Highlights and weekly awards from Week 3 in Patriot League football, including Holy Cross’ big win over No. 9 New Hampshire, fueled by Peter Pujals’ five-touchdown day.
Highlights and weekly awards in Patriot League football, including a pair of late game-winning defensive scores by Fordham and Georgetown.
Bucknell joined Colgate at 1-0 in the early season standings, and Holy Cross and Lehigh both came close to picking up upset wins in Week 1. The weekly awards from the first two weeks of football were announced Monday.
The Colgate Raiders came up with the big upset in the opening week of FCS football and five more Patriot League teams get underway this week including a big top-25 matchup in Bethlehem, Pa.
For the first time, a pair of Georgetown players will be honored in the same season with the special No. 35 jersey, and for Tim Barnes, he becomes the second Hoya to wear it in back-to-back years.
Clay Norris got the opportunity to play behind injured starter Tim Barnes in 2016, and fourth-year head coach Rob Sgarlata is excited to have both QBs return for Georgetown this season.
Fordham's Chase Edmonds and Colgate's Pat Afriyie both earned preseason honors on Thursday as the Patriot League announced the preseason players of the year and the preseason All-League teams.
The Lehigh Mountain Hawks are coming off their 11th Patriot League title and they were selected by the coaches to repeat as champions in the Preseason Poll released today by the Patriot League.
A look back at some of the top features produced by the Patriot League Network this season.
Syracuse vs. Georgetown: The Orange renewed their rivalry with the Hoyas and fought hard, but lost on Pearl Washington Day, 78-71. Tyler Lydon posted a career-high 29 points on 12-of-13 shooting and added 9 rebounds. John Gillon scored 13 and Andrew White, III added 12 in the loss.
Pearl Washington was honored at halftime of the game against Georgetown. The family of the late Washington was on hand as a new #31 decal was placed at midcourt of the floor in the Carrier Dome.
All the major awards in Patriot League football were announced on Tuesday, as well as the All-League teams with Lehigh's Nick Shafnisky pulling in the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Year award.
All the top plays from the last week of Patriot League action, including one last touchdown from the Patriot League regular season and a championship-winning kill in volleyball.
The top three plays from around the Patriot League include a pair from the men's soccer tournament where Colgate's Ricky Brown was the hero with a big save to clinch the Raiders' sixth championship.