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Rutgers Football 2017

 

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team has been a member of the Big Ten Conference since 2014. Rutgers has been bowl eligible nine times since 2005. Former Rutgers Head Coach Greg Schiano started the Rutgers renaissance and then Kyle Flood became the head coach after Schiano left for the NFL. The two coaches combined to have a record of 6-3 in post season play. From 2005-2015 Rutgers has won 83 football games. The Scarlet Knights will have a new look this year led by 1st year Head Coach Chris Ash. Coach Ash comes over from Ohio State, where he served as a defensive coordinator under legendary coach Urban Meyer. Ash won a National Championship at Ohio State in 2014 and signed a 5 year deal with the Scarlet Knights program on December 7th, 2015.

 

Rutgers has a rich football tradition and is considered the birthplace of college football. It all started back in 1869 when Rutgers defeated Princeton in a low scoring affair by a final score of 6-4. This game was the  first intercollegiate football contest. Rutgers University, who now plays its home games at High Point Solutions Stadium. The biggest moments in Rutgers history was in 2006 when #15 Rutgers defeated #3 Louisville 28-25. Jeremy Ito connected on a 28-yard field goal to give the Scarlet Knights the lead with :13 seconds left. When the game ended Chris Carlin described it on the radio as “Pandemonium in Piscataway.” The program has over 600 wins and features games this year vs Penn State, Ohio State, Michigan State and Michigan.

 

2017 SCHEDULE

Date Opponent / Event Location Time 
 
09/01/17 vs. Washington TV High Point Solutions Stadium 8:00 p.m. ET
09/9/17 vs. Eastern Michigan TV High Point Solutions Stadium 03:30 p.m. ET
09/16/17 vs. Morgan State High Point Solutions Stadium 03:30 p.m. ET
09/23/17 at Nebraska LINCOLN, NEB 03:30 p.m. ET
09/30/17 vs Ohio State High Point Solutions Stadium 07:30 p.m. ET
10/14/17 at Illinois CHAMPAIGN, ILL. 12:00 p.m. ET
10/21/17 vs. Perdue High Point Solutions Stadium 12:00 p.m. ET
10/28/17 at Michigan ANN ARBOR, MICH. 12:00 p.m. ET
11/4/17 vs. Maryland High Point Solutions Stadium TBA
11/11/17 at Penn State UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. 12:00 p.m. ET
11/18/17 at Indiana BLOOMINGTON, IND. TBA
11/25/17 vs Michigan State High Point Solutions Stadium TBA

 

 

 

Holy Cross High School Football

 

Holy Cross Lancers Football is heard right here on FOX Sports 920 The Jersey. Catch every Lancers Football game with Steve Rudenstien calling the play-by-play on 920 AM or 920thejersey.com. Also every Monday in Lancers Football season the Zach Gelb show will have a player or coach from Holy Cross on at 440 PM. 


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SCHEDULE

DateOpponent 
9/8  7:00p @ Bordentown
 
 
9/16  1:00p
 
9/22  7:00p
 
9/29  7:00p
 
10/6  7:00p Willingboro
 
10/13   7:00p @ Bishop Eustace Prep  
10/20  7:00p Robbinsville
 
10/27   TBA Overbrook  
11/3   7:00p @ Delran