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Football Defeats Bucknell, Adds to Winning Streak

Colgate football made winning look easy this past weekend. The Raiders took home a 40-3 win over the Bucknell Bison on Saturday afternoon in Hamilton, bolstering the team’s winning streak as it heads into its final two games of the season.

Neil Ahlawat, Maroon-News Staff

November 2, 2017

Three weeks, three blowout wins in a row. The Raiders made winning look easy on Saturday October 28, cruising to a 40-3 victory against Bucknell in the last home game of the season. The victory moved Colgate into first place in the Patriot League standings and into the title hunt with two games left to...

Football Suffers Second Loss after Contest with Bulls

Despite the team’s best efforts, injury and inexperience contributed to Colgate’s loss to the Buffalo Bulls this past weekend.

Neil Ahlawat, Maroon-News Staff

September 21, 2017

Following a closely-contested loss to the Richmond Spiders at Andy Kerr stadium last week, the short-handed Colgate Raider defense stepped into the spotlight of FBS level Division 1 football only to fall to Buffalo, surrendering 30 points by halftime and ultimately losing with a final score of 33-10....

Football Battles Richmond in Homecoming Game

Despite falling to the University of Richmond Spiders, the Colgate Raiders did not surrender and proved to themselves worthy of a top twenty ranking. Anticipating a strong performance next weekend against the University of Buffalo Bulls.

Cassie Warwick, Maroon-News Staff

September 14, 2017

This past weekend, the Colgate men’s  football team battled ninth-ranked Richmond Spiders until the very end. Following their big win, broadcasted on ESPN, against California Polytechnic State University, the Raiders prepared for the tough face-off against a higher ranked team. Although the Raiders fell to...

Question of the Week: Who Will Be the Biggest Fantasy Football Bust?

Nov 27, 2016; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Jordan Howard (24) runs with the ball during the second quarter against the Tennessee Titans at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports

September 14, 2017

By Teddy Campbell, Maroon-News StaffDisclaimer: The same guy writing this article about fantasy football left Chiefs rookie running back Kareem Hunt on his bench this week, who promptly scored three touchdowns, broke an NFL rookie yardage record and finished with over 45 fantasy points. Do as I say...

What Went Down in NFL Week One?: A Quick Look at the NFC and AFC Results

Star running back David Johnson broke his wrist in week one and is expected to be out for two to three months.

Theo Asher and Eric Fishbin, National Sports Editors

September 14, 2017

National Football Conference: In the NFC East, it was rivalry week to kickoff the season. The Philadelphia Eagles went into D.C. and handled the Washington Redskins. Quarterback Carson Wentz was impressive, completing 26-39 attempts and throwing for 307 yards. Winning on the road against a division riva...

Colgate Football Takes Cali By Storm: Raiders Carry Home a Big Win Over Cal Poly

Colgate Football returns from the West Coast with a proud victory in their pocket. Head Coach Dan Hunt attributes the team’s greatest strength to be its defense, holding Cal Poly to 210 yards. 

Brandon Gardner, Sports Editor

September 7, 2017

The Colgate Raiders football team began the 2017 season on the road in sunny California on August 26. The Raiders traveled to San Luis Obispo to square-off against Cal Poly’s Mustangs who were ranked as a top 25 team this past year after defeating Montana State. 8,428 people were in attendance for the...

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