‘Football’

  • West Chester sinks Gannon

    Sep 12, 12 • 895 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by In its first two weeks, the Gannon University football team has shown it has spirit in coming back from multiple-score deficits in both games. But Saturday, it was a host of turnovers that came back to haunt the Knights Gannon lost three fumbles and was...

  • Q&A: Man with a plan

    Sep 5, 12 • 549 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Q: What’s the biggest difference between serving as defensive coordinator and head coach? A: More administrative responsibilities. Managing a whole football team, you’re really able to put your personal stamp on a team. I have a different personality...

  • Football team feels the rush

    Sep 5, 12 • 750 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by For nearly four months, he planned, devised, created and re-created in preparation for his debut as Gannon University’s football coach. But after all of first-year coach Brad Rzyczycki’s work leading up to Gannon’s 36-33 season-opening win over Lake...

  • Knights off and running

    Aug 21, 12 • 1010 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Less than a week into camp, little seems able to hold down the spirits of members of the Gannon University football team. Even if the Knights aren’t able to do the same with lunch. Systems, speed and the stomach flu have all been topics of conversation...

  • Rzyczycki named football coach

    May 3, 12 • 947 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University has named Brad Rzyczycki its head football coach. Gannon President Keith Taylor made the announcement during a press conference Friday morning inside the Board Room in the Old Main building. Rzyczycki, 39, had been the interim head coach...

  • Kiernan quits as head coach

    Mar 7, 12 • 1109 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University football coach Jim Kiernan has resigned after five years as head coach of the Knights. Gannon Director of Athletics Mark Richard said Kiernan informed him of his decision the morning of Tuesday, Feb 21. Kiernan told the team following a...

  • Season ends on sour note

    Nov 16, 11 • 675 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team made a trip to New York in the hopes of finishing the season with consecutive wins. But the Knights found out that the Big Apple bites back. At Long Island’s Brookville, Gannon fell to Long Island University C.W. Post...

  • Knights defeat 14th-ranked Slippery Rock

    Nov 9, 11 • 631 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 • 676 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 • 628 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...