College: Maine, URI, UNH set for big weekend in the CAA

April 2, 2021

It’s hard to believe, but this short spring season for FCS teams is already entering its final weeks. After so much discussion, uncertainty and pure chaos trying to get this season up and running, FCS teams are now just a few weeks away from seeing this unprecedented schedule come to an end. While there has consistently been an eye towards preparing for the “real” season that’s set to start in…


College: Week Four College Preview

March 27, 2021

Kasim Hill and the Rams face their stiffest test yet this season when they host Delaware today. It’s hard to believe that it is already week four of this abbreviated college football season. UNH was scheduled to play Villanova but the Wildcats were canceled again due to COVID-19. They have not played since week one against Albany. Maine is off this week. The Black Bears are scheduled to host Villanova…


CAA: New Hampshire ready for opener against Albany on Friday

Photo: UNH Twitter
March 3, 2021

When New Hampshire head coach Sean McDonnell met with the media for his first “regular season” Zoom press conference on Wednesday, the energy radiating from Durham was palpable. McDonnell has been waiting a long time to get back on the sidelines since having to sit out the 2019 season. It may not look normal and the calendar may scream March Madness and golf more than it does college football, but…


College: CAA announces a six game schedule with the option to play two non conference games

October 1, 2020

The CAA announced yesterday that they will play a six game schedule in the Spring of 2021. Schools will have the option to also pick up two non conference games. The conference will be split up into a North and South divisional format. All six league games will be against teams within the division. The team with the best conference record will be the conference’s automatic qualifier to the NCAA…


CAA joins the Ivy League and the Patriot League I’m canceling their fall sports season

July 17, 2020

The Colonial Athletic Association announced yesterday that they are canceling the fall sports season. They are joining the Ivy League, Patriot League and MEAC as the latest conference to cancel their football season. The CAA consists of 10 member schools in eight states. Those schools are James Madison, Albany, Villanova, New Hampshire, Towson, Maine, Elon, Richmond, Delaware, William & Mary, Stony Brook, and Rhode Island. The decision means that local…


College: Thoughts on week 3 in New England college football

September 18, 2019

The Eagles defense was reminded on Friday night that they are young. Week 3 featured Boston College getting trumped by Kansas in a game many felt the Eagles were going to win. Here are my thoughts on the week that was in New England college football. 1. Friday night’s loss to Kansas was a bad loss for many reasons for Boston College. It is a loss on and off the…


College: New England college football preview for week 3

September 14, 2019

Maine and Towson have played some great games in recent years and today should be no different. Five local programs are in action this week. Here is a preview of the five games. #B Towson Tigers (2-0) at #7 Maine Black Bears (1-1): A huge early season match up in the CAA as the two favorites in the conference square off in Orono. Maine best Towson 35-28 last season. The…