Posts tagged IUP

Fairview’s Jackson commits to IUP, GC’s Reznor to Gannon

By | January 31, 2014 12:51 pm | 0 Comments


There’s more football recruiting news from the Erie area with national signing day set for Wednesday. • On Thursday, Fairview senior Shannon Jackson committed to Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Jackson, a 6-foot 1-inch, 215-pound all-stater, rushed for more than 2,000 yards as a junior and more than 1,700 as a senior despite facing defenses that were geared to… View Article

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Former McDowell, IUP star Matha gets tryout with Bengals

By | May 7, 2013 2:37 pm | 0 Comments


The Cincinnati Bengals will give McDowell graduate Dan Matha the chance to fulfill his NFL dream. (Update: Check out today’s Erie Times-News story.) The Bengals invited Matha, who completed his career at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 2012, to their Riverfront Indoor Training Facility for a three-day tryout that begins Thursday. At 6 feet 7 inches, 310 pounds,… View Article

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Toran’s advice to Mercyhurst — No need to call Gannon for help

By | November 3, 2012 12:16 am | 0 Comments


Maleek Toran knows what it feels like to be in Mercyhurst’s shoes. He was a true freshman in 2009 at Edinboro when the Scots needed Gannon to help them get in the NCAA Division II playoffs. In the final regular-season game, the Knights beat Bloomsburg in overtime, 10-7, to open the  door for Edinboro to… 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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Toran to get start in place of Jackson for IUP game…

By | October 11, 2012 2:12 am | 0 Comments


EDINBORO – Earlier this week, Edinboro coach Scott Browning said he’ll start Erie native Maleek Toran for Saturday’s key PSAC West game against No. 22-ranked IUP (5-1, 2-1). A Central Tech graduate, Toran will replace junior cornerback James Jackson, who is serving  one-game suspension after getting ejected from last week’s 44-24 loss to Gannon. “Right… View Article

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Matha overcomes injuries, ineligibility to help Crimson Hawks

By | October 10, 2012 8:24 pm | 0 Comments


Transferred. Injured. Ineligible. Senior right tackle Dan Matha has had his share of obstacles, but is once again a force on the field in helping No. 22-ranked Indiana (Pa.) boast one of the top rushing teams in NCAA Division II. ” It’s a great feeling,” Matha said. “It’s been a lot of bumps along the… 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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Q&A: Rob Stoner talks Senior Day, senority and California (Pa.)

By | November 4, 2011 5:59 pm | 0 Comments


In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Edinboro senior left guard Rob Stoner to talk about several topics. A General McLane graduate, Stoner has returned from a season-ending back injury in the 2010 opener to start every game this season. The 6-foot,… View Article

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Gannon players struggling with on-field performance, too…

By | October 24, 2011 11:46 pm | 0 Comments


Gannon senior defensive tackle Randy Colling and junior linebacker Will Giles chose not to discuss the off-field situations involving Gannon assistant coaches Michael Smith, Darren Paige and graduate assistant coach Anthony Ferla. “I don’t want to get involved in any of that,” Colling said earlier today. Ferla was dismissed after he urinated near two marked… 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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