Holy Cross freshman wide receiver Spencer Gilliam has been named the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week for his performance in Saturday's game at Boston College.
Freshman wide receiver Spencer Gilliam blocked one punt and returned another blocked punt for a touchdown, as the Holy Cross football team fell to Boston College 62-14 at Alumni Stadium. The Eagles improve to 2-0 on the season with the win, while Holy Cross falls to 0-2 overall.
This year's Holy Cross-New Hampshire football game will be televised live by NBC Sports Boston, it was announced this afternoon. The contest between the Crusaders and the Wildcats will kick off at 12:00 p.m. on Oct. 6 from Wildcat Stadium in Durham, N.H.
One of the most storied rivalries in the history of New England football will renewed this Saturday, Sept. 8, when Holy Cross travels to Boston College for a 1:00 p.m. game. The game between the Crusaders and the Eagles will be televised live by ACC Network Extra, and can be heard on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
The Holy Cross defense allowed just 75 yards of total offense and no points in the second half, but the Crusaders were edged by Colgate 24-17 in their season opener at Andy Kerr Stadium. The Raiders open the season 1-0 overall and 1-0 in the Patriot League with the victory, while Holy Cross starts the year 0-1 overall and 0-1 in the conference
Holy Cross will begin its 123rd football season when it travels to Colgate on Saturday, Sept. 1, for a 1:00 p.m. contest. The game between the Crusaders and the Huskies will be televised live by Stadium, and can be heard live on WEEI 1440 AM in Worcester.
Senior wide receiver Blaise Bell and senior linebacker Ryan Brady will serve as the captains of the 2018 Holy Cross football team, as announced by head coach Bob Chesney. These players were selected as captains in voting by the team.
Heading into the 2018 campaign, the Holy Cross football team looks to build a squad that can be a contender in the Patriot League. The Crusaders are beginning a new chapter in program history under the direction of head coach Bob Chesney, who has posted a winning record in each of his eight seasons as a collegiate head coach. Holy Cross returns a number of experienced players, who will unite with a talented freshman class to create a well-balanced roster.
Four members of the Holy Cross football team have been selected to the 2018 preseason All-Patriot League team in voting by the conference's head coaches and sports information directors. The four Crusaders to earn preseason All-Patriot League honors are senior wide receiver Blaise Bell, senior linebacker Ryan Brady, senior defensive lineman Teddy Capsis and senior defensive lineman Neil Vorster.