Dec 182010
Delaware Advances to FCS Championship with 27-10 Win over Georgia Southern

December 18 NEWARK, Del. — The University of Delaware can once again give thanks to the Blue Hen defense. And this time the reward is a trip to Frisco, Tex. and a chance at yet another national football championship. The fifth-ranked Blue Hens took advantage of four Georgia Southern turnovers, including one at UD’s own [More…]

Dec 102010
Blue Hens Grind Out 16-3 NCAA Quarterfinal Victory over New Hampshire

NEWARK, Del. — The University of Delaware football team has thrived all season long behind its dominating defense and the pinpoint accuracy of All-American quarterback Pat Devlin. That combination rose to the occasion once again Friday night as the No. 3 seed and fifth-ranked Blue Hens (11-2) shut down No. 11 New Hampshire, holding the [More…]

Dec 052010
Blue Hens Knock Out Lehigh 42-20 to Advance to NCAA Football Quarterfinals

December 5 NEWARK, Del. — While the brisk temperatures and strong winds lowered the wind chill near freezing, the No. 5 ranked University of Delaware rode the red-hot throwing arm of quarterback Pat Devlin and used 28 unanswered points to wear down Lehigh and advance in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision playoffs [More…]

Nov 202010
Villanova keeps football playoff hopes alive with OT win against Delaware

November 20 Philadelphia Inquirer: NEWARK, Del. – After Villanova’s recent two-game skid, the popular belief was the Delaware Blue Hens would defeat their archrival Wildcats. That led to the belief that Villanova, the defending Football Championship Subdivision champion, wouldn’t advance to this season’s playoffs. Oh, really? The 15th-ranked Wildcats destroyed a few beliefs here in [More…]

Nov 142010
Blue Hens Roll Past UMass 45-27; Earn Share of CAA Title

November 14 AMHERST, Mass. — The University of Delaware offense played the starring role Saturday as the Blue Hens piled up 510 yards of total offense and quarterback Pat Devlin threw touchdown passes to four different receivers in a 45-27 football victory over Massachusetts on a perfect autumn day at McGuirk Stadium. And not [More…]

Blue Hens Blank Towson 48-0

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Nov 062010
Blue Hens Blank Towson 48-0

November 6 NEWARK, Del. — The University of Delaware could do little wrong on both sides of the ball Saturday afternoon as the No. 5 ranked Blue Hens piled up 589 yards of total offense and held Towson to just eight first downs on the way to a 48-0 Colonial Athletic Association rout before [More…]

Oct 242010
Blue Hens lose 17-16 heartbreaker to No. 4 William & Mary

October 24 WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — The University of Delaware traded too many sevens for threes and it cost them dearly. The No. 2 ranked Blue Hens fell from the unbeaten ranks Saturday afternoon at Zable Stadium as their inability to score touchdowns instead of field goals deep inside William & Mary territory resulted in [More…]

Oct 102010
No. 2 Delaware Stays Perfect, Takes Down Maine 26-7

Ocotober 10 NEWARK, Del. — The University of Delaware may not have played perfectly, but the No. 2 ranked Blue Hens stayed perfect with a 26-7 Colonial Athletic Association football victory over the University of Maine on a picture-perfect day at Delaware Stadium Saturday afternoon. Delaware, which remained undefeated with a 6-0 mark (3-0 [More…]