2014 News

December 5, 2014
2014 Football Season Review
Entering the New Jersey Athletic Conference and facing a difficult schedule as a new member of NCAA Division III, Southern Virginia University first-year head coach Jason Walker and the largest returning senior class in program history had high expectations to meet the challenges to be faced throughout the 2014 season.

November 24, 2014
Five Gridders Named All-New Jersey Athletic Conference
In its inaugural year as a member of the New Jersey Athletic Conference, the Southern Virginia University football program had five scholar-athletes receive all-conference honors.

November 15, 2014
Football Falls to William Paterson on Senior Day
Despite a valiant effort by the defense on Senior Day, the Southern Virginia University football team lost a close 10-8 battle to visiting William Paterson University Saturday afternoon at The Fields to complete the 2014 season.

November 14, 2014
Football vs. William Paterson
In its final game of the 2014 regular season, Southern Virginia University will host New Jersey Athletic Conference opponent William Paterson University this Saturday at noon for Senior Appreciation Day at The Fields.

November 10, 2014
Gregory Earns NJAC Defensive Player of the Week Honors
After registering a team-high 10 tackles in Saturday’s 28-21 victory over The College of New Jersey at The Fields, Southern Virginia University senior safety Matthew Gregory has been named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week.

November 8, 2014
Football Earns First NJAC Victory with Defeat of TCNJ
Behind 222 yards through the air and four touchdown passes from quarterback Mitch Stevenson, the Southern Virginia University football team defeated The College of New Jersey, 28-21, for its first win of the 2014 season and first New Jersey Athletic Conference victory in program history Saturday afternoon at The Fields.

November 7, 2014
Football vs. The College of New Jersey Preview
Southern Virginia University will host NJAC opponent The College of New Jersey this Saturday at noon at The Fields.

November 7, 2014
Robbins Named Capital One Academic All-District
Southern Virginia University senior linebacker Robert Robbins was named to the Capital One Academic All-District football team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday afternoon.

November 1, 2014
Football Battles, Falls to Rowan in Final NJAC Road Contest
Despite trailing by just 10 points at the half and earning more first downs than its opponent, the Southern Virginia University football team fell to host Rowan University by a 25-6 score Saturday afternoon at Coach Wackar Stadium in Glassboro, New Jersey.

October 31, 2014
Football at Rowan University
Southern Virginia University will travel six hours northeast to Glassboro, New Jersey, as it visits Rowan University on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. This will be the first ever meeting between the two squads.

October 25, 2014
Football Defeated by Morrisville State in Offensive Battle
Playing on its home turf for just the second time, the Southern Virginia University football team fell to visiting Morrisville State by a 47-23 score Saturday afternoon at The Fields in Buena Vista, Virginia.

October 23, 2014
Football vs. Morrisville State
The Knights take on the Mustangs of Morrisville State University (Morrisville, NY) for the second home NJAC game of the season on Saturday at noon at The Fields.

October 18, 2014
Football Defeated at Cortland State
Looking for its first victory in the New Jersey Athletic Conference, the Southern Virginia University football team fell by a 35-0 score to SUNY Cortland Saturday afternoon in Cortland, New York.

October 17, 2014
Football at Cortland State
Southern Virginia University will travel eight hours north to Cortland, New York, as it takes on fellow New Jersey Athletic Conference member SUNY Cortland Saturday afternoon at SUNY Cortland Stadium Complex.

October 11, 2014
Football Falls to Montclair State in First Ever Game at The Fields
In the first official football game played at The Fields, the Southern Virginia University football team fell in its Homecoming matchup against NJAC opponent Montclair State University, 35-15, Saturday afternoon in Buena Vista, Virginia.

October 10, 2014
Football vs. Montclair State
Playing an official game at The Fields for the first time in school history, the Southern Virginia University football team also hosts its first New Jersey Athletic Conference opponent in Montclair State (3-1) Saturday at noon for Homecoming.

October 6, 2014
Burnett Named NJAC Defensive Rookie of the Week
Southern Virginia University freshman Tristen Burnett was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Defensive Rookie of the Week following his contributions to the team in the Knights’ 28-27 overtime loss at Kean on Saturday.

October 4, 2014
Football Falls to Kean in Overtime in First NJAC Game
Competing in its first New Jersey Athletic Conference game, the Southern Virginia University football team fell in overtime to Kean University by a 28-27 score Saturday afternoon at Kean Stadium in Union, N.J.

October 3, 2014
Football at Kean University
The Knights travel to Union, New Jersey, to face the Cougars of Kean University Saturday at noon in their first ever matchup.

September 27, 2014
Football Defeated by No. 4 Wesley in Final Non-Conference Game
Facing the No. 4 team in the country for its final non-conference game of the year, the Southern Virginia University football team fell on the road to Wesley College by a 47-7 score Saturday afternoon at Scott Miller Stadium in Dover, Delaware.

September 26, 2014
Football vs. No. 4 Wesley College
Southern Virginia looks for its first win of the 2014 season as it travels to Dover, Delaware, to face off against No. 4 ranked Wesley College on Saturday afternoon.

September 20, 2014
Football Comes up Short in Loss to Guilford at Salem Stadium
Despite two rushing touchdowns by senior Jerry Washington, the Southern Virginia University football team fell short in a comeback bid to visiting Guilford College as the Quakers left Salem Stadium with a 35-27 victory over the Knights Saturday night in Salem, Virginia.

September 19, 2014
Football vs. Guilford College
The Southern Virginia University football team hosts Guilford College Saturday night at the Salem Stadium in Salem, Virginia.

September 8, 2014
Washington Garners NJAC Special Teams Player of the Week Honors
Following his performance last Saturday against Methodist, senior running back Jerry Washington was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.

September 6, 2014
Football Drops 2014 Season Opener at Methodist
Down 33-7 at the half, a strong second-half showing by the Southern Virginia University football team came up short as the Knights dropped their 2014 season opener at Methodist, 36-21, Saturday afternoon at Monarch Stadium in Fayetteville, N.C.

September 5, 2014
Football at Methodist University
Southern Virginia travels to Fayetteville, N.C., Saturday afternoon to take on the Monarchs of Methodist University. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m.

August 14, 2014
2014 Football Season Preview
Heading into its first season as a member of the New Jersey Athletic Conference under the leadership of first-year head coach Jason Walker, it is an understatement to say that the 2014 season marks an era of change and excitement for the Southern Virginia University football program.

August 12, 2014
NJAC Releases 2014 Preseason Football Poll
As the 2014 football season approaches, Southern Virginia University has been picked to finish eighth in the New Jersey Athletic Conference preseason poll as announced by the league Tuesday morning.

June 10, 2014
Southern Virginia Names Bigelow Tight Ends Coach
Southern Virginia University head football coach Jason Walker today named Nathan Bigelow as his tight ends coach.

June 6, 2014
Southern Virginia Names Clough Football Offensive Coordinator
Southern Virginia University head football coach Jason Walker today named Scott Clough as his offensive coordinator.

April 8, 2014
Southern Virginia Releases 2014 Football Schedule
Heading into his first season as head coach of the Southern Virginia University football program, Tyler Hughes announced the 2014 football schedule Tuesday morning in Buena Vista, Va.