Rowan Profs

What We're Reading

  • »New AD tackles SVU's coaching carousel
  • Jason Lamb has had a busy first month as the athletic director at Southern Virginia. The school has hired two head football coaches this spring and needs a women's basketball coach as well.
  • »Rowan finds unlikely ground game
  • Two years ago, sophomore running back Withler Marcelin not only wasn't the featured running back for Rowan, he wasn't even a running back.
  • »Cortland apologizes for fans' behavior
  • The State University College at Cortland president issued an apology Sunday, a day after police struggled to control a large crowd and arrested fans following the Cortaca Jug football game.

Past Records

2014 (7-4, 6-1 NJAC)
2013 (9-3, 6-1 NJAC)
2012 (7-3, 6-1 NJAC)
2011 (5-5, 5-4 NJAC)
2010 (9-1, 8-1 NJAC)
2009 (7-3, 6-3 NJAC)
2008 (8-2, 7-2 NJAC)
2007 (4-6, 2-5 NJAC)
2006 (9-3, 6-1 NJAC)
2005 (11-2, 5-1 NJAC)
2004 (10-3, 6-0 NJAC)
2003 (7-3, 3-2 NJAC)
2002 (10-1, 6-0 NJAC)
2001 (11-2, 5-1 NJAC)
2000 (7-2, 5-1 NJAC)
1999 (12-2, 4-1 NJAC)

Team Quick Facts



Enrollment: 9340
Location: Glassboro, NJ
Colors: Brown, Gold
Stadium: Coach Richard Wackar Stadium (5000)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

November 19, 2014
Throwback Profs still driving
If the passing game and high-scoring outbursts are the rage, Rowan coach Jay Accorsi is happy his...
November 1, 2014
Rowan Football Earns 25-6 Victory Over Southern Virginia
GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan University football team defeated Southern Virginia University, 25-6...
October 18, 2014
Rowan Football Wins 31-0 Over Morrisville State On Homecoming
GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan University football team won 31-0 over Morrisville State College on...
October 11, 2014
Rowan Football Defeats William Paterson, 33-14
GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan University football team defeated New Jersey Athletic Conference...
October 4, 2014
Morrisville, Rowan win in NJAC, tables turn on St. Norbert
The first full week of NJAC action saw some big-time individual performances, while the Green...
October 4, 2014
CORTLAND, NY – Rowan University running back Withler Marcelin ran for 245 yards and three...
March 3, 2014
NJAC goes big for 2015
The New Jersey Athletic Conference is getting a lot bigger and a lot stronger in football in 2015,...
November 23, 2013
Wesley wins in final minute, JCU out
The first round of playoffs had a couple of thrillers, with Ithaca, Franklin and Wesley rallying, as...
October 19, 2013
Top 25 wrap: Bethel wins, Wesley and Coe are upset
The No. 5 Royals scored in the final minute to top No. 9 St. Thomas, while Rowan upset the No. 11...
October 3, 2013
For Accorsi, football was a calling
Jay Accorsi went back to football after working at a package delivery company and is now the...
September 14, 2013
Full wrap: Hendrix nearly repeats, Rowan rallies
Birmingham-Southern was pushed to the wall by a program playing its second game, while Framingham...
August 12, 2013
Best road trips: Week 4
Let's take a long trip across the Eastern Time Zone so we can get a Friday night game and two...
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 1, 2012
Football takes a back seat
Division III football has only taken a few schedule changes due to Sandy, which brought heavy...
September 5, 2012
Close isn't good enough
Last season, the Profs struggled, losing five games by seven points or less. Though the 2012 season...
September 1, 2012
On Opening Day, a big record falls
Sam Durley threw for a Division III record 736 yards for Eureka, Buffalo State had a big day and...
September 3, 2011
Eight is enough
No. 4 North Central was upset out West, while Lycoming needed just eight points to upset No. 22...
August 30, 2011
Ten games to watch
Introducing new columnist Andrew Lovell, who takes us through the key games for the upcoming season...
December 1, 2010
Gagliardi Trophy has its final four
Four Division III football players will head to Salem, Va., where we will all find out which of them...
November 23, 2010
Gagliardi Trophy ballot down to 10
Twenty-six players were nominated and 10 were chosen for the final ballot. Once again, fans will...
November 11, 2010
NJAC to take up MAC's challenge
In 2012 and 2013, after the MAC-PAC challenge conclusion, the MAC will turn to the east.
November 9, 2010
One race left? Outstanding!
While the other three conferences covered in Around the East clinched playoff berths or conference...
November 30, 2006
The familiar faces are just that
Although they've done it this season in three different manners – near-perfection, just-enough...
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...
December 13, 2001
Trying to get past the clock
I wanted to write about how great this Stagg Bowl is going to be. An intriguing matchup, a Virginia...
December 21, 1999
Five rounds, five journeys
My playoff odyssey might not have been as interesting or nearly as long as Pacific Lutheran's, but I...
December 18, 1999
Dynasty of disappointment?
Consistent and disappointing might be the two best adjectives to sum up an incredible decade for the...
December 18, 1999
Pacific Lutheran 42, Rowan 13
Pacific Lutheran's team of destiny rolled past Rowan's team of futility as the Lutes won Stagg Bowl...