s 11th straight 100-yard rushing game helped propel Husson to a 33-12 ECFC victory over SUNY-Maritime on Saturday afternoon at Reinhart Field.
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    September 26, 2016
    Luke Washburn Named ECFC Performer of the Week MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson junior defensive lineman Luke Washburn has been named the ECFC Performer of the Week.
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    September 24, 2016
    Football Shutout Pioneers on Homecoming BANGOR, Maine - The Husson University football team picked up their fourth straight victory on homecoming a 35-0 win over Alfred State College in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon at Winkin Sports Complex.
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    September 19, 2016
    John Smith Named ECFC Offensive Player of the Week MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson junior running back John Smith has been named the ECFC Offensive Player of the Week.
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    September 16, 2016
    Eagles Pick Up First Home Night Win Since 2007 Over Dean BANGOR, Maine - John Smith was responsible for four of the six touchdowns on the night and surpassed the 200-yard rushing plateau for the fifth time in his career to help propel Husson to a 43-23 win against Dean in non-conference action on Friday night on the brand new turf of the Winkin Sports Complex.
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    September 14, 2016
    Husson University Athletics Releases 2016 Gameday Policies BANGOR, Maine - Husson University Athletics has announced the 2016 Gameday Policies for all facilities.
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    September 09, 2016
    Smith Selected to Attend 2016 ECAC Honors Dinner DANBURY, Conn. - The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) has announced the recipients of the Conference's annual awards to be presented at the 2016 Honors Dinner on Sept. 22 at the Matrix Conference & Banquet Center in Danbury, Connecticut. John Smith has been selected to be this years recipient of the ECAC Scotty Whitelaw Sportsmanship Award.
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    September 03, 2016
    Eagles Fall at Alfred; Smith Ties Career Mark for 100 Yard Rushing Games ALFRED, N.Y. – The Alfred University football team built a 14-point fourth-quarter lead, then held on to defeat the visiting Eagles of Husson University, 35-28, on Saturday afternoon in both teams’ season opener.
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    August 24, 2016
    2016 Fall Sports Media Day set for Wednesday, August 31st BANGOR, Maine - Husson head coaches and players will hold their annual media day for all ten fall sports on Wednesday, August 31st.
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    August 24, 2016
    Football Selected as Preseason Favorite in 2016 ECFC Coaches Poll MARSHFIELD, Mass. - Husson University football team was picked to finish first in the 2016 ECFC preseason coaches' poll released today.
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    August 19, 2016
    Football Prepares for Sunday's Preseason Scrimmage BANGOR, Maine - The Eagles prepare for their first preseason scrimmage on Sunday, August 22nd after their third straight day of practice in full pads on Saturday at the Dr. John W. Winkin Sports Complex.
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    August 16, 2016
    Eastern Collegiate Football Conference Releases New Logo MARSHFIELD, Mass. - The Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) has formally released the conference’s new logo, the first step in a broader rebrand of the conference.
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    August 15, 2016
    Football Begins 2016 Preseason Camp BANGOR, Maine - The Husson University football program has officially opened their preseason camp Sunday evening August 14, almost three weeks prior to traveling to Alfred (N.Y.) in their season opener.
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    June 07, 2016
    Husson Coaches to Take Part in Youth Coaches Clinic at UMaine on June 23 BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Howard Vandersea Chapter of the National Football Foundation has announced the date of June 23 for its Second Annual Maine Statewide Youth Coaches Clinics.
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    June 03, 2016
    Orio, Smith, and Throckmorton Named Captains for 2016 Season BANGOR, Maine — Husson Football is pleased to announce the selection of team captains for the 2016 fall season. Rick Orio, John Smith, and Ellis Throckmorton were selected through a team and coaches vote and will take on important leadership roles for the Eagles.