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Drake takes 41-17 road win against Marist

Sep. 28, 2019 4:20 PM EDT

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Ian Corwin threw a career-high four touchdown passes and Drake won for the first time this season beating Marist 41-17 on Saturday. Corwin led Drake (1-3, 1-0 Pioneer League) on a six-play, 59-yard scoring drive on the Bulldogs' first possession. A 22-yard touchdown pass to Devin...

Cornell tops Marist 21-7, has 2 goal-line stops in opener

Sep. 21, 2019 4:10 PM EDT

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Harold Coles rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown, Mike Catanese ran for a pair of scores and Cornell's defense stopped Marist three times on fourth-down plays in the final period to win its season opener 21-7 Saturday. Cornell's rushing game dominated with 263 yards while holding...

Marist rallies to beat Stetson 26-23 in Pioneer opener

Sep. 14, 2019 3:27 PM EDT

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — Austin Day threw a 45-yard touchdown pass, backup Luke Strnad threw a go-ahead 75-yarder and Marist overcame a late fumble to beat Stetson 26-23 in a Pioneer Football League opener Saturday. Anthony Olivencia had 150 yards on four receptions and caught both TD passes. In the...

Marist prof walks 2,800 miles for veteran suicide awareness

Aug. 24, 2019 4:24 PM EDT

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. (AP) — A Marist College professor has finished a cross-country walk to raise awareness about suicide and homelessness among veterans. Tommy Zurhellen is an associate professor of English and is a Navy veteran. He finished his roughly 2,800-mile trek Friday afternoon on the college's...