While four Brooklyn Tech alums and their teams completed their seasons this past weekend, two Tech alum will be in the FCS Playoffs.
Fordham, with Kyvaune Brammer (TECH 2013) on the roster, fell to Army in their final game of the season 42-31. The Rams end the regular season with a 10-2 overall record and undefeated in the Patriot League. Brammer was scout player of the week twice this season. Fordham hosts Sacred Heart in the first round of the FCS Playoffs on Saturday, November 29 at Noon. The game will be aired on ESPN3. The game is a repeat of last year’s first round playoff, where the Rams defeated the Pioneers 37-27. The winner of the game faces #1 overall seed University of New Hampshire.
Villanova, with Thomas Plonski (TECH 2013) on the roster, defeated Delaware 35-28 for the Battle of the Blue Trophy. The Wildcats were down by 1, but a touchdown with 23 seconds left, secured them a win. Villanova finishes the season with a 10-2 overall record and a 7-1 in the CAA. Villanova is seeded #6 overall, and receives a first round bye. Villanova will face the winner of James Madison-Liberty on December 6 at 4:30 p.m. The game will be aired on ESPN3.
James Gales (TECH 2013) saw some playing time on special teams, making a tackle and an assisted tackle, in Princeton’s 41-10 loss to Dartmouth. The Tigers end their season with a 5-5 record overall and a 4-3 record in the Ivy League.
Tristan Brown (TECH 2014) had 2 carries for 8 yards in Ithaca’s first round 22-15 playoff loss to Hobart. The Bombers finish the season with a 7-4 record overall and 6-2 in the E8 conference.
RPI, with Tyler Dougherty (TECH 2013) on the roster, lost the ECAC North Atlantic Bowl to Framingham State College 42-36 in overtime. The Engineers finish the season 6-5 overall and 4-3 in the Liberty League.
LIU-Post, with Deon Mash (TECH 2014) on the roster, fell to Virginia State 28-17 in the first round of the Division II Playoffs. The Pioneers finish the season with an 8-4 record overall and 7-2 in the NE-10 conference.
Congrats to all of our alumni on fantastic seasons, and we will keep you updated on how Fordham and Villanova do in the upcoming weeks.