Spring Football: Family, Focus, FinishComing off a 5-6 2012 season, the Southern Virginia University football team recently capped a self-improving five-week spring campaign beginning on Mon., Mar. 18, through Fri., Apr. 19.
Hiatt Named Offensive CoordinatorSouthern Virginia University Athletic Director Scott Y. Doxey today named Tye Hiatt offensive coordinator for the Knights' football program
Four Knights Earn VaSID All-State HonorsFour members of the Southern Virginia University football team—Dylan Hall, Luke Herndon, Jeff Waldron and Cameron Williams—today were selected to the 2012 VaSID College Division All-State College Football Team as voted and named by the Virginia Sports Information Directors.
2012 Football Season RecapUpon winning its final three contests, the 2012 Southern Virginia University football team finished the season with a 5-6 record—the second-most victories in program history behind the 2007 squad (6-5 record).
Football Earns Six All-Academic HonorsThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced its 2012 football All-Academic selections honoring six Southern Virginia University Knights.
Herndon, Waldron and Williams Selected to Play in Senior BowlSeniors Luke Herndon (Mechanicsville, Va.), Jeff Waldron (Costa Mesa, Calif.) and Cameron Willliams (Sacramento, Calif.) were three of 70 senior football scholar-athletes selected to participate in this year’s D2 vs. NAIA Senior Bowl hosted by the Collegiate Development Football League on Dec. 15 at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Williams Named USCAA Defensive Player of the WeekThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced senior defensive back Robert Williams as USCAA Defensive Player of the Week due to his performance in last Saturday’s 17-10 comeback win over Edward Waters College.
Football Ends Season with Late Comeback Win at Edward WatersTrailing 10-3 with less than two minutes remaining during Saturday's season finale at Edward Waters, the Southern Virginia University football team completed a thrilling 17-10 comeback win and closed out the 2012 season on a three-game winning streak.
Hall Named USCAA Defensive Player of the WeekThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced senior defensive lineman Dylan Hall as USCAA Defensive Player of the Week for the weeks of October 30 and November 6.
Knights Run Past Webber Int'l on Senior DayBehind a season-high four touchdowns in the first half, the Southern Virginia University football team earned its second consecutive victory on Saturday’s Senior Day defeating Webber International University 27-6.
Southern Virginia Earns First Road Win at Alfred StateAfter dropping the previous four road contests this season, the Southern Virginia University football team earned its first win away from home on Saturday defeating Alfred State College 21-6 behind a solid defensive performance.
Southern Virginia Football: Alfred State College PreviewSouthern Virginia University travel on the road for their only game north of Virginia on Oct. 27 in Alfred, N.Y., at 1 p.m. EDT to take on NJCAA-affiliated Alfred State College—the second straight opponent that the Knights will be playing for the first time.
Robbins Named Defensive Player of the Week for Second TimeThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced sophomore linebacker Robert Robbins as USCAA Defensive Player of the Week for the second time in three weeks due to his performance in last Saturday’s 20-14 loss to Concordia-Selma.
Southern Virginia Football: Concordia-Selma PreviewSouthern Virginia University returns to its home crowd at Robert E. “Bobby” Williams Field on Saturday to begin the final third of the 2012 season against Concordia College Selma—the Knights fourth USCAA opponent in the last five weeks.
Robbins Named USCAA Defensive Player of the WeekThe United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced sophomore linebacker Robert Robbins as USCAA Defensive Player of the Week for his performance in last Friday’s 20-14 comeback win over USCAA-rival The Apprentice School.
Southern Virginia Football: Apprentice PreviewSouthern Virginia University travels on Friday to a neutral site, Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Va., against long-time rival The Apprentice School Shipbuilders. Salem Football Stadium is the host of the NCAA Division III Football Championship game, known as the Stagg Bowl.
Knights Can't Hold Early Lead, Fall to Dragons on Alumni DayThe Southern Virginia University football team suffered a heartbreaking loss during Saturday's home Alumni Game as Virginia University of Lynchburg took its first lead of the day on the game's final play—the Dragon's quarterback Tyler Harris scrambled 4 yards into the end zone as time expired—to earn a 19-16 win over the Knights.
Southern Virginia Football: Virginia-Lynchburg PreviewThe Southern Virginia University football team returns home to Robert E. "Bobby" Williams Field after finishing a two-game road swing to take on fellow USCAA-opponent Virginia University of Lynchburg in its Alumni Game this Saturday, Sept. 29, with a 1 p.m. kickoff.
Ave Maria Outlasts Southern Virginia in Scoring DuelThe Southern Virginia University football team could not overcome an early deficit at Ave Maria University on Saturday as the Knights fell 49-30 to the Gyrenes, who earned the first football victory in their program's two-year history.
Southern Virginia Football: Ave Maria PreviewThe Southern Virginia University football team heads south to Naples, Fla. for its second consecutive game away from home on Sept. 22 and its first contest of the season against a fellow-USCAA member in Ave Maria University.