For the second straight week and the third time this season, Husson quarterback Cory Brandon is Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) Player of the Week.

The senior QB threw four toucdown passes in Saturday's 54-14 win over Anna Maria College. Brandon was 20-of-27 for 288 yards and now has 20 TD passes this season.

Eagles DL Derek Barden is ECFC Defensive Player of the Week. He had seven tackles including two sacks and two forced fumbles.

(4-0 ECFC, 5-2) Husson will play at Castleton this Saturday.

Meanwhile, this week's New England Football Writers Association poll ranks the Eagles at #13. The D3 Football/Noontime Sports Poll has Husson ranked #10...

Rank School (FPV), Record, Points, Previous Rank

1 MIT (9 first place votes), 7-0 record, 143 points, 1
2 Western Connecticut (5), 7-0, 138, 2
3 Amherst (1), 6-0, 113, 5
4 Western New England, 6-1, 99, 8
5 Springfield, 6-2, 68, 3
6 Endicott, 6-2, 57, 9
7 Trinity, 6-1, 53, 10
8 Williams (1), 4-2, 47, 4
9 Framingham State, 5-2, 31, 6
10 Tufts, 5-1, 27, 7
Also Receiving Votes: Bridgewater (17), WPI (12), Husson (7), Coast Guard (5)

 

New England D3 Football: Week Eight Poll

1. Amherst College 6-0 (6-0) | Last Week: No. 1 Week Nine: Tufts
2. MIT 7-0 (4-0) | Last Week: No. 3 Week Nine: WPI
3. Western Conn. 6-0 (5-0) | Last Week: No. 2 Week Nine: Fitchburg St.
 4. Trinity College 5-1 (5-1) | Last Week: No. 5 Week Nine: Middlebury
5. Western New Eng.  6-1 (3-0) | Last Week: No. 6 Week Nine: Nichols
6. Endicott College 6-2 (4-0) | Last Week: No. 7 Week Nine: Bye
7. Tufts Univ. 5-1 (5-1) | Last Week: No. 8 Week Nine: Amherst
8. Springfield College 6-2 (4-1) | Last Week: No. 9 Week Nine: Bye
9. Framingham State  5-2 (4-1) | Last Week: NR Week Nine: UMass Dartmouth
10. Husson University 5-2 (4-0) | Last Week: NR Week Nine: Castleton

ON THE RISE: Bridgewater State (5-3, 4-2),  Middlebury College (4-2, 4-2) and Williams College (4-2, 4-2)