The Union College football team already snapped one losing streak this season when they ended a 12-game slide with its 28-13 win over Western Connecticut State two weeks ago. But there are three other losing streaks the Dutchmen have hanging over them.
Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks is one of the nation’s top rushers. Mason Gray makes an impact play from the safety position each week. Neven Sussman is entrenched as the University at Albany football team’s quarterback.
Growing up in Castleton-on-Hudson and attending Columbia High School, Union College junior running back Connor Kinzelmann idolized former Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles and New York Jets quarterback Michael Vick.
Troops of loyal fans gathered Thursday night for the Siena Basketball KeyBank Sneak Preview, a festive meet-and-greet with Saints players and coaches annually held two months before the teams’ first games of the upcoming season.
Picked to finish 11th out of a dozen teams in the Colonial Athletic Association before the 2016 season started, the University at Albany football team broke into the national FCS rankings earlier this week on the strength of its 2-0 start.
Sophomore running back Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks ran for 178 yards and three touchdowns as the University at Albany opened Colonial Athletic Association play with a 35-7 victory over Rhode Island on Saturday at Meade Stadium.