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2019-20 Bentley University Football News

  • Bentley Student-Athletes Once Again Have Highest Graduation Rate in Division II
    October 18, 2019
    For the third straight year, Bentley University is ranked number one nationally in the latest NCAA Division II Academic Success Rate report, which was announced this week. Bentley, which shared the top spot in 2017, was the only institution to record an ASR of 99 for the second straight year. This marks the sixth straight year that Bentley has achieved an ASR of 97 or better and the ninth straight it was been above 90.
  • Bentley Looks to Cool Off Stonehill
    October 17, 2019
    The Bentley University Falcons will look to hand the Stonehill College Skyhawks their first Northeast-10 Conference loss of the season when the two teams meet Saturday afternoon at Stonehill’s W.B. Mason Stadium.
  • Southern Connecticut Uses Aerial Attack to Top Bentley, 31-17
    October 12, 2019
    Freshman quarterback Jackson Ostrowsky (Mount Pleasant, Mich.) threw for 405 yards and four touchdowns as Southern Connecticut State defeated Bentley University, 31-17, in Northeast-10 Conference football Saturday afternoon.
  • Naples Daily News: "Gulf Coast grad Will Sheriffs honored after big game for Bentley"
    October 11, 2019
    After earning Northeast-10 Defensive Player of the Week honors, Bentley defensive back Will Sheriffs was profiled by his hometown paper, the Naples Daily News, by Andrew Sodergren.
  • Bentley Returns Home to Host Southern Connecticut Saturday
    October 10, 2019
    After putting up 73 points in the last two games with mixed results, the Bentley University Falcons will reach the midpoint of the season Saturday afternoon when they take on visiting Southern Connecticut State. Kickoff on the Bentley Football Field is set for 2 pm and like all conference games, can be viewed on the NE10 NOW digital network.
  • Collins Named Northeast-10 Special Teams Player of the Week
    October 07, 2019
    Bentley University sophomore kick returned Isaiah Collins (Dorchester Center/Belmont Hill School) has been named the Special Teams Player of the Week in the Northeast-10 Conference.
  • Bentley Falls in OT to Assumption, 45-42, After Erasing 28-Point Deficit
    October 05, 2019
    Down 28 with a minute left in the third quarter at Multi-Purpose Stadium, the Bentley University Falcons ran off 28 unanswered points to forge a 42-42 tie before Assumption College claimed the Northeast-10 Conference victory, 45-42, on a 35-yard field goal in the first overtime.
  • Following Win over New Haven, Bentley Turns Sights to Assumption
    October 03, 2019
    Following an impressive all-around effort against the University of New Haven that resulted in a 31-14 victory over the Northeast-10’s preseason favorite, the Bentley University Falcons will look to carry that momentum into this Saturday’s contest at Assumption College. Kickoff at Multi-Sport Stadium is set for noon (it was changed from 1 pm due to the EEE threat) and fans can watch on the NE10 NOW Digital Network.
  • McCarthy Named Campbell Trophy Semifinalist
    October 02, 2019
    Bentley University senior wide receiver Ryan McCarthy (Holden/Wachusett Reg. HS) has been named one of 185 semifinalists for the William V. Campbell Trophy Presented by Mazda, which recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation.
  • Sheriffs Named Northeast-10 Defensive Player of the Week
    September 30, 2019
    Bentley University senior safety Will Sheriffs (Naples, Fla./Gulf Coast HS) has been named the Northeast-10 Conference Defensive Player of the Week for his outstanding effort in Friday night’s big win over the University of New Haven.
  • Bentley Excels in All 3 Phases to Defeat New Haven, 31-14
    September 27, 2019
    Senior Will Sheriffs (Naples, Fla./Gulf Coast HS) returned an interception for a touchdown on the first play of the game, junior QB Stephen Sturm (Collegeville, Pa./Perkiomen Valley HS) amassed 294 yards total offense, senior receiver Drew Mahoney (West Suffield, Conn./ Suffield Academy) caught 11 balls for 146 yards and the defense pitched a shutout over the final 55 minutes as Bentley University defeated the University of New Haven, 31-14, in Northeast-10 Conference football Friday night at Bentley.
  • NCAA Showcase Visits Waltham as Bentley Opens Home Schedule Under the Friday Night Lights
    September 26, 2019
    Forty-seven days after returning to campus, the Bentley University Falcons will finally play a home game when they host the University of New Haven Chargers under the Friday night lights. The Falcons’ only night game of 2019 will kick off at 7:05 pm.
  • Globe West: "Former Bentley QB Danny Guadagnoli now surveys commercial real estate field"
    September 21, 2019
    Boston Globe sports correspondent Marvin Pave recently caught up with former Bentley QB Danny Guadagnoli as part of Globe Local's "Catching Up With" series
  • 129 Bentley Student-Athletes Receive D2ADA Academic Achievement Awards
    September 20, 2019
    129 Bentley University student-athletes have received 2018-19 Academic Achievement Awards from the Division 2 Athletics Director Association for their success in the classroom last academic year.
  • AIC Scores in Every Quarter to Upend Bentley, 28-23
    September 14, 2019
    Campbell University transfer quarterback Jayson Demild (Sayreville, N.J.) ran for two touchdowns and passed for a go-ahead TD in the third quarter as American International College scored in every quarter to upend Bentley University, 28-23, in non-conference college football Saturday afternoon at Abdow Field.
  • Following Strong Effort but Tough Loss in Opener, Bentley Visits AIC Saturday
    September 11, 2019
    Coming off a solid performance but a disappointing final outcome against the 22nd-ranked team in Division II, the Bentley University Falcons will be back on the road Saturday to take on American International College. Kickoff at Ronald J. Abdow Field is 12 noon and the game can be viewed at
  • Late TD Gives No. 22 West Chester 14-7 Win over Bentley; Falcons Denied Despite 5 Takeaways
    September 07, 2019
    Despite 131 rushing yards by junior Andrew Brazicki (Franklin Park, N.J./ St. Thomas Aquinas HS) and five takeaways, the Bentley University Falcons came up short when a last-minute 30-yard touchdown by redshirt freshman Ja’Den Mckenzie (Morton, Pa.) gave West Chester University, the 22nd-ranked team in Division II, a season-opening 14-7 non-conference win at Farrell Stadium Saturday afternoon.
  • Bentley Kicks Off 2019 Season Saturday at No. 22 West Chester
    September 04, 2019
    There will be no easing into the 32nd season of varsity football for the Bentley University Falcons as they’ll take on one of the region’s premier teams, the West Chester University Golden Rams, for the fourth consecutive opener. Kickoff on Saturday, Sept. 7 is set for noon at Farrell Stadium in West Chester, Pa. Fans can watch the game online at
  • NCAA Division II Football Showcase to Include Bentley Home-Opener vs. New Haven
    August 27, 2019
    The home-opener for the Bentley University football team, slated for Friday, Sept. 27 against the University of New Haven, has been selected to be part of the NCAA Division II Showcase. Kickoff is slated for 7:05 pm.
  • Thorbahn Named Bentley Football Captain
    August 26, 2019
    Senior defensive back Pete Thorbahn (Norwell/Xaverian Bros. HS), a three-time All-Northeast-10 Conference honoree, has been named captain of the 2019 Bentley University football team, head coach Bill Kavanaugh announced.
  • Bentley Tied for 4th in NE10 Preseason Football Coaches Poll
    August 14, 2019
    The Bentley University Falcons are tied for fourth in the Northeast-10 Conference Football Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was announced by the conference Wednesday. The Falcons, coming off a 4-6 season, were even with Southern Connecticut State in the middle of the nine-team conference, both with 40 points.
  • Norris ‘16 to Attend National Football Foundation’s Campbell Trophy® Summit at Stanford
    August 10, 2019
    Former Bentley University defensive end Paul Norris (North Attleboro), a 2015 CoSIDA Division II Academic All-America®, has been selected to attend the 2019 National Football Foundation Campbell Trophy® Summit, sponsored by Intuit, at Stanford University. The third annual event will be held August 14-17.
  • Bentley Football Returns to Campus Sunday for Preseason Camp
    August 09, 2019
    100 players are expected to report Sunday when the Bentley University Falcons return to campus for the opening of preseason football camp.