‘Football’

  • Knights defeat 14th-ranked Slippery Rock

    Nov 9, 11 • 601 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University’s Lawrence Coleman said he told teammates at halftime of Saturday’s win over Slippery Rock University that the Knights would prevail, despite being on the wrong side of a 20-7 score. Fortunately for Gannon, Coleman is a man of his...

  • Eagles prey on Knights’ mistakes

    Nov 2, 11 • 649 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by A dusting of snow at Clarion’s Memorial Stadium Saturday gave the illusion of a Christmas-like setting at Gannon University’s football game. Unfortunately for Gannon, it was the Knights who were in a giving mood. Gannon committed four turnovers, and...

  • Turnovers doom Knights in drubbing at IUP

    Oct 27, 11 • 596 Views • FootballNo Comments

    by When it rains, it pours for the Gannon University football team. The Knights committed four turnovers in a 35-7 loss to Indiana University of Pennsylvania. In front of an announced crowd of 1,300 at IUP’s George P. Miller Stadium, the Crimson Hawks...

  • Football locks down Eagles

    Oct 19, 11 • 761 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team took a page from Bachman-Turner Overdrive, and took care of business Saturday, defeating Lock Haven 37-13 at Gannon University Field. Amid driving rain and wind gusts that approached 50 miles per hour, Gannon’s defense...

  • Gannon receiver Jones-in’ for stability

    Sep 29, 11 • 920 Views • FootballNo Comments

    by Gannon University wide receiver Jonathan Jones will soon sport a quarter-sized ring for his coaching efforts in his high school alma mater’s undefeated championship season. But, if you ask Jones, he’ll tell you it’s one of the least valuable gifts he...

  • Football falls to rival Edinboro

    Sep 29, 11 • 735 Views • Football, NewsNo Comments

    by Two steps forward, one step back. Whatever momentum the Gannon University football team found in its shutout win over Millersville, the Knights quickly gave back in their 27-0 loss to Edinboro University Saturday. In front of 2,100 fans at Gannon...

  • Caliste shows big talent, bigger heart

    Sep 21, 11 • 1212 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Justin Caliste’s appearance has the potential to surprise people. His 5-foot-5-inch frame shocked the Millersvile University football team on his way to three touchdowns in Gannon University’s 47-0 win over the Mauraders Saturday. But the friendly...

  • Knights drop second straight game

    Sep 15, 11 • 731 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team continued to endure the usual growing pains characteristic of a young team in its loss to Shippensburg University Saturday at Gannon University Field. In what initially appeared to be a close conference game, the ’Ship...

  • Knights open season with loss

    Sep 8, 11 • 753 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Justin Caliste’s tip-toe touchdown run down the sideline in the first quarter Saturday served as a perfect metaphor for the Gannon football team, as the Knights walked the tightrope in their opening loss to Lake Erie, 13-10. “It’s never just one...

  • Taking the next steps

    Aug 18, 11 • 696 Views • Football, News, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team will begin its 2011 season with the hopes of building on back-to-back 6-5 finishes in each of the last two years. And the Knights should have a favorable chance at doing just that. Fifth-year head coach Jim Kiernan will...