• AFCA Selects Will Gladney as Second Team All-American
    December 04, 2019
    WACO, Texas - On Wednesday morning, the American Football Coaches Association announced that Ithaca College senior wide receiver Will Gladney has been named Second Team All-American for the 2019 football season. Gladney becomes the 16th Bomber since 1969 to receive All-America honors from the AFCA, which ranks within the top 15 all-time in Division III.
  • Gagliardi Trophy semifinalists announced
    November 26, 2019
    Nearly 30 players were nominated, but only 12 get to the semifinal stage. Who are they? Read up on the players, then cast your fan ballot for the top all-around student-athlete in Division III football.
  • Ithaca Hosts Washington & Jefferson in ECAC Asa S. Bushnell Bowl Saturday
    November 22, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The Ithaca College football team will play its final game of the season on Saturday as the Bombers host Washington & Jefferson College at 12 p.m. at Butterfield Stadium in the ECAC Asa S. Bushnell Bowl. Saturday will mark the third straight season in which Ithaca has played in an ECAC Bowl Game. The Bombers are 8-2 on the season, while W&J is 7-3.
  • Ithaca Lands 13 on All-Liberty League Teams, Bahamonde Named Special Teams Player of the Year
    November 19, 2019
    TROY, N.Y. – A total of 13 members of the Ithaca College football team have been named All-Liberty League – seven on the first-team, two on the second-team and four honorable mentions. Freshman Nicholas Bahamonde highlighted Ithaca’s selections as the Special Teams Player of the Year.
  • Five Ithaca Football Players Named CoSIDA Academic All-District
    November 19, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – On November 12, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced its Google Cloud Academic All-District recipients for NCAA Division III football and five members of the Ithaca College team were selected for District 3.
  • Ithaca Claims 61st Cortaca Jug, 32-20, In Front of 45,161 Fans
    November 16, 2019
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – For the third year in a row, the Cortaca Jug will remain on South Hill, as the Ithaca College football team topped Cortland, 32-20, on Saturday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. in front of a NCAA Division III record crowd of 45,161 fans. Ithaca and Cortland are now both 8-2 on the season.
  • Cortaca Jug ready for the big stage
    November 14, 2019
    Some of the best rivalries in Division III have put up huge attendance numbers of late, with games in the teens of thousands, 20,000, even 37,000. But on Saturday, the Cortaca Jug rivalry between Cortland and Ithaca goes huge. Adam Turer has more.
  • Ithaca Squares Off With Cortland in 61st Cortaca Jug Game at MetLife Stadium Saturday
    November 14, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The 61st Cortaca Jug Game on Saturday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. will set the all-time attendance record for a NCAA Division III contest. Ithaca and Cortland are set to kickoff at 1 p.m. in “The Biggest Little Game in the Nation” in front of more than 45,000 fans, as announced by Director of Athletics Susan Bassett ’79 at Wednesday’s press conference.
  • No. 17/19 Ithaca Looks to Get Back on Track Saturday at RPI
    November 08, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 17/19 Ithaca College football team will conclude its Liberty League schedule on Saturday as the Bombers travel to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute for a 12 p.m. kickoff at East Campus Stadium in Troy, N.Y. Ithaca, which is 7-1 overall and 4-1 in the Liberty League, will look to get back into the win column after last week’s setback to Union. RPI is 5-3 overall and 2-2 in league play.
  • Turnovers costly for No. 8 Ithaca in loss to No. 25 Union
    November 02, 2019
    The nationally ranked No. 8 Ithaca College football team saw its unbeaten season come to an end on Saturday as the Bombers fell to No. 25 Union College, 31-21, at Butterfield Stadium. Ithaca is now 7-1 on the season, while Union improves to 8-0 and claims the Liberty League championship, which comes with an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
  • Liberty League Title on the Line Saturday as No. 8/7 Ithaca Hosts No. 25/24 Union
    October 31, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The Liberty League will crown a regular season champion on Saturday afternoon at Butterfield Stadium as the No. 8/7 Ithaca College football team hosts No. 25/24 Union at 1 p.m. in a battle of unbeatens, as both teams are 7-0 on the season and 4-0 in league play. The winner of Saturday’s contest will earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Championship. Ithaca will also honor its senior class during halftime.
  • No. 8/7 Ithaca Posts Second Straight Shutout in 59-0 Win at Rochester
    October 26, 2019
    ROCHESTER, N.Y. – For the first time since 1984, the nationally ranked No. 8/7 Ithaca College football team secured back-to-back shutout victories as the Bombers defeated the University of Rochester, 59-0, on Saturday at Fauver Stadium. The 1984 Bombers notched shutout wins of 82-0 over Fitchburg State and 37-0 against Alfred. Ithaca is now 7-0 on the season and 4-0 in the Liberty League.
  • Why isn't my team ranked?
    October 24, 2019
    Adam Turer fields that question and more from readers in this week's edition of Around the Nation. What are the best determining factors for the playoffs, how can my team get into the top four, and more.
  • No. 8/7 Ithaca Looks to Continue Win Streak at Rochester Saturday
    October 24, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 8/7 Ithaca College football team travels to the University of Rochester on Saturday, October 26, for a 12:05 p.m. Liberty League kickoff at Fauver Stadium. The Bombers are 6-0 on the season and 3-0 in the Liberty League, while Rochester is 0-7 and 0-3 in league play.
  • Top 25 roundup: B-SC runs past Berry
    October 19, 2019
    Birmigham-Southern shocked No. 7 Berry under the lights on Saturday night. Meanwhile, No. 9 Ithaca and No. 22 Cortland each won to remain unbeaten heading toward their season-ending clash, and Mount Union's kicker had a field day in games involving members of the D3football.com Top 25.
  • No. 9/8 Ithaca Blanks Hobart in Home Liberty League Showdown, 34-0
    October 19, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 9/8 Ithaca College football team improved to 6-0 on the season and 3-0 in the Liberty League with a dominating, 34-0, shutout victory over Hobart College on Saturday at Butterfield Stadium. Ithaca dealt Hobart its first shutout loss in nearly two decades – 14-0 to Rochester in 2000.
  • No. 8/9 Ithaca Faces Tough Test in Hobart at Home Saturday
    October 17, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 8/9 Ithaca College football team welcomes Liberty League rival Hobart College to Butterfield Stadium on Saturday, October 19, for a 1 p.m. kickoff. Ithaca is 5-0 on the season and 2-0 in the Liberty League, while Hobart is 5-1 overall and 1-1 in league play. Hobart’s lone loss of the season came to Union College, 23-7, on October 5 when the Statesmen were ranked 21st by D3football.com.
  • No. 10 Ithaca Runs Away From Buffalo State, 48-14, on Alumni Weekend
    October 12, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 10 Ithaca College football team ran its record to 5-0 on the season and 2-0 in the Liberty League with a 48-14 victory over Buffalo State at Butterfield Stadium as part of Alumni Weekend on South Hill. The Bombers scored 28 points in the first quarter and never looked back for the convincing conference win.
  • GAME NOTES: No. 10 Football Hosts Buffalo State Saturday for Alumni Weekend
    October 10, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. - The nationally ranked No. 10 Ithaca College football program will battle Buffalo State College, the newest member of the Liberty League, on Saturday at Butterfield Stadium at 1 p.m. as part of IC's Alumni and Hall of Fame Weekend on South Hill. The Bombers are 4-0 on the season and 1-0 in the Liberty League, while Buffalo State is 0-4 and will be playing its league opener.
  • Sibling revelry
    October 08, 2019
    Michael and Craig Roumes grew up in the same house and had a big sibling rivalry, and this past Saturday, when one of them had his first career interception return for a touchdown, the other wasn't going to let him have all the glory. Joe Sager has more.
  • No. 11/12 Ithaca Routs St. Lawrence, 59-20, in Liberty League Opener
    October 05, 2019
    CANTON, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 11/12 Ithaca College football team improved to 4-0 on the season and 1-0 in the Liberty League with an impressive 59-20 victory, which included 52 unanswered points, at St. Lawrence University on Saturday at Leckonby Stadium. Ithaca racked up 545 yards of offense (351 passing, 194 rushing) and the defense recorded four interceptions, including a 70-yard pick-six from sophomore Michael Roumes.
  • Cortaca Jug sales reach 39,000
    October 03, 2019
    The Cortaca Jug game between Ithaca and Cortland is being played in Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, with the express purpose of setting the Division III football single-game attendance record. It looks as if it will be successful.
  • 2019 Cortaca Jug to Set Division III Attendance Record
    October 03, 2019
    The New York City Chapter of the National Football Foundation (NYC/NFF), host of the 2019 Cortaca Jug game being played between Ithaca College and SUNY Cortland, has announced that ticket sales have set a new all-time record for a Division III football game.
  • Top 25 roundup: UWEC knocks off Tommies
    September 28, 2019
    UW-Eau Claire delivered a ringing upset of No. 6 St. Thomas, while Ithaca survived a challenge from a former rival, and Mount Union had no challenge whatsoever in Saturday's games among D3football.com Top 25 teams.
  • No. 13 Ithaca Hangs On To Beat St. John Fisher, 38-35
    September 28, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 13 Ithaca College football team raced out to a 35-10 lead midway through the second quarter over visiting St. John Fisher College at Butterfield Stadium on Saturday, but the Bombers found themselves in a shootout from there, as Fisher stormed back with 22 unanswered points in the second half. Ithaca would come up with a huge interception in the final minute from junior Khiry Brown to preserve the 38-35 victory and improve to 3-0 on the season. Fisher drops to 3-1 overall.
  • No. 13/14 Ithaca Set to Battle St. John Fisher at Butterfield Stadium Saturday
    September 26, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 13/14 Ithaca College football team will play its second straight home game this Saturday, September 28, against former Empire 8 Conference rival at Butterfield Stadium in a 1 p.m. kickoff. Ithaca is 2-0 on the season, while Fisher sports a 3-0 record. The last time IC and Fisher squared off with undefeated records was 2006 and the Cardinals came away with a 34-10 victory in that matchup.
  • D3football.com Names Ithaca's Hadac to Team of the Week
    September 24, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – For the second consecutive game in which the nationally ranked Ithaca College football team has played, a member of the program was named to the D3football.com Team of the Week. On Tuesday morning, September 24, senior defensive end John Hadac was selected to the national team of the week after his performance in Ithaca’s 27-9 victory over Alfred last Saturday.
  • No. 22 Ithaca Stifles Alfred in 27-9 Home Victory
    September 21, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 22 Ithaca College team ran its record to 2-0 on the early season as the Bombers used 27 unanswered points to secure a comfortable 27-9 victory over visiting Alfred University on Saturday, September 21 at Butterfield Stadium. The home-opening victory marks the 40th win over the Saxons in 60 all-time meetings dating back to 1933.
  • No. 22 Ithaca Welcomes Alfred to Butterfield Stadium on Saturday
    September 19, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – The nationally ranked No. 22 Ithaca College football team makes its long-awaited return to Butterfield Stadium for the 2019 season as the Bombers open their home schedule against Alfred University on Saturday for a 1 p.m. kickoff. Ithaca (1-0) and Alfred (2-0), former Empire 8 Conference foes, will square off for the 60th all-time meeting this weekend.
  • Smith’s Two Blocked Punts Earns D3football.com Team of the Week Honors
    September 10, 2019
    ITHACA, N.Y. – D3football.com released its first Team of the Week for the 2019 season on Monday evening, September 7 and Ithaca College senior Kyle Smith was recognized as a special team performer for his role in IC’s 66-28 season-opening win at Saint Vincent last Saturday. This is the 21st season in which D3football.com has selected a Team of the Week, which honors the top player nationally at each position.
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