2021 Bryant University Football News

Adeboboye drafted by Toronto in CFL Draft
Adeboboye drafted by Toronto in CFL Draft

May 03, 2022

TORONTO, Ontario -- Bryant University football running back Daniel Adeboboye was drafted in the second round, 15th overall, by the Toronto Argos on Tuesday in the Canadian Football League (CFL) Draft.

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Bryant announces 2022 Big South schedule; 4 non-conference games

March 30, 2022

SMITHFIELD, R.I. – A day after joining the Big South Conference as an affiliate member, the Bryant University football team is excited to announce its 2022 Big South schedule.

Bryant Football to join Big South Conference in 2022
Bryant Football to join Big South Conference in 2022

March 29, 2022

SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University announced that the Bryant University football team will join the Big South Conference as an associate member in football beginning in 2022.

Bryant places 135 student-athletes on NEC fall Academic Honor Roll
Bryant places 135 student-athletes on NEC fall Academic Honor Roll

February 22, 2022

SOMERSET, N.J. -- It was another record-breaking semester for Bryant University student-athletes in the fall, as a total of 135 student-athletes were named to the Northeast Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll. 

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Bulldogs place 18 on Phil Steele All-NEC teams

January 13, 2022

SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- Zevi Eckhaus was named the Phil Steele Northeast Conference Freshman of the Year and 18 Bulldogs were named all-league, the publication announced on Tuesday. 

Kennedy records first-career touchdown Sunday for Lions
Kennedy records first-career touchdown Sunday for Lions

January 10, 2022

DETROIT -- Bryant University football and men's lacrosse alum Tom Kennedy recorded his first-career touchdown in the National Football League (NFL) on Sunday, throwing a 75-yard TD pass to help the Detroit Lions defeat the Green Bay Packers in the final game of the regular season. 

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Eckhaus named HERO Sports Freshman All-American

December 14, 2021

SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- Bryant University football freshman quarterback Zevi Eckhaus earned Freshman All-American honors from HERO Sports on Tuesday. 

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Eckhaus finishes 4th in Jerry Rice Award voting

December 13, 2021

CHICAGO - Bryant University football freshman quarterback Zevi Eckhaus finished fourth in the voting for the 2021 Stats Perform Jerry Rice Award announced on Monday. 

Bryant Football celebrates 2021 season
Bryant Football celebrates 2021 season

December 13, 2021

SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- The Bryant University football team celebrated its 2021 season and its senior class during its annual banquet on Saturday night in Bello. 

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Saddler named to All-New England Team

November 29, 2021

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. -- Bryant University football senior linebacker Ryan Saddler was named to the 2021New England Football Writers Association All-New England team on Monday. 

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Eckhaus named NEC Off. Rookie of the Year, 9 named All-NEC

November 24, 2021

SOMERSET, N.J. – Bryant University football quarterback Zevi Eckhaus was named the Northeast Conference Offensive Rookie of the Year and was one of nine Bulldogs to earn All-NEC honors, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.

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Merritt, Eckhaus named finalists for FCS Awards

November 22, 2021

CHICAGO - Bryant University football head coach Chris Merritt and freshman quarterback Zevi Eckhaus were named finalists for two major Stats Perform FCS year-end awards, it was announced on Monday. 

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Eckhaus claims NEC Rookie of the Week honors

November 22, 2021

SOMERSET, N.J. -- Bryant University football quarterback Zevi Eckhaus was named the Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week on Monday. 

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Bryant closes 2021 with 58-14 victory over Merrimack

November 20, 2021

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – Zevi Eckhaus threw for 317 yards and four touchdowns, while Fabrice Mukendi, Ishod Finger and Anthony Frederick all scored a pair of touchdowns as the Bryant University football team closed the 2021 season with a 58-14  victory over Merrimack on Saturday afternoon.

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Bryant closes regular season at Merrimack Saturday

November 17, 2021

SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The Bryant University football team heads to North Andover, Massachusetts, to face Merrimack in the final regular-season game of the 2021 season on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff is set for 1:00 p.m.