2018 Colby Football News

  • Schwern, Bullard both earn football team MVP honors
    December 18, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College running back Jake Schwern earned the Offensive Most Valuable Player honor and teammate Marcus Bullard won the Defensive MVP award at the football team's annual banquet.
  • Colby has 48 earn NESCAC All-Academic honors
    November 28, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College men's soccer player Cam Clouse was one of only three New England Small College Athletic Conference fall student athletes to be named to the all-conference team, the all-sportsmanship team, and the all-academic team.
  • Fall sport teams have seven on NESCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
    November 27, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Seven Colby College athletes earned New England Small College Athletic Conference Fall All-Sportsmanship Team honors Tuesday.
  • Schwern named All-NESCAC, Hersch honored as top offensive rookie
    November 20, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College running back Jake Schwern (Essex Falls, N.J.) capped off a terrific senior season by earning NESCAC Second Team All-Conference honors and first-year quarterback Matt Hersch (Monroe, Conn.) was named the league's top offensive rookie on Tuesday.
  • Troisi, O'Donnell earn District 1 football academic honors
    November 15, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College football players Brandon Troisi (Lynnfield, Mass.) and David O'Donnell (Kensington, N.H.) were both named to the 2018 Academic All-District I Football Team on Thursday.
  • Celaya named NESCAC Special Teams Player of the Week
    November 11, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College punter Moises Celaya (Hanover, N.H.), who had a punt that led directly to a touchdown, was honored as the New England Small College Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week on Sunday.
  • Football beats rival Bowdoin, wins CBB championship
    November 10, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College football team hoisted the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin (CBB) trophy in the air near midfield and then went off to ring the Revere Bell after a convincing 30-14 victory over rival Bowdoin College on Saturday at Harold Alfond Stadium.
  • Colby, Bowdoin to battle for CBB football title in 130th meeting
    November 09, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College football team will play one of the biggest games in many years when the Mules meet rival Bowdoin College to decide the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin (CBB) title Saturday at 1 p.m. on Seaverns Field at Harold Alfond Stadium.
  • Colby football falls in road game at Tufts
    November 03, 2018
    SOMERVILLE, Mass. -- Colby College safety Don Vivian had eight tackles and an interception, but Tufts University took a 48-0 victory in NESCAC football Saturday.
  • Schwern named NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week
    October 28, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College senior running back Jake Schwern (Essex Falls, N.J.), who rushed for 226 yards in a win over rival Bates College, was named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Sunday.
  • Mules win CBB opener over Bates behind Schwern's 226 yards
    October 27, 2018
    LEWISTON, Maine -- Head coach Jack Cosgrove had his first taste of the Colby-Bates-Bowdoin (CBB) rivalry and it was wild as usual as the Colby College football team took a 21-6 victory over Bates College on Saturday at Garcelon Field.
  • Thilly named to D3football.com Team of the Week
    October 23, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College kicker Walter Thilly (Winchester, Mass.) earned his second honor Tuesday after being named to the D3football.com National Team of the Week.
  • Kicker Thilly named NESCAC Special Teams Player of the Week
    October 21, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- After making all three of his field goals and the game-winning kick with 13.3 seconds remaining, Colby College football player Walter Thilly (Winchester, Mass.) was named the New England Small College
  • Thilly hits late field goal to give football win over Hamilton
    October 20, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Walter Thilly kicked a 34-yard field goal with 13.3 seconds remaining and head coach Jack Cosgrove won his first football game as head coach at Colby College in the Mules' 23-21 win over Hamilton College on Saturday at Harold Alfond Stadium.
  • Football team has 326 total yards, no turnovers in setback
    October 13, 2018
    AMHERST, Mass. -- The Colby College football team had 326 yards of total offense, but Amherst College scored on three big plays on the way to a 35-9 victory in NESCAC play Saturday.
  • Spirited comeback falls just short for Colby football
    October 06, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College football team scored two touchdowns in the final 1:23 of the game and nearly recovered a second onsides kick with 14 seconds remaining in a 28-20 setback to Wesleyan University on Saturday at Harold Alfond Stadium.
  • Football tied in third quarter in setback to Panthers
    September 29, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College football team was kicking a field goal for the lead in the third quarter, but the final 16 minutes of the game went Middlebury College's way in a 31-14 victory in NESCAC play at Harold Alfond Stadium.
  • Schwern has two touchdowns for football in setback
    September 22, 2018
    WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- Senior captain Jake Schwern rushed for 107 yards and two touchdowns for the Colby College football team in a 36-14 loss at Williams College on Saturday.
  • Football team falls in season opener to defending champs
    September 15, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Despite 108 yards rushing from Colby College's Jake Schwern, two-time defending NESCAC champion Trinity College took a 35-0 season-opening win in the first game for head coach Jack Cosgrove with the Mules.
  • New era for Colby football starts Saturday with home opener
    September 13, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- A new era of Colby College football has started with head coach Jack Cosgrove running the show as the Mules begin the 2018 season.
  • Brooks spends three weeks coaching with the Chicago Bears
    August 10, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine -- Colby College assistant football coach Jason Brooks spent part of a third straight summer learning from an NFL coaching staff as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship program.