2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
2-9, 12th in CAA
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319dBill Connelly

FCS viewer's guide: Games and storylines to watch

North Dakota State looks to bounce back after a baffling blowout loss, Deion Sanders and Jackson State face the first test of the season, and newly anointed No. 1 James Madison has a chance to prove its ranking.


Albany knocks off Towson behind Mofor, Undercuffler

Karl Mofor ran for a pair of touchdowns and Jeff Undercuffler passed for two more and Albany knocked off Towson 38-21 Saturday night, scoring 14 points off turnovers and taking down a top-10 foe for the third straight season.


Englis helps Richmond hold off Albany 23-20

Beau English threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score and Richmond sacked Albany quarterback Jeff Underfuffler seven times as the Spiders held off the Great Danes 23-20 on Saturday.


Undercuffler, James lead Albany in 45-3 win over Bryant

Jeff Undercuffler threw two touchdown passes and ran for a score, Jarren Williams returned an interception for a score and Albany beat Bryant 45-3 on Saturday, handing first-year coach Chris Merritt his second straight loss.


Central Michigan opens McElwain era with win over Albany

Quinten Dormady threw three touchdown passes, Jonathan Ward ran for two scores, and Central Michigan kicked off the coach Jim McElwain era with its 12th straight win against FCS opponents, 38-21 against Albany in Thursday night's season opener.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

Source: Maryland is hiring Delbert Cowsette as defensive line coach. Cowsette, an All-ACC player with the Terrapins, spent the last five years coaching defensive line at Albany. He also has coached defensive line at Hampton. Cowsette spent seven seasons as a player in the NFL.

Pitt returns opening kickoff for TD (0:52)
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Testaverde's son gets starting QB nod at Albany

Vincent Testaverde, the son of longtime NFL quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Vinny Testaverde, will start at QB for Albany after transferring from Miami.

An absolute dime gives ODU the TD from 55 yards out (0:45)
Albany defense making an INT look easy (0:28)
Albany forces a fumble at the goal line to help preserve win (1:30)

Buffalo takes punt for 86-yard TD

Jacob Martinez juked the first few defenders then turned on the speed on this return TD. Buffalo rolled Albany 51-14.

Albany star sets assists record

In the first quarter of today's quarterfinal game against Notre Dame, Albany's Lyle Thompson picked up assist No. 222, the most in Division I history. Thompson was already the all-time leader in career points with 395 entering today's play. Live on ESPNU & WatchESPN

8yMatt Fortuna

ACC's lunchtime links

Two ACC Heisman finalists. How about that? Andre Williams is blown away by being a Heisman finalist, Jack McCluskey writes on ESPNBoston.com. Tickets for the bowl games featuring Clemson and Duke are among the highest bowl prices out there.