NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Ian Book went 16-of-21 for 220 yards with both passing and rushing touchdowns, Jahmir Smith rushed for two touchdowns and Paul Moala led the defense with nine tackles and two sacks during the 90th annual Blue-Gold Game on Saturday at Notre Dame Stadium (30,074), with the defense earning a 58-45 victory over the offense.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Arike Ogunbowale scored 23 points and led Notre Dame’s rally from a nine-point deficit in the fourth quarter as the defending champion Irish beat UConn 81-76 Friday night to return to the title game.
Even with a new quarterback behind center, Saint Francis picked up right where they left off in Daytona when they won the NAIA National Title.
This Saturday college football returns, as the reigning back-to-back NAIA National Champions return to Bishop D’Arcy. Gone is the NAIA Player of the Year in Nick Ferrer, but his running mate in the backfield Justin Green remains. With key defensive play-makers back, hungry for more, a three-peat for No. 1 Saint Francis, is well within its grasp.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) – Back-to-back national football champions now have a road sign to commemorate their success. On Tuesday, Mayor Tom Henry and the University of Saint Francis unveiled the new "Avenue of Champions" sign that is near Bishop John D’Arcy Stadium on Lindenwood Avenue. The football program is off of back-to-back NAIA national championships. READ MORE: Saint Francis Cougars are back-to-back National Champions Following t…