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
Late surge lifts Nittany Lions over Indiana

November 20 Philadelphia Inquirer: LANDOVER, Md. – It has been a constant demand of Joe Paterno throughout Penn State’s up-and-down 2010 football season, the need to get game-changing plays from the special teams and defense. Late in the third quarter Saturday, with the sputtering Nittany Lions locked in a tie with Big Ten cellar-dweller Indiana [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…]