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Update: Prep grads Williams, Terry post solid statistics for MSU

   September 29, 2014 2:04 pm    0

As Michigan State blew out Eastern Michigan (73-14) and Wyoming (56-14) the past two weekends, Cathedral Prep graduates Delton Williams and Damion Terry got an opportunity to show off their potential while seeing significant playing time. Williams now leads the Spartans with four rushing touchdowns after scoring three TDs in reserve action against Eastern Michigan and adding another during…

 

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Pitt’s Conner ranks second in nation in rushing yardage, TDs

James Conner

   September 29, 2014 12:07 pm    0

Pitt running back James Conner is now second in the nation in both rushing yardage and rushing touchdowns after five weeks of the season. The McDowell graduate entered Saturday’s game against Akron as the No. 1 rusher in the nation (699 yards) and was tied for No. 1 in rushing touchdowns (nine). However, Akron focused on…

 

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Prep grads Terry, Williams play well in Michigan State rout

   September 27, 2014 4:24 pm    0

Cathedral Prep graduates Damion Terry and Delton Williams received ample playing time today for the second straight game as Michigan State routed an opponent for the second consecutive week. Terry, a redshirt freshman quarterback, completed all six of his pass attempts for a career-best 56 yards in the Spartans’ 56-14 victory over Wyoming in East…

 

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Readers say Pitt’s Conner on way to monster season

James Conner

   September 27, 2014 10:34 am    0

As the Pitt football team prepares to host Akron today in a non-conference game, On Campus readers believe McDowell grad James Conner is well on his way to huge season. (Here’s a preview of today’s game.) Conner leads the nation with 699 rushing yards and is tied for first with nine rushing touchdowns. This week, we asked…

 

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Michigan State installs ‘Brass’ offensive package for Terry

Damion Terry

   September 26, 2014 6:46 pm    0

In the Michigan State’s 73-14 victory over Eastern Michigan last week, Cathedral Prep graduate Damion Terry received his earliest playing time yet when he briefly took over at quarterback with the Spartans leading 21-0 late in the first quarter. Terry, a redshirt freshman, quickly completed a 6-yard pass. He soon added a 6-yard run. After the…

 

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Former D-10 players make impact as college pass receivers

Ben Koyack

   September 25, 2014 11:48 pm    0

Several former District 10 standouts are making impacts as pass receivers at different levels of college football. Here’s a look at a few: • Ben Koyack, Notre Dame: The Oil City graduate and Fighting Irish tight end is off to a solid start this season.  Koyack, a 6-foot 5-inch, 254-pound senior, is Notre Dame’s third-leading receiver…

 

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McDowell grad, Pitt RB Conner now leads nation in rushing

James Conner

   September 22, 2014 1:28 pm    1

Pitt sophomore running back James Conner, a McDowell graduate, now leads the nation in rushing yardage and is tied for the top spot in rushing touchdowns. After his 155-yard performance Saturday in the Panthers’ 24-20 loss to Iowa, Conner is No. 1 in major-college football with 699 yards through four games. The 6-foot 2-inch, 250-pound…

 

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Conner, Pitt take on tough Iowa run defense; vote in poll

James Conner

   September 20, 2014 10:09 am    0

McDowell graduate and Pitt sophomore running back James Conner has received plenty of national attention early in the season, including online stories this week by nfl.com and Sports Illustrated’s website. The 6-foot 2-inch, 250-pound Conner has drawn the spotlight for the mix of power and speed that have helped him get off to an impressive start. Through three…

 

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McDowell grad, Pitt RB Conner featured in Sports Illustrated online story

James Conner

   September 17, 2014 10:35 am    1

  McDowell graduate James Conner’s national profile continues to rise as he piles up big rushing numbers at Pitt. Today, Sports Illustrated’s website posted an extensive article on Conner and his background. Check out the Sports Illustrated story (click here).

 

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Cathedral Prep grad DeHart to return kicks for Yale

Jake DeHart

   September 17, 2014 6:11 am    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Jake DeHart appears to have claimed a spot as a kicker returner as a true freshman with the Yale football team. DeHart is listed in the No 1 spot at kick returner on the Bulldogs’ two-deep depth chart going into Yale’s season opener against Lehigh on Saturday. Although most college football teams…

 

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