Husson Wins, Gets NCAA D-III Playoff Spot
The Husson University Eagles are NCAA Division III playoff bound for a second straight year. Saturday’s 63-0 whipping of Alfred State guarantees the Eagles ah ECFC conference automatic bid. They can wrap up the conference title with a win in next week’s season finale.
John Smith rushed 15 times for 144 yards and three touchdowns as Husson racked up 28 points in the first quarter and another 28 points in the second quarter.
QB Corey Brandon was 10-for-14, 162 yards and two TDs.
The Husson defense held Alfred State (NY) to just 85 yards of offense.
The Eagles are now 6-0 in the ECFC and 8-1 overall.
NOTE: Husson finishes the regular season hosting Mount Ida next Saturday. The game is live on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket with coverage beginning at noon…The Eagles may need to win the finale to claim the outright ECFC title. SUNY-Maritime is 5-1 heading into the final week. The one loss is the to Husson.