Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Wednesday News--12/09/09

UMass is one of the top contenders for John Griffin, Northeastern's First Team All-CAA and All-New England RB.

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The New Hampshire Football Report says the end of Northeastern and Hofstra football programs will be a loss of opportunity for a lot of New England kids.

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The CAA has its weekly press release with notes and previews for this week's playoff games.

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Brett Kahn previews this week's semi-finals in the FCS championship tourney and predicts Villanova and Appalachian State victories.

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Alabama will not hold classes Jan 6th to the 8th because all the faculty and staff wants to go to the BCS Championship game.

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I watched a spirited contest between Northwest Missouri and California of Pennsylvania in the semi-finals of the DII Football National Championship Tourney last night. The Northwest Missouri Bearcats won 56-31. The California of PA team's nickname is the Vulcans-----Vulcans?

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Boston College will meet USC in the Emerald Bowl.

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7 comments:

Anonymous said...

Scott Wallace, QB, who left Umass this past year plays at Cal U and redshirted this past season. He will have 3 remaining seasons of eligibity with Cal U. NWMS stadium has luxury boxes, hot bad for D2!

UMass74 said...

Great informative comment. If Blogger could give bonus points, I'd give you one.

Anonymous said...

Frank, I hope you were not being sarcastic??

UMass74 said...

No, sorry if it came off like that. We rarely get any information added comments.

I was thinking of rep points for good posts, but there is no way of doing it.

Anonymous said...

Re: D2 Northwest Missouri State having luxury boxes see this link for a sneak peek at their stadium.

http://www.d2football.com/stadiums/northwestmissouri/t53/

Anonymous said...

bob shoop recruits the richmond area and has the top defense in the caa for william and mary. he will get a look at the richmond job.

Anonymous said...

Hey, Cowell Stadium has luxury boxes, well maybe not luxury, maybe just boxes, on stilts, but they are painted blue!