Coach Gabby Price and his Husson Eagles have been picked to finish third in the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference this fall. Five of the eight conference coaches picked Norwich (Vermont) as the team to beat.

The Eagles are coming off a 4-3 conference record (5-5 overall). Eight starters on offense and seven starters on defense return among the 75 lettermen.

Husson opens the season on the road at Alfred University(New York) on Saturday September 6th.

The Eagles will host poll favorite Norwich on October 4th.

2014 PreSeason Coaches Poll

Rank Team Votes 2013 Record
1 Norwich (5) 61 6-1
2 Gallaudet (3) 55 6-1
3 Husson 45 4-3
4 Mount Ida 39 4-3
5 SUNY Maritime 35 5-2
6 Becker 26 2-5
7 Castleton 15 0-7
8 Anna Maria 12 1-6