News releases: 2017 Division III football season

  • Carter joins Lawrence University coaching staff
    May 07, 2018
    Former Marshall University player and coach Cortez Carter has joined the coaching staff at Lawrence University.
  • The Waiting Game: Nelson realistic as draft begins
    April 26, 2018
    As many will be across America tonight, Dakota Nelson’s eyes, ears, and cell phone will be checking in and sometimes glued to the information coming from AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas.
  • McCaslin tabbed as next leader of Benedictine football
    April 24, 2018
    Brad McCaslin, a former FBS defensive coordinator with ties to six-time Division III national champion coach Lance Leipold and 14 years in Division II, has been selected as the leader of the Benedictine football program.
  • Occidental football to play 2018 season
    April 24, 2018
    The president of Occidental College announced his decision at a meeting of the Occidental Board of Trustees, marking a hard-won comeback after the cancellation of six games in 2017 over safety concerns raised by an injury-diminished roster.
  • Manchester University puts two on Hampshire Society list
    April 13, 2018
    Seniors Eric Beard (Findlay, Ohio) and Robby Davis (Cayuga, Ind.) represented Manchester University on the National Football Foundation’s Hampshire Society announced Wednesday, April 11.
  • Three Rensselaer Staff Promotions Announced
    April 12, 2018
    TROY, N.Y. - Three members of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) football staff have earned new titles and responsibilities, Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Dr. Lee McElroy has announced. Serving in new roles on head coach Ralph Isernia's staff are Jeff Dittman, who is now the defensive coordinator and recruiting coordinator, Nick Marcella, the new offensive coordinator, and Keith Larson, who is now the special teams coordinator.
  • Muntean to Take Part in National Pro Day & Scouting Combine at Widener, Second CFL Open Tryout in Coming Weeks
    March 27, 2018
    The College of Wooster's Gary Muntean will be among the small college student-athletes taking part in next Wednesday's National Pro Day & Scouting Combine at Widener University's Leslie C. Quick Jr. Stadium in Chester, Pa.
  • Alfred State's new coach moves across the street
    March 20, 2018
    When the Pioneers went looking for a new coach, they found someone who can just carry his stuff in a box from his old office to his new one. It's Scott Linn, from Alfred University, which is literally across the street in Alfred, New York.
  • DeWall welcomes Hadley, Garvey to coaching staff
    March 20, 2018
    GENEVA, N.Y.—Hobart College Head Football Coach Kevin DeWall '00 has begun to round out his coaching staff for the 2018 season. He recently announced that Greg Hadley and Art Garvey '13 will join the Statesmen while Mike Green '14 will get a new responsibility.
  • University of Dubuque Football Begins Spring Training March 20
    March 19, 2018
    The University of Dubuque football team will open their 2018 spring football training on Tuesday, March 20 in the Veterans Memorial Training Center. The Spartans will return 103 players from the 2017 season. The offense will return seven starters, highlighted by the 1-2 punch Dwayne Allen Jr., and Maurice Herrion at tailback. Allen Jr. was a First Team All-Iowa Conference running back who led the team and the league in rushing in 2017.
  • Ieuter hired as head coach at Muskingum
    March 12, 2018
    Erik Ieuter, an effective, championship-winning coach with a record of success and student achievement at every level, has been selected as the Fighting Muskies' head coach, Muskingum announced today.
  • CWRU's Calhoun to Receive Prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    March 05, 2018
    Case Western Reserve University senior Cody Calhoun (Columbus, Ohio / Bishop Watterson), a safety and kick returner for the football team, was selected as one of the 29 men’s fall sport recipients of the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, which recognizes student-athletes with plans on attending graduate school for their athletic and academic achievements, along with their work in the community and demonstrated leadership.
  • Hobart's Cragg Moves to Advancement
    March 02, 2018
    Hobart College Head Football Coach Mike Cragg has announced that after 32 years coaching at Hobart, he will transition into the Office of Advancement as the Senior Director of Development for Athletics, a role that combines Cragg's background with his dedication to providing opportunities for students to succeed as scholars and athletes.
  • DeWall ’00 tapped to lead Hobart football
    March 02, 2018
    Hobart College Interim Director of Athletics Brian Miller announced today that Kevin DeWall '00 has been appointed the 24th head coach of the Statesmen football program. DeWall will be the first alum to lead Hobart on the gridiron since Francis L. "Babe" Kraus '24 guided the program in 1942. The 2000 Patriot League Men's Lacrosse Scholar-Athlete of the Year, DeWall received a bachelor's degree in biology at Hobart, earning Dean's List honors in each of his four years on campus where he was a member of the Orange Key and Druid honor societies.
  • Sears steps down from helm of Benedictine
    February 28, 2018
    Benedictine head football coach Josiah Sears has stepped down following two seasons at the helm to join IMG Academy as offensive coordinator.
  • McAdams named head PLU football coach
    February 20, 2018
    Frosty Westering, then his son Scott, coached Pacific Lutheran from 1972 through 2018. Trinity (Texas) assistant Brant McAdams will the first non-Westering to head that program in more than four decades.
  • Oxy Announces Eric Coleman as New OC
    February 20, 2018
    The Tigers have a new signal caller on offense.
  • Thelen joins MU staff
    February 08, 2018
    Former Alma College of Michigan standout Justin Thelen has joined the Manchester University football staff as a defensive backs coach, according to head coach Nate Jensen.
  • Former Rensselaer Lineman Matt Patricia '96 Named Detroit Lions Head Coach
    February 06, 2018
    Former Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) offensive lineman and assistant football coach Matt Patricia '96 has been named the head coach of the Detroit Lions of the National Football League.
  • Stevenson Lands Three on MAC All-Academic Team
    January 24, 2018
    Preston Addo, Ashton Leschke and Cory Pietrzyk honored by the MAC for their work in the classroom as well as on the field.
  • Martinovich named head coach at Rochester
    January 23, 2018
    After nine years leading the Massachusetts Institute of Technology football program to unprecedented success, Chad Martinovich will take over as the new head football coach at the University of Rochester.
  • Couch named head football coach at Alma
    January 08, 2018
    Jason Couch, a 1997 graduate of Alma, returns to campus after 15 seasons as co-head coach at Romeo (Mich.) High School.
  • Colby names Cosgrove new head football coach
    December 29, 2017
    Jack Cosgrove, the winningest coach in University of Maine football history, is bringing his passion and skills to Colby as the new head football coach, the school announced Dec. 29.
  • UW-Whitewater's Kumerow Signed to Packers’ Practice Squad
    December 28, 2017
    Former University of Wisconsin-Whitewater football standout wide receiver Jake Kumerow has been signed to the practice squad of the Green Bay Packers, who announced the move earlier this week.
  • Former Central all-American to officiate football title game in Atlanta
    December 22, 2017
    PELLA, Iowa — Former Central College all-American defensive lineman Mike Stumberg ’89 will serve on the officiating crew for the College Football Playoff National Championship in Atlanta Jan. 8.
  • Hopkins Ranked 20th in Final AFCA, Polls
    December 22, 2017
    Johns Hopkins is ranked 20th in the final AFCA and Polls of the 2017 season.
  • Gono announced as participant in NFLPA Collegiate Bowl
    December 21, 2017
    PASADENA, Calif. – Wesley College senior offensive tackle Matt Gono has been selected to play in the seventh annual NFL Players Association Collegiate Bowl on Jan. 20, 2018 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California.
  • Hopkins' Margraff to Serve as Assistant in TAZÓN DE ESTRELLAS
    December 15, 2017
    Johns Hopkins head coach Jim Margraff will coach the offensive line for Team Stars & Stripes in the 20th annual Bowl of the Stars.
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