Elon Football’s Junior Class Set for Global Experience in Costa Rica

Posted by Press Release on March 22, 2019 at 4:46 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – For the third-straight year, Elon University football will send its junior class to Costa Rica over spring break from March 23-30 for a once-in-a-lifetime global experience. As part of the Elon Commitment to diversity and global engagement for its students, the junior members of the team will travel throughout Costa Rica during …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Starts First Spring Practice Under Trisciani’s Leadership

Posted by Press Release on March 20, 2019 at 8:19 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – With head coach Tony Trisciani leading the way, Elon University football opened its 2019 spring practice on Wednesday, March 20, at Hunt Practice Field. Under cloudy skies with a chill in the air, the Phoenix worked out in shorts and helmets for about two hours. After practice, Trisciani offered his thoughts as …Read the Rest…


Elon Adds Capps as Director of High School Relations

Posted by Press Release on February 18, 2019 at 1:49 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – New to Tony Trisciani’s football coaching staff at Elon University, former area high school head football coach and athletics administrator Hal Capps has been named the program’s Director of High School Relations. Announced Tuesday, Feb. 5, Capps comes to Elon after spending 27 seasons as a high school football coach in the …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Inks Eight During February Signing Day

Posted by Press Release on February 6, 2019 at 8:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football added eight members to its 2019 class on Wednesday, Feb. 6, to bring its list of athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent with the program to 19. Half of the class is made up of local talent from the state of North Carolina with athletes also coming …Read the Rest…

Jason’s Deli – Big Game Winner

Posted by Don Moore on February 4, 2019 at 12:13 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

The lowest scoring game in the history of the Big Game threw everybody for a loop. No one went low on the score, so we had to go to the closest. Alex Carroll was the closest to 16 points with his pick of the Patriots winning with a total score of 46. We had one …Read the Rest…


2019 Jason’s Deli Big Game Contest – Winner Gets $100 Gift Certificate

Posted by Don Moore on February 1, 2019 at 10:38 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Big Game Winner and Total Points WITHOUT GOING OVER Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner receives $100 Gift Certificate from the Jason’s Deli. Name: E-mail: Phone: New England Patriots Los Angeles Rams Total Points of New England Patriots vs. Los Angeles …Read the Rest…

2019 Jason’s Deli Big Game Contest

Posted by Don Moore on January 28, 2019 at 11:49 am under Professional | Read the First Comment

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Big Game Winner and Total Points WITHOUT GOING OVER Submit Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner receives $100 Gift Certificate from the Jason’s Deli. Name: E-mail: Phone: New England Patriots Los Angeles Rams Total Points of New England Patriots vs. Los Angeles …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Udoh Added to Senior Bowl South Roster

Posted by Press Release on January 18, 2019 at 12:42 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football offensive lineman Olisaemeka Udoh has been added to the South roster for the 2019 Reese’s Senior Bowl next weekend in Mobile, Ala. The Fayetteville, N.C., native is the first Elon football student-athlete to play in the game since Aaron Mellette participated in the game after the 2012 season. Senior …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Adds Ryan Anderson to Coaching Staff

Posted by Press Release on January 16, 2019 at 10:08 am under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head football coach Tony Trisciani announced Wednesday, Jan. 16, the addition of Ryan Anderson to his coaching staff. Previously the defensive coordinator at Hampton, Anderson joins Elon as its new safeties coach. Ryan Anderson – Safeties Anderson joins the Phoenix after spending one season with the Hampton Pirates in 2018. …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Places Among Top 20 in Final National Rankings

Posted by Press Release on January 7, 2019 at 2:37 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football finished the 2018 season ranked No. 19 in both national polls released Monday, Jan. 7, after the conclusion of the FCS season on Saturday afternoon. STATS FCS Poll | AFCA Coaches Poll In all, Elon collected 909 points in the STATS FCS poll while earning 153 points in the …Read the Rest…

Trisciani Announces First Additions to Elon Football Coaching Staff

Posted by Press Release on January 5, 2019 at 4:25 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head football coach Tony Trisciani announced Saturday, Jan. 5, the addition of three assistant coaches to his staff. They include defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Billy Crocker, cornerbacks coach Chris Bland ’08 and offensive line coach Andy Marino. The trio of coaches join four assistants continuing their tenures with the …Read the Rest…


Four Elon Football Athletes Earn Phil Steele All-America Accolades

Posted by Press Release on January 4, 2019 at 6:08 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football had four student-athletes named Phil Steele FCS All-Americans Thursday, Jan. 3. Olisaemeka Udoh highlights the honors with a first team nod while CJ Toogood picked up third team honors and Warren Messer fourth team recognition. Skyler Davis was also honored as a Freshman All-American, earning first team laurels. Udoh …Read the Rest…

Papa John’s Pizza – Greensboro Sports NFL Pick’em Contest – Week 17

Posted by Don Moore on December 27, 2018 at 2:49 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

This year’s NFL Pick’em Contest is run by the NFL and our local prize sponsor is the local Papa John’s Pizza franchise. Join and get your Picks in. The weekly prize is a large 1-Topping Pizza. Enter here. Weekly Winners Week 01 – pgdgreen – 100pts Week 02 – NayaBean – 150pts Week 03 – …Read the Rest…

Papa John’s Pizza – Greensboro Sports NFL Pick’em Contest – Week 16

Posted by Don Moore on December 20, 2018 at 11:20 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

This year’s NFL Pick’em Contest is run by the NFL and our local prize sponsor is the local Papa John’s Pizza franchise. Join and get your Picks in. The weekly prize is a large 1-Topping Pizza. Enter here. Weekly Winners Week 01 – pgdgreen – 100pts Week 02 – NayaBean – 150pts Week 03 – …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Udoh Grabs Second All-America Honor

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University offensive lineman Olisaemeka Udoh picked up his second All-America honor in as many days in earning HERO Sports FCS First Team laurels Wednesday, Dec. 19. The honor comes on the heels of earning a spot on the STATS FCS All-America second team on Tuesday afternoon. HERO Sports FCS All-Americans Udoh …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Adds 11 on Trisciani’s First Signing Day as Head Coach

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University football signed 11 future student-athletes Wednesday, Dec. 19, to National Letters of Intent to play for the Phoenix next season. The class includes five from the state of North Carolina. One will enroll for the spring semester. Signing Day Hub Along with the five signees from North Carolina, two hail …Read the Rest…

Tony Trisciani Introduced as Elon Head Football Coach

Posted by Press Release on December 17, 2018 at 6:18 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University Director of Athletics Dave Blank introduced Tony Trisciani as the 23rd head coach in the history of the Elon football program Monday afternoon, Dec. 17, inside of the Walker Room in Alumni Field House. Watch News Conference | Photo Gallery Over the past two seasons, Trisciani helped lead the Phoenix …Read the Rest…


Tony Trisciani Named Elon Head Football Coach

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ELON, N.C. – Tony Trisciani, assistant head football coach and defensive coordinator, has been named the 23rd head football coach in Elon’s history. The announcement was made by Director of Athletics Dave Blank on Monday, Dec. 17. Trisciani will be formally introduced as head coach to the Elon community and media in a news conference …Read the Rest…

College Football News – Guilford’s De’Eric Bell Repeats as D3football.com All-American

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SHENANDOAH, Texas – Guilford College’s De’Eric Bell (Jackson, Ga./Jackson) earned Third Team recognition on the 2018 D3football.com All-America Team Friday night. Bell, a redshirt senior, is the first Quakers’ running back so honored since Reggie Kenan ’77 in 1976. The website announced its 2018 All-Americans prior to its webcast of the NCAA Division III football …Read the Rest…

Cignetti Resigns as Elon Head Football Coach

Posted by Press Release on December 14, 2018 at 5:50 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University head football coach Curt Cignetti has resigned his position to accept the head coaching job at James Madison University, Director of Athletics Dave Blank announced on Friday, Dec. 14. “We are very proud of our football program and the players and coaches who have built so much success over the …Read the Rest…