Cortland State Red Dragons

Past Records

2015 (0-0, 0-0 E8)
2014 (5-5, 4-3 NJAC)
2013 (6-5, 5-2 NJAC)
2012 (9-2, 7-0 NJAC)
2011 (9-2, 7-2 NJAC)
2010 (10-2, 8-1 NJAC)
2009 (0-4, 0-2 NJAC)
2008 (11-2, 9-0 NJAC)
2007 (8-3, 6-1 NJAC)
2006 (9-2, 6-1 NJAC)
2005 (7-3, 5-1 NJAC)
2004 (5-4, 4-2 NJAC)
2003 (5-5, 2-3 NJAC)
2002 (9-2, 4-2 NJAC)
2001 (5-5, 3-3 NJAC)
2000 (4-6, 4-2 NJAC)
1999 (5-5, 0-0 IND)

Team Quick Facts

Cortland State

Red Dragons

Enrollment: 6203
Location: Cortland, NY
Colors: Red, White
Stadium: Stadium Complex (6500)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

November 25, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Linfield (NCAA Second Round - Nov. 28 at Linfield)
Cortland travels more than 2,800 miles to the West Coast as the nationally 25th-ranked Red Dragons...
November 22, 2015
Fueled by defeats, Cortland found way to win
The Red Dragons stewed over two losses, but earned the Empire 8's hard-fought automatic bid. Then,...
November 21, 2015
UMHB wins rematch, Cortland to make trip west
Mary Hardin-Baylor shut down the Hardin-Simmons passing game, Huntingdon got its first playoff win,...
November 21, 2015
Ferreira Throws for 447 Yards as #25 Cortland Defeats #21 Salisbury, 45-21, in NCAA First Round
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Junior Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 23-of-29 passes for...
November 19, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Salisbury (NCAA First Round - Nov. 21 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts Salisbury in the opening round of the 32-team NCAA Division III football playoffs....
November 14, 2015
Salisbury, Cortland get past rivals; Wabash rolls; WNEU, Albion advance
The Sea Gulls rallied from a 20-point fourth-quarter deficit, while Cortland took the Jug and a bid....
November 14, 2015
Cortland Wins Empire 8 Title and Sixth Straight Cortaca Jug With 11-8 Win at Ithaca
ITHACA, N.Y. — Cortland claimed its sixth straight Cortaca Jug and clinched the Empire 8 title...
November 12, 2015
Between these four and the playoffs, an archrival stands
The final week of the regular season is full of great rivalry games and teams trying to clinch...
November 10, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Nov. 14 at Ithaca)
Cortland travels to Ithaca College for the annual Cortaca Jug rivalry game with the Empire 8 title...
October 31, 2015
Morrisville Rides Big First Half to 42-28 Win over Empire 8 Leader Cortland
MORRISVILLE, N.Y. — Morrisville State grabbed a 28-0 halftime lead and held off a second-half...
October 28, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Morrisville St. (Oct. 31 at Morrisville)
Cortland heads to Morrisville State for an Empire 8 contest with a chance to claim at least a share...
October 24, 2015
Ferreira Throws for 314 Yards, Four TDs as E8 Leader Cortland Defeats Brockport, 35-21
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 18-of-21 passes for 314...
October 21, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Brockport (Oct. 24 at Cortland)
Cortland plays its final regular-season home game as the Red Dragons host Brockport in a pivotal...
October 17, 2015
Cortland Defense Comes Up Big Late in Win vs. Alfred; Red Dragons Sole Empire 8 Leaders
CORTLAND, N.Y. - Cortland's defense forced six turnovers and held Alfred off the board twice in the...
October 14, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Alfred Univ. (Oct. 17 at Cortland)
Cortland looks to maintain its hold on first place in the Empire 8 standings as the Red Dragons host...
October 10, 2015
Top 25: Titans snap Warhawks' win streak
UW-Oshkosh won a defensive battle, blocking a field goal with 1:59 left in the game to preserve a...
October 7, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Oct. 10 at Buffalo St.)
Cortland, ranked 18th nationally in Div. III, puts its unbeaten record on the line as it travels to...
October 3, 2015
Cortland Edges Hartwick in OT, 48-45, on Jake Smith TD Catch
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) threw the winning 11-yard touchdown...
September 30, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Hartwick (Oct. 3 at Cortland)
Cortland, ranked 22nd nationally in Div. III, hosts Hartwick College in an Empire 8 contest....
September 26, 2015
#25 Cortland Remains Unbeaten With Wild 47-40 OT Win vs. Utica
CORTLAND, N.Y.— Junior quarterback Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 26-of-39...
September 23, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Utica (Sept. 26 at Cortland)
Cortland looks to extend its season-opening three-game winning streak as the Red Dragons host Utica...
September 22, 2015
Red Dragons on fire in 2015
The beginning of the 2014 season was eminently forgettable for Cortland fans. But the Red Dragons...
September 19, 2015
Cortland Wins at St. John Fisher, 34-17, in Empire 8 Debut
PITTSFORD, N.Y. - Junior Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 21-of-34 passes for...
September 16, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. St. John FIsher (Sept. 19 at St. John Fisher)
Cortland plays its first league game as a member of the Empire 8 as the Red Dragons travel to St....
September 12, 2015
Cortland Outlasts Framingham, 61-49, in Offensive Slugfest
FRAMINGHAM, MASS. — Junior Kyle Schneider (Hillsdale, NJ/Pascack Valley) completed 20-of-27...
September 9, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Framingham St. (Sept. 12 at Framingham)
Cortland plays its second and final non-league game of the season as it travels to Framingham State...
September 8, 2015
Prayer answered one more time
We had a record 22 plays nominated for Play of the Week this week, so the competition...
September 5, 2015
Hail Mary: It's good to be back!
Cortland has definitely put last year's early-season struggles behind it, while Alma got off to a...
September 5, 2015
Mannix Hail Mary TD Grab Gives Cortland 26-24 Win vs. Heidelberg
CORTLAND, N.Y.— Junior Jon Mannix (East Northport/John H. Glenn) caught a 29-yard "Hail...
September 3, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Heidelberg (Sept. 5 at Cortland)
Cortland opens its 2015 season by hosting Heidelberg University of Ohio in a non-league contest.
November 15, 2014
Cortland gets Jug in wild ending, Bash keeps Bell, RPI shoes
The Cortaca Jug remains in Cortland State's hands for the fifth consecutive year, plus coverage from...
November 15, 2014
Cortland Wins Fifth Straight Cortaca Jug After Wild TD Pass on Final Play
CORTLAND, N.Y. - Holder Luke Hinton (Lockport) threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to receiver Jon Mannix...
November 12, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug Game - Nov. 15 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts Ithaca College in the 56th Annual Cortaca Jug rivalry game to close out the season....
November 6, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. William Paterson (Nov. 8 at WPU)
Cortland concludes its 15th and final New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) season with a trip to...
October 29, 2014
Indescribable season hasn't beaten Cortland State yet
Mortification, astonishment, frustration, validation, redemption. All of these adjectives have all...
October 29, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Montclair St. (Nov. 1 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) leader Montclair State in a game featuring two...
October 25, 2014
Cortland Capitalizes on Turnovers in 21-14 Win at Kean
UNION, N.J. — Cortland turned two fumble recoveries into short touchdown drives and the Red...
October 22, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Kean (Oct. 25 at Kean)
Cortland travels to Kean University for a New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) contest. The Red...
October 14, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Southern Virginia (Oct. 18 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts Southern Virginia University in a matchup of the oldest and newest football-only...
October 9, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. TCNJ (Oct. 11 at TCNJ)
Cortland looks to end its season-opening four-game losing streak as it travels to The College of New...
October 1, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Rowan (Oct. 4 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts defending league champion Rowan University in a New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC)...
September 23, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Morrisville (Sept. 27 at Morrisville)
Cortland travels to Morrisville to open the 2014 New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) schedule. The...
September 10, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Brockport (Sept. 13 at Cortland)
Cortland opens its 2014 home schedule by hosting former NJAC foe Brockport in a non-league game. The...
September 4, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 6 at Buffalo St.)
Cortland opens its 2014 season with a non-league matchup at Buffalo State. The schools will return...
January 30, 2014
Cortland to join archrival in Empire 8
Starting in 2015, the Cortaca Jug game, which already has rivalry and playoff implications, could...
November 20, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Alfred (ECAC North Central Bowl - Nov. 23 at Alfred)
Cortland travels to Alfred University for the 2013 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Div....
November 16, 2013
Cortland Wins Fourth Straight Cortaca Jug, 28-24, on Late Babin TD Catch
ITHACA, N.Y. – Junior John Babin (Warwick/Warwick Valley) caught two touchdown passes,...
November 14, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug Game - Nov. 16 at Ithaca)
Cortland travels to Ithaca for the annual "Cortaca Jug" rivalry game to conclude the...
November 6, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Morrisville (Nov. 9 at Cortland)
Cortland plays its final regular-season home game as the Red Dragons host Morrisville State College...
August 12, 2013
Best road trips: Week 3
It might be too early for the leaves to turn but this week's trip takes you from Washington, D.C.,...
December 26, 2012
Southern Virginia links up with NJAC
Southern Virginia, which is less than an hour from Salem but seven hours from Cortland and six from...
November 10, 2012
Union nabs Shoes, Cortland the jug, Wabash the Monon Bell
Saturday was a big day for rivalry games, with Union beating RPI in overtime for the Dutchman Shoes...
October 17, 2012
A life-saving gift
When he registered to become a bone marrow donor, Cortland's John Stephens had no idea a little girl...
November 10, 2011
Everything to play for
In a big rivalry game, it doesn't matter if you're unbeaten or .500 -- there's a reason there's a...
September 20, 2011
Saving a life
Dom Sair was helping his father load sodas into a cooler and get ready for a barbeque at Sair's...
August 12, 2011
Cortland State vacates its 2009 victories
The NCAA has ruled that Cortland State must vacate its wins from the 2009 season due to using an...
November 25, 2010
At least he's got his health
Many people are thankful for their health this time of year, but for a football player, being...
November 16, 2010
Statistical Spotlight
It's a rivalry week special, as we pick out key numbers from four big rivalry games across Division...
November 9, 2010
One race left? Outstanding!
While the other three conferences covered in Around the East clinched playoff berths or conference...
October 9, 2010
Two at the top
At the midpoint of the 2010 season, contenders for conference titles in the Empire 8, NJAC, CCIW and...
September 15, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 18, 2010)
Cortland's game notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 18, 2010 at Cortland)
November 12, 2008
It's all about the Jug
A good recipe always has lots of quality ingredients, and good flavors come from good ingredients....
October 15, 2008
Hitting the road, seeing the sights
Packing list for this past weekend's trip: Notebook and voice recorder? Check. Laptop with wireless...
November 9, 2006
On final stop, the fans tell the story
With the chance to position themselves for the NCAA playoffs on the line, it became apparent by the...
November 14, 2002
Stories behind storied rivalries
A state school against a private school. A co-ed college versus an all-male institution. One college...
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