Elon Football’s Campbell Picks Up CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors

Posted by Press Release on November 15, 2018 at 2:55 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Elon University football senior defensive back Tyler Campbell has been selected to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 3 Team Thursday, Nov. 15. Teams are selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), which recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom. Campbell …Read the Rest…

Papa John’s Pizza – Greensboro Sports NFL Pick’em Contest – Week 11

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Elon Football Enters Final Week of Regular Season Inside Top 15 in Both Polls

Posted by Press Release on November 12, 2018 at 2:30 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

ELON, N.C. – Entering the final week of the regular season, Elon University football stands No. 12 in the AFCA Coaches Poll and No. 14 in the STATS FCS Poll released Monday, Nov. 12. STATS FCS Poll | AFCA Poll In the AFCA poll, Elon earned 339 points and is between No. 11 UC Davis …Read the Rest…

College Football Final – Emory & Henry 70, Guilford 27

Posted by Press Release on November 11, 2018 at 7:31 am under College | Comments are off for this article

EMORY, Va. – Sophomore quarterback Hunter Taylor passed for six touchdowns and ran for two more in Emory & Henry College’s 70-27 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) football win over visiting Guilford College Saturday. The Wasps’ (4-5, 3-4 ODAC) recovered five Guilford (3-6, 2-5 ODAC) turnovers leading to 28 points in the season finale for …Read the Rest…

No. 20 Towson Spoils Senior Day for No. 5 Elon Football

Posted by Press Release on November 10, 2018 at 5:58 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Fifth-ranked Elon University football lost just its second regular-season home game under head coach Curt Cignetti on Saturday, Nov. 10, with a 41-10 loss to No. 20 Towson at Rhodes Stadium. FINAL STATS “We were outplayed by Towson,” Cignetti said. “They’ve got a great quarterback. I thought we put a lot of …Read the Rest…


Papa John’s Pizza – Greensboro Sports NFL Pick’em Contest – Week 10

Posted by Don Moore on November 8, 2018 at 10:40 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

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Elon’s Messer Named STATS FCS National Defensive Football Player of the Week

Posted by Press Release on November 5, 2018 at 2:16 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After a standout performance in Elon University football’s 24-21 victory over Rhode Island over the weekend, senior linebacker Warren Messer has been named STATS FCS National Defensive Player of the Week today, Nov. 5. With the honor, Messer is the second Elon player in as many years to be awarded a national …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Phoenix Reaches No. 5 in AFCA Coaches Poll

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ELON, N.C. – Moving to 6-2 on the season with a home win over Rhode Island over the weekend, Elon University football checked in at No. 5 in the AFCA Coaches Poll and No. 7 in the STATS FCS Poll on Monday, Nov. 5, ahead of its final regular-season home game this weekend against Towson. …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Thomas, Messer Earn CAA Football Weekly Honors

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University running back Jaylan Thomas and linebacker Warren Messer have been named CAA Football Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, on Monday, Nov. 5, by the league office after standout performances over the weekend against Rhode Island. Thomas, a rookie from Carrollton, Ga., carried 18 times for 222 yards …Read the Rest…

Explosive Second-Quarter Plays Lift No. 6 Elon Football to Homecoming Victory

Posted by Press Release on November 3, 2018 at 6:32 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – With a pair of program-record plays to close the first half, sixth-ranked Elon University football took a two-score lead to halftime and never looked back on the way to a 24-21 victory on Homecoming at Rhodes Stadium against Rhode Island. Final Stats | Highlights “We’ll take wins any way we can get …Read the Rest…

College Football Final – Shenandoah 62, Guilford 47

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WINCHESTER, Va. – Senior quarterback Hayden Bauserman threw for a school-record 578 yards and eight touchdowns in Shenandoah University’s 62-47 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) football win over visiting Guilford College Saturday. Bauserman also set the ODAC’s single-game and career passing touchdowns records in the Senior Day win that snapped the Hornets’ (4-5, 2-4 ODAC) …Read the Rest…


Elon Football #5 – FCS Playoff Committee Releases First Top-10 Ranking of 2018

Posted by Press Release on November 1, 2018 at 12:11 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – By way of an announcement on ESPN2 tonight, Oct. 31, the FCS Championship Committee unveiled its first top-10 ranking of the year. Included in the list is the Elon University football team, checking in at No. 5. Elon is currently 5-2 on the year with a 3-1 record in CAA Football action. …Read the Rest…

Papa John’s Pizza – Greensboro Sports NFL Pick’em Contest – Week 9

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Elon Announces Full 2019 Football Schedule

Posted by Press Release on October 31, 2018 at 1:43 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – With CAA Football announcing the 2018 conference schedule Wednesday, Oct. 31, Elon University football has unveiled its complete 11-game schedule for the 2019 season. 2019 SCHEDULE In all, Elon will host five regular-season home games inside Rhodes Stadium starting Saturday, Sept. 7, with a matchup against The Citadel. Other home opponents next …Read the Rest…

Elon Football Holds Strong in National Rankings After Open Date

Posted by Press Release on October 29, 2018 at 4:30 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – After its scheduled open date for the 2018 season this past weekend, Elon University football remained No. 6 in the AFCA Coaches Poll and No. 8 in the STATS FCS Poll released Monday, Oct. 29. STATS FCS Poll | AFCA Poll In both polls, rankings through Elon’s No. 6 spot in the …Read the Rest…

College Football News – Guilford’s Bryce Smith Named ODAC Defensive Player of the Week

Posted by Press Release on October 28, 2018 at 9:16 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

FOREST, Va. – Guilford College redshirt-sophomore linebacker Bryce Smith (Grayson, Ga./Grayson) earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference’s (ODAC) Defensive Player of the Week Award Sunday. Smith is a first-time recipient of the league’s weekly prize and joins junior teammate Jarrod Russ as the two Quakers so honored this fall. Smith, a 5-9, 200-pound middle linebacker, …Read the Rest…

College Football Final – Guilford 40, Washington and Lee 3

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Senior running back De’Eric Bell (Jackson, Ga./Jackson) rushed for 122 yards and three touchdowns in Guilford College’s 40-3 Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) football victory over visiting Washington and Lee University Saturday. The result marked Guilford’s fewest points allowed in a game since 2016 and the fewest given up to the Generals …Read the Rest…


Papa John’s Pizza – Greensboro Sports NFL Pick’em Contest – Week 8

Posted by Don Moore on October 25, 2018 at 10:42 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

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Elon Football Moves Back Up to No. 6 in AFCA Coaches Poll

Posted by Press Release on October 22, 2018 at 3:31 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Winner of five of its last six games, Elon University football jumped back into the Top 10 nationally in both polls Monday, Oct. 22, checking in at No. 6 in the AFCA Coaches Poll and No. 8 in the STATS FCS Poll. STATS FCS Poll | AFCA Poll Elon picked up 486 …Read the Rest…

Elon Football’s Thomas Earns CAA Rookie of the Week Nod

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University running back Jaylan Thomas has earned CAA Football Rookie of the Week honors Monday, Oct. 22, after a standout performance in his first-ever start Saturday, Oct. 20, in Elon’s 38-28 victory over Richmond at Rhodes Stadium. In the backfield from the first offensive drive of the game, Thomas carried 27 …Read the Rest…