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Cortland Red Dragons
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(* Conference; • In-region)
St. John Fisher
All times Eastern
(* Conference; • In-region)
Team Quick Facts
Dan MacNeill (Cortland State '79)
Stadium Complex (6500)
Link to official site
October 22, 2016
Brockport Holds Off Cortland, 21-19, Behind Big Day from Germinerio
BROCKPORT, N.Y. - Brockport quarterback Joe Germinerio completed 18-of-27 passes for 210 yards and a...
October 19, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. Brockport (Oct. 22 at Brockport)
Cortland hits the road for the final time during the 2016 regular season as the Red Dragons take on...
October 12, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. Alfred Univ. (Oct. 15 at Alfred)
Cortland travels to unbeaten and nationally ranked Alfred University for an Empire 8 contest. Alfred...
October 5, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Oct. 8 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts long-time rival Buffalo State in an Empire 8 matchup. Both teams are coming off tight...
October 1, 2016
Cortland Wins Offensive Slugfest at Hartwick, 50-47, on Cronin Late Field Goal
ONEONTA, N.Y. - Shane Cronin made a 34-yard tiebreaking field goal with 26 seconds remaining as...
September 29, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. Hartwick (Oct. 1 at Hartwick)
Cortland looks to end a two-game losing streak as it travels to Hartwick College for an Empire 8...
September 24, 2016
Cortland Defeated at Utica, 24-13
UTICA, N.Y. – Ryan Burnett rushed for 144 yards and a touchdown and Desmond Akpanoko kicked...
September 21, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. Utica (Sept. 24 at Utica)
Cortland travels to Utica College for an Empire 8 showdown against the unbeaten Pioneers. The Red...
September 17, 2016
#21 St. John Fisher Holds Off #15 Cortland, 31-24, in Empire 8 Opener
CORTLAND, N.Y. - St. John Fisher jumped out to an early 21-3 lead and held off a late Cortland...
September 14, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. St. John Fisher (Sept. 17 at Cortland)
Cortland begins Empire 8 play by hosting St. John Fisher in a battle of nationally ranked teams....
September 10, 2016
Strong Special Teams Play Sparks #16 Cortland in 49-21 Win vs. Framingham St.
CORTLAND, N.Y. - Alex Wasserman (Closter, NJ/Northern Valley Demarest) scored on a kickoff return...
September 7, 2016
Cortland Game Notes vs. Framingham St. (Sept. 10 at Cortland)
Cortland, ranked 16th in the latest D3football.com national poll, opens its home schedule with a...
November 25, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Linfield (NCAA Second Round - Nov. 28 at Linfield)
Cortland travels more than 2,800 miles to the West Coast as the nationally 25th-ranked Red Dragons...
November 22, 2015
Fueled by defeats, Cortland found way to win
The Red Dragons stewed over two losses, but earned the Empire 8's hard-fought automatic bid. Then,...
November 21, 2015
UMHB wins rematch, Cortland to make trip west
Mary Hardin-Baylor shut down the Hardin-Simmons passing game, Huntingdon got its first playoff win,...
November 21, 2015
Ferreira Throws for 447 Yards as #25 Cortland Defeats #21 Salisbury, 45-21, in NCAA First Round
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Junior Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 23-of-29 passes for...
November 19, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Salisbury (NCAA First Round - Nov. 21 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts Salisbury in the opening round of the 32-team NCAA Division III football playoffs....
November 14, 2015
Salisbury, Cortland get past rivals; Wabash rolls; WNEU, Albion advance
The Sea Gulls rallied from a 20-point fourth-quarter deficit, while Cortland took the Jug and a bid....
November 14, 2015
Cortland Wins Empire 8 Title and Sixth Straight Cortaca Jug With 11-8 Win at Ithaca
ITHACA, N.Y. — Cortland claimed its sixth straight Cortaca Jug and clinched the Empire 8 title...
November 12, 2015
Between these four and the playoffs, an archrival stands
The final week of the regular season is full of great rivalry games and teams trying to clinch...
November 10, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Nov. 14 at Ithaca)
Cortland travels to Ithaca College for the annual Cortaca Jug rivalry game with the Empire 8 title...
October 31, 2015
Morrisville Rides Big First Half to 42-28 Win over Empire 8 Leader Cortland
MORRISVILLE, N.Y. — Morrisville State grabbed a 28-0 halftime lead and held off a second-half...
October 28, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Morrisville St. (Oct. 31 at Morrisville)
Cortland heads to Morrisville State for an Empire 8 contest with a chance to claim at least a share...
October 24, 2015
Ferreira Throws for 314 Yards, Four TDs as E8 Leader Cortland Defeats Brockport, 35-21
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 18-of-21 passes for 314...
October 21, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Brockport (Oct. 24 at Cortland)
Cortland plays its final regular-season home game as the Red Dragons host Brockport in a pivotal...
October 17, 2015
Cortland Defense Comes Up Big Late in Win vs. Alfred; Red Dragons Sole Empire 8 Leaders
CORTLAND, N.Y. - Cortland's defense forced six turnovers and held Alfred off the board twice in the...
October 14, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Alfred Univ. (Oct. 17 at Cortland)
Cortland looks to maintain its hold on first place in the Empire 8 standings as the Red Dragons host...
October 10, 2015
Top 25: Titans snap Warhawks' win streak
UW-Oshkosh won a defensive battle, blocking a field goal with 1:59 left in the game to preserve a...
October 7, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Oct. 10 at Buffalo St.)
Cortland, ranked 18th nationally in Div. III, puts its unbeaten record on the line as it travels to...
October 3, 2015
Cortland Edges Hartwick in OT, 48-45, on Jake Smith TD Catch
CORTLAND, N.Y. – Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) threw the winning 11-yard touchdown...
September 30, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Hartwick (Oct. 3 at Cortland)
Cortland, ranked 22nd nationally in Div. III, hosts Hartwick College in an Empire 8 contest....
September 26, 2015
#25 Cortland Remains Unbeaten With Wild 47-40 OT Win vs. Utica
CORTLAND, N.Y.— Junior quarterback Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 26-of-39...
September 23, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Utica (Sept. 26 at Cortland)
Cortland looks to extend its season-opening three-game winning streak as the Red Dragons host Utica...
September 22, 2015
Red Dragons on fire in 2015
The beginning of the 2014 season was eminently forgettable for Cortland fans. But the Red Dragons...
September 19, 2015
Cortland Wins at St. John Fisher, 34-17, in Empire 8 Debut
PITTSFORD, N.Y. - Junior Steven Ferreira (West Sayville/Sayville) completed 21-of-34 passes for...
September 16, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. St. John FIsher (Sept. 19 at St. John Fisher)
Cortland plays its first league game as a member of the Empire 8 as the Red Dragons travel to St....
September 12, 2015
Cortland Outlasts Framingham, 61-49, in Offensive Slugfest
FRAMINGHAM, MASS. — Junior Kyle Schneider (Hillsdale, NJ/Pascack Valley) completed 20-of-27...
September 9, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Framingham St. (Sept. 12 at Framingham)
Cortland plays its second and final non-league game of the season as it travels to Framingham State...
September 8, 2015
Prayer answered one more time
We had a record 22 plays nominated for D3football.com Play of the Week this week, so the competition...
September 5, 2015
Hail Mary: It's good to be back!
Cortland has definitely put last year's early-season struggles behind it, while Alma got off to a...
September 5, 2015
Mannix Hail Mary TD Grab Gives Cortland 26-24 Win vs. Heidelberg
CORTLAND, N.Y.— Junior Jon Mannix (East Northport/John H. Glenn) caught a 29-yard "Hail...
September 3, 2015
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Heidelberg (Sept. 5 at Cortland)
Cortland opens its 2015 season by hosting Heidelberg University of Ohio in a non-league contest.
November 15, 2014
Cortland gets Jug in wild ending, Bash keeps Bell, RPI shoes
The Cortaca Jug remains in Cortland State's hands for the fifth consecutive year, plus coverage from...
November 15, 2014
Cortland Wins Fifth Straight Cortaca Jug After Wild TD Pass on Final Play
CORTLAND, N.Y. - Holder Luke Hinton (Lockport) threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to receiver Jon Mannix...
November 12, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug Game - Nov. 15 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts Ithaca College in the 56th Annual Cortaca Jug rivalry game to close out the season....
November 6, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. William Paterson (Nov. 8 at WPU)
Cortland concludes its 15th and final New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) season with a trip to...
October 29, 2014
Indescribable season hasn't beaten Cortland State yet
Mortification, astonishment, frustration, validation, redemption. All of these adjectives have all...
October 29, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Montclair St. (Nov. 1 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) leader Montclair State in a game featuring two...
October 25, 2014
Cortland Capitalizes on Turnovers in 21-14 Win at Kean
UNION, N.J. — Cortland turned two fumble recoveries into short touchdown drives and the Red...
October 22, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Kean (Oct. 25 at Kean)
Cortland travels to Kean University for a New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) contest. The Red...
October 18, 2014
Cortland Shuts Out Southern Virginia, 35-0
October 14, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Southern Virginia (Oct. 18 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts Southern Virginia University in a matchup of the oldest and newest football-only...
October 11, 2014
Cortland Never Trails in 24-14 Win at TCNJ
October 9, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. TCNJ (Oct. 11 at TCNJ)
Cortland looks to end its season-opening four-game losing streak as it travels to The College of New...
October 4, 2014
Big Plays Lead Rowan Past Cortland, 38-14
October 1, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Rowan (Oct. 4 at Cortland)
Cortland hosts defending league champion Rowan University in a New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC)...
September 23, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Morrisville (Sept. 27 at Morrisville)
Cortland travels to Morrisville to open the 2014 New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) schedule. The...
September 13, 2014
Cortland Edged by Brockport, 17-14, in Home-Opening Nailbiter
September 10, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Brockport (Sept. 13 at Cortland)
Cortland opens its 2014 home schedule by hosting former NJAC foe Brockport in a non-league game. The...
September 4, 2014
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 6 at Buffalo St.)
Cortland opens its 2014 season with a non-league matchup at Buffalo State. The schools will return...
January 30, 2014
Cortland to join archrival in Empire 8
Starting in 2015, the Cortaca Jug game, which already has rivalry and playoff implications, could...
November 20, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Alfred (ECAC North Central Bowl - Nov. 23 at Alfred)
Cortland travels to Alfred University for the 2013 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Div....
November 16, 2013
Cortland Wins Fourth Straight Cortaca Jug, 28-24, on Late Babin TD Catch
ITHACA, N.Y. – Junior John Babin (Warwick/Warwick Valley) caught two touchdown passes,...
November 14, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug Game - Nov. 16 at Ithaca)
Cortland travels to Ithaca for the annual "Cortaca Jug" rivalry game to conclude the...
November 9, 2013
Cortland Wins Record-Setting Offensive Shootout vs. Morrisville, 62-49
November 6, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Morrisville (Nov. 9 at Cortland)
Cortland plays its final regular-season home game as the Red Dragons host Morrisville State College...
October 30, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Rowan (Nov. 2 at Rowan)
October 26, 2013
Cortland Takes Over NJAC Lead With 20-7 Win vs. TCNJ
October 23, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. TCNJ (Oct. 26 at Cortland)
October 16, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Brockport (Oct. 19 at Brockport)
October 9, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Montclair St. (Oct. 12 at Montclair)
October 5, 2013
Late Scores Push Cortland Past Kean, 17-7
October 2, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Kean (Oct. 5 at Cortland)
September 26, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. St. John Fisher (Sept. 28 at Fisher)
September 21, 2013
Cortland QB Tyler Hughes Rushes for 203 Yards, 2 TDs in 26-15 Win vs. William Paterson
September 18, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. William Paterson (Sept. 21 at Cortland)
September 7, 2013
Buffalo St. Holds Off Cortland Rally for 41-28 Win in Season Opener
September 4, 2013
Cortland Football Game Notes vs. Buffalo State (Sept. 7 at Cortland)
August 12, 2013
Best road trips: Week 3
It might be too early for the leaves to turn but this week's trip takes you from Washington, D.C.,...
December 26, 2012
Southern Virginia links up with NJAC
Southern Virginia, which is less than an hour from Salem but seven hours from Cortland and six from...
November 24, 2012
Cortland Falls at Wesley in NCAA Second Round
November 20, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Wesley (NCAA Second Round - Nov. 24)
November 17, 2012
Cortland Edges Framingham St., 20-19, in NCAA First Round
November 14, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Framingham St. (NCAA First Round - Nov. 17)
November 10, 2012
Union nabs Shoes, Cortland the jug, Wabash the Monon Bell
Saturday was a big day for rivalry games, with Union beating RPI in overtime for the Dutchman Shoes...
November 10, 2012
Late Goal-Line Stand Lifts Cortland to Cortaca Jug Three-Peat, 16-10
November 7, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug Game - Nov. 10)
October 31, 2012
Cortland-William Paterson Game Nov. 3 Canceled
October 27, 2012
Cortland Wins NJAC Title, Earns NCAA Berth With 31-17 Comeback Win at Kean
October 24, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Kean (Oct. 27 at Kean)
October 20, 2012
Cortland Defeats #17 Rowan, 24-21, on Late TD Pass
October 17, 2012
A life-saving gift
When he registered to become a bone marrow donor, Cortland's John Stephens had no idea a little girl...
October 17, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Rowan (Oct. 20 at Cortland)
October 13, 2012
Cortland Forces Six Turnovers in 45-27 Win vs. Brockport
October 10, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Brockport (Oct. 13 at Cortland)
October 3, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. TCNJ (Oct. 6 at TCNJ)
September 29, 2012
Cortland Blanks Montclair St., 20-0, to Improve to 3-0 in NJAC
September 26, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Montclair St. (Sept. 29 at Cortland)
September 22, 2012
Cortland Strikes Quickly in 56-14 Win at Morrisville
September 19, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Morrisville St. (Sept. 22 at Morrisville)
September 15, 2012
Cortland Opens NJAC Schedule With 72-14 Win vs. Western Connecticut
September 12, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Western Conn. St. (Sept. 15 at Cortland)
August 29, 2012
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 1 at Buffalo St.)
November 22, 2011
Cortland QB Dan Pitcher Named Gagliardi Trophy Finalist
November 19, 2011
Cortland Defeats Albright, 14-0, to Win ECAC Southeast Bowl
November 16, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Albright (ECAC Southeast Bowl; Nov. 19 at Cortland)
November 12, 2011
Cortland Controls Ithaca, 27-3, to Retain Cortaca Jug
November 10, 2011
Everything to play for
In a big rivalry game, it doesn't matter if you're unbeaten or .500 -- there's a reason there's a...
November 9, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug; Nov. 12 at Ithaca)
November 2, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Brockport (Nov. 5 at Brockport)
October 29, 2011
Cortland Holds on for 23-20 Win vs. TCNJ
October 26, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. TCNJ (Oct. 29 at Cortland)
October 22, 2011
Babin's Big Receiving Day Leads Cortland Past William Paterson, 35-7
October 18, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. William Paterson (Oct. 22 at Cortland)
October 12, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Western Conn. St. (Oct. 15 at W. Conn St.)
October 5, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Montclair St. (Oct. 8 at Montclair St.)
October 1, 2011
Cortland Offense Explodes Early in 55-14 Win vs. Morrisville St.
September 28, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Morrisville St. (Oct. 1 at Cortland)
September 24, 2011
Aerial Attack Lifts #24 Cortland Past Rowan, 31-28
September 21, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Rowan (Sept. 24 at Rowan)
September 20, 2011
Saving a life
Dom Sair was helping his father load sodas into a cooler and get ready for a barbeque at Sair's...
September 17, 2011
#18 Kean Holds On For 21-16 Win at #11 Cortland
September 14, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Kean (Sept. 17 at Cortland)
September 3, 2011
Second Half Comeback Propels #13 Red Dragons Past Buffalo St., 28-12
August 31, 2011
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 3 at Cortland)
August 12, 2011
Cortland State vacates its 2009 victories
The NCAA has ruled that Cortland State must vacate its wins from the 2009 season due to using an...
November 27, 2010
Alfred Defeats Cortland, 34-20, in NCAA Second Round
November 25, 2010
At least he's got his health
Many people are thankful for their health this time of year, but for a football player, being...
November 23, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Alfred (NCAA Second Round) (Nov. 27, 2010)
November 20, 2010
Cortland Wins NCAA Opener vs. Endicott, 49-35
November 17, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Endicott (NCAA First Round) (Nov. 20, 2010)
November 16, 2010
It's a rivalry week special, as we pick out key numbers from four big rivalry games across Division...
November 13, 2010
Cortland wins tiebreak for NJAC automatic bid
November 13, 2010
Cortland Reclaims Cortaca Jug, 20-17, Behind Autera's 232 Rushing Yards
November 10, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Ithaca (Cortaca Jug) (Nov. 13, 2010)
November 9, 2010
One race left? Outstanding!
While the other three conferences covered in Around the East clinched playoff berths or conference...
November 6, 2010
Cortland Clinches Share of NJAC Title With 38-7 Win vs. William Paterson
November 3, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. William Paterson (Nov. 6, 2010)
October 30, 2010
Cortland Edges Unbeaten Montclair St., 10-9, on Late TD Pass
October 27, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Montclair St. (Oct. 30, 2010)
October 20, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Morrisville St. (Oct. 23, 2010)
October 13, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Rowan (Oct. 16, 2010)
October 9, 2010
Two at the top
At the midpoint of the 2010 season, contenders for conference titles in the Empire 8, NJAC, CCIW and...
October 9, 2010
Cortland Blanks Brockport, 35-0, For Third Straight Shutout
October 7, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Brockport (Oct. 9, 2010)
October 2, 2010
Cortland Posts Second Straight Shutout, Pitcher Throws Four TD Passes in 37-0 Win at TCNJ
September 29, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. TCNJ (Oct. 2, 2010)
September 22, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Western Conn. St. (Sept. 25, 2010)
September 18, 2010
Autera Scores Three Times as Cortland Defeats Buffalo St., 35-7
September 15, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 18, 2010)
Cortland's game notes vs. Buffalo St. (Sept. 18, 2010 at Cortland)
September 9, 2010
Cortland Game Notes vs. Kean (Sept. 11, 2010)
November 12, 2008
It's all about the Jug
A good recipe always has lots of quality ingredients, and good flavors come from good ingredients....
October 15, 2008
Hitting the road, seeing the sights
Packing list for this past weekend's trip: Notebook and voice recorder? Check. Laptop with wireless...
November 9, 2006
On final stop, the fans tell the story
With the chance to position themselves for the NCAA playoffs on the line, it became apparent by the...
November 14, 2002
Stories behind storied rivalries
A state school against a private school. A co-ed college versus an all-male institution. One college...
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