Posts tagged Cal

Duane Rankin’s Week 12 forecast

By | November 13, 2012 3:15 pm | 0 Comments


Here are three college football games worth watching in Week 12. Game of the week: No. 14 Stanford Cardinal (8-2, 6-1 Pac-12) at No. 1 Oregon Ducks (10-0, 7-0 Pac-12), Saturday, 8 p.m., WJET (ABC) Pregame rant: The Ducks are No. 1 in both national polls and second in the BCS standings, but all that… View Article

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Mercyhurst at Edinboro: Part II — “Going for 2″

By | October 26, 2012 1:02 am | 0 Comments


“I was nervous. I remember smiling back at him, trying to pretend I wasn’t nervous.” — Travis Rearick Oct. 16, 2010: Mercyhurst 22, Edinboro 21 (OT) “The rest is history.” — Trevor Kennedy EDINBORO — Two years after winning in dramatic fashion at Edinboro, Mercyhurst was back at Sox Harrison Stadium fresh off a 28-27… View Article

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Q&A: Chad Noce talks playoffs, Gannon and winning a title…

By | November 11, 2011 6:18 pm | 0 Comments


In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Slippery Rock senior tight end Chad Noce to talk about several topics. Noce and the No. 24-ranked Rock (8-2, 6-1 PSAC West) are preparing for Saturday’s PSAC title game at Kutztown against the No. 8… View Article

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A wild Week 10 in the PSAC….

By | November 5, 2011 11:12 pm | 0 Comments


What a day of college football in the PSAC. Here are some highlights from the games. Biggest upset: Gannon stuns No. 14-ranked Slippery Rock, 33-27. The Knights had just three wins, but got four touchdown passes from redshift freshman Daniel Tapscott and forced five turnovers to knock off the Rock (8-2, 6-1). The Rock will… View Article

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Uniform change….

By | November 5, 2011 4:25 pm | 0 Comments


CALIFORNIA, Pa. – California (Pa.) scored all its first-half points in the second quarter to take a 24-7 halftime lead against Edinboro at Adamson Stadium. Now on to more important matters. The No. 22-ranked Vulcans changed their uniforms at halftime. They went from black shirts with white numbers to red uniforms with black numbers. They’re… View Article

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Kennedy, Kiernan weigh in on today’s ‘Boro-Cal showdown…

By | November 5, 2011 2:39 pm | 0 Comments


Having both lost to Edinboro and California (Pa.), Mercyhurst College senior receiver Trevor Kennedy and Gannon coach Jim Kiernan have an idea of what the Scots (7-2, 4-2) and No. 22-ranked Vulcans (7-2, 5-1) can do. The Lakers lost 30-20 to Edinboro at home Oct. 15 and fell 32-26 at Cal in overtime Oct. 22… View Article

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Lock Haven looks better than record shows…

By | October 29, 2011 8:09 pm | 0 Comments


Seeing is believing. It’s easy to judge a team by its record, especially when it’s winless like Lock Haven (0-8, 0-6 PSAC West) is. Add the fact Lock Haven lost its 40th consecutive game today at Edinboro by 35 points, 42-7, and it’s even easier to think the Bald Eagles are a joke of a… View Article

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Edinboro tops Clarion, 21-10…

By | October 22, 2011 10:55 pm | 0 Comments


Sophomore Cody Harris threw two touchdowns and ran for another as Edinboro upended Clarion, 21-10, tonight at Sox Harrison Stadium. No scoring at all in the second half, but here’s the deal. With a 3-2 record in the PSAC West, Edinboro (6-2)  is two games behind Slippery Rock (7-1, 5-0) and a game back of… View Article

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Lakers fall in OT, 32-26…

By | October 22, 2011 7:05 pm | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst College has now lost its last four games after falling in overtime, 32-26, at California (Pa.) today. In a game that had missed PATs, blocked kicks, the biggest play seems to have happened in overtime when Mercyhurst third-year sophomore quarterback Anthony Vendemia threw an interception in the end zone on a 1st-and-10 play from… View Article

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Mercyhurst College leading Cal 13-7 at halftime…

By | October 22, 2011 4:10 pm | 0 Comments


Trying to end a three-game losing skid, Mercyhurst College has a 13-7 halftime lead on California (Pa.) in a key PSAC West game at Adamson Stadium. Mercyhurst sophomore Anthony Vendemia is 15-of-24 for 150 yards, a touchdown and an interception. His 13-yard touchdown pass to R.J. Miller put the Lakers (3-4, 1-3) up 7-0 in… View Article

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