‘Football’

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    Football welcomes newcomers

    Feb 10, 16 • 304 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University welcomed its first wave of football recruits last week, opening its doors to 12 incoming student-athletes. As of Feb. 3, all 12 made the commitment to continue their academic and athletic careers here in Erie. Eleven of the 12 signed...

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    Football All- Americans at Gannon

    Feb 3, 16 • 490 Views • Brandon Jaces, Football, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by USA College Football All-America teams just got two new players. Gannon’s own Mike Zanders, a junior defensive back, was named to the first team, and Joshua Wiechelt, a redshirt senior linebacker, was named to the second team. Both men earned a spot on...

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    Chris Pike finds a new position to play

    Jan 28, 16 • 574 Views • AlumKnights, Features, Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University’s Chris Pike made his presence known over the past four years as a defensive back for the Knights’ football team. Now the Oswego, N.Y., product is gaining recognition in another position – this time off the field. Pike was recently...

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    Football falls in season finale

    Nov 18, 15 • 434 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Matt Soltes threw for 435 yards and five touchdowns to lead East Stroudsburg past visiting Gannon, 49-37, in the final game of the season for both teams Saturday. East Stroudsburg and the Knights both finished the 2015 campaign 6-5. Senior quarterback Liam...

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    Region ranking teases Knights

    Oct 28, 15 • 702 Views • Football, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by Here’s the good and the bad from the initial NCAA Super Region One football rankings released Monday. The Good: Gannon is ranked in the poll for the first time in program history. The Bad: Gannon is ranked No. 8. Looking up and down the top 10 in the...

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    Gannon ranked No. 8 in region poll

    Oct 28, 15 • 445 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Not only did Gannon’s 43-28 win over Seton Hill keep the Knights one-game out of first-place in the PSAC West, it also caught the eye of the NCAA Division II Super Region One ranking committee, tabbing the Knights at No. 8 in the initial rankings...

  • Heading in the right direction

    Oct 28, 15 • 418 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team is back on a winning streak. For the second time this season, the Knights have a three-game winning streak and they hope this one is here to stay. Gannon opened the season 3-0, but saw its streak snapped with...

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    Jones powers GU past ‘Boro

    Oct 21, 15 • 458 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Not many things make a team and its fans happier than beating the school’s two biggest rivals in the same season. Unless, of course, those wins come less than one week apart. Just five days after a thrilling 16-13 win over crosstown rival Mercyhurst,...

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    Knights receive gut check in loss

    Oct 7, 15 • 1009 Views • Football, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by When it rains, it pours and the Golden Knights are on a slippery slope to the bottom of the PSAC West football standings. Only one game into the PSAC schedule, Gannon and Slippery Rock, the top-two preseason favorites in the division, entered Saturday’s...

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    Slippery Rock washes away Gannon

    Oct 4, 15 • 715 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by It might have been Gannon University’s Homecoming football game at McConnell Family Stadium Saturday, but Slippery Rock was the only one doing any dancing. The Knights saw their Homecoming game get washed away by The Rock in a rainy 41-14 loss. More than...