Lions come back in second half against Colonials

October 20, 2004 Scott Miccio 0

The College’s football team did not disappoint a packed Lions’ Stadium on Saturday in its homecoming game against Western Connecticut State University. Trailing by 12 points at halftime, the Lions stormed back and won 34-26.

The Lions didn’t start off their Homecoming game the way they had hoped. […]

Schoonover’s two touchdowns lead Lions

October 13, 2004 Matt Conklin 0

The Lions football team improved to 4-1 on the year and 2-1 in the New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) with a 22-14 victory over William Paterson University Friday night. The College has now won 11 consecutive games against the Pioneers.

The win did not come easily, as the College had to stave off a late comeback attempt from the Pioneers. […]

Football loses to rival despite strong first half

October 6, 2004 Kristina Cossaboon 0

Everyone was hoping for a repeat of last year’s football game between the College and Rowan University on Friday night.

The scene looked quite similar – with parking lots full of tailgaters, extremely long lines at the ticket booth and a packed stadium complete with screaming fans, confetti and five guys painted blue with the yellow letters L-I-O-N-S on their chests. […]

Football trounces SVU 61-0 to remain undefeated

September 29, 2004 Matt Conklin 0

The College’s football team improved to 3-0 on Saturday, routing Southern Virginia University 61-0 for its second straight shutout victory.

“We were happy that everyone got on the field and played hard to keep the shutout,” head coach Eric Hamilton said. […]

Blocked punt gives Lions 6-0 win over LaSalle

September 22, 2004 Matt Conklin 0

The College’s football team narrowly edged Division I-AA LaSalle 6-0 on Saturday afternoon to improve to 2-0 on the season.

Faced with a horrendously rain-soaked field, the Lions’ defense held the Explorers scoreless. Sophomore running back Cory Schoonover blocked a punt and returned it 30 yards for a touchdown and the only score of the game in the second quarter, coming away with the win. […]

Football comes back to win season opener

September 15, 2004 Matt Conklin 0

The Lions football team won its season opener against SUNY Cortland 17-14 in comeback fashion on Saturday, picking up its first New Jersey Athletic Conference victory of the year.

“It was very important for us to start the season off with a win because if we didn’t beat Cortland, who is an NJAC rival, the chances of the playoffs for us become very slim,” senior defensive back Steve Andrews said. […]

Lions win scrimmage over Patriots

October 28, 2003 Colleen Shea 0

The College’s Division III football team defeated George Mason University’s club team, 62-20. While the contest on Oct. 17 did not count for the College’s record, the Lions could not afford to discount the Patriots, who brought an undefeated record to the game. […]

Lions defeat Pioneers, remain atop NJAC standings

October 14, 2003 Mike Frankel 0

The Lions had a strong second-half effort to defeat the William Paterson Pioneers 21-0 in a key New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) game Friday night.

After leading by only one touchdown at the break, the Lions dominated both sides of the ball in the third quarter. […]

College ends five-year losing streak

October 7, 2003 John Kell 0

The No. 3 ranked Rowan University Profs drove deep into Lions’ territory, threatening another come-from-behind victory on Friday night. The Lions defense gained possession of the ball with just a minute left, giving the College a 22-20 victory, its first victory over Rowan in five years. […]

College loses lead during second half

September 23, 2003 Signal Editorial Staff 0

The Lions 24-7 halftime lead wasn’t enough to hold off the LaSalle University Explorers for a third straight win.

The Explorers scored 21 second-half points to defeat the No. 24 ranked Division III Lions, 28-27.

The Lions (2-1 overall, 1-0 New Jersey Athletic Association) and the Explorers (1-2) have never met on the football field. […]

Defense ensures Lion’s second win

September 16, 2003 John Kell 0

Despite fumbling seven times during a torrential downpour in the second half, the Lions were able to clutch onto a 21-14 victory over New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) SUNY Cortland Red Dragons.

The Lions (2-0, 1-0 NJAC) defeated their first NJAC rival with a strong first half offense, and a consistent defense throughout the game. […]

College lives up to the hype: 28-17

September 9, 2003 John Kell 0

Running on hype, the Lions football team delivered a 28-17 win over Norwich University. Senior quarterback Bob Schurtz threw 232 yards to lead his team to its season opening victory. Schurtz became the Lions career passing yards leader, surpassing Pete Harteveld’s previous record of 3,705 (1995-97). […]

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