BANGOR – The historic Husson football campaign came to a close in the second round of the Division III NCAA Tournament, and the Eagles made further program history in the process.
Husson finished the season ranked 21st in the American Football Coaches Association Division III Coaches poll for the first time ever, a 10-position jump from their preseason ranking. Additionally, they finished tied for No. 25 with Franklin in the D3Football.com national poll, released Sunday.
The Eagles picked up a win over undefeated No. 19 Springfield College in the opening round of the tournament before falling to No. 5 Delaware Valley University.