Welcome to playoff football. It is win or go home this time of the season and all of the teams are vying for a chance to play for a national championship. Only one team can be crowned champion.
Week 12 Capsules
# 6 Assumption (9-2, 8-1 NE-10) @ # 3 Shepherd (10-0, 10-0 MEC)
When: November 19th, 12 PM
All-Time Series: First Meeting
Shepherd Playoff History
10th playoff appearance
Updated 11-18-2016 at 10:25 AM by Paul Falewicz
There is no doubt who the best team on the field last Saturday and the 2016 season was. LIU Post dominated Assumption in their 43-23 victory to become the 2016 NE-10 champions. They finish the regular season 11-0 and will continue their season in the playoffs.
It didn't start out well for the Pioneers. Assumption was the better team in the first 13 minutes of the game. The Greyhounds moved the ball, forced turnovers and looked like it was going to be a good
It is that time of the season when my Offensive and Defensive Player of the Year awards are handed out as well as Coach, Team and Game of the Year.
Here are my selections for the 2016 season.
Offensive Player of the Year
Jeff Kidd, QB, LIU Post
The senior quarterback had a tremendous season in leading his team to an undefeated season and playoff slot. The dual threat was dangerous where he had time to throw in the pocket or if
We have made it. It is championship weekend and we will decide on who the top team in the league is. The game will be played on Saturday and feature two ranked teams. It should be a great game.
Congrats to all of the players that are playing their final game of their career this weekend.
Pace (0-10, 0-9 NE-10) @ Merrimack (2-8, 2-7 NE-10)
When: November 12th, 1:00 PM
All-Time Series: Merrimack leads the series, 16-0-0
Updated 11-09-2016 at 11:41 AM by Paul Falewicz
For the sixth time in league history, a team has finished the regular season undefeated. LIU Post finished off their perfect league record with a convincing 64-7 victory at Merrimack. For the Pioneers, it is just the first step for a team determined to make some noise over the coming weeks.
"It is a great accomplishment to finish in this league undefeated," LIU Post head coach Bryan Collins said. "But we are not satisfied with that. We want to win this