Blue Knight Football News Feed

Wallace Tabbed First Team Preseason All-American

NEW YORK, N.Y. (July 28, 2015) – Urbana senior linebacker D’Gary Wallace has been selected first team Preseason All-American by USA College Football for the upcoming season. The 26th annual preseason team recognizes outstanding student-athletes who have been nominated by members of the Football Writers’ Association, head coaches and sports information directors. Read More

Urbana Inks Three-Year Deal with Under Armour

Jul. 20th, 2015

URBANA, Ohio (July 20, 2015) - The Urbana University department of athletics announced a three-year partnership with Under Armour on Monday, recognizing the global performance brand as the official outfitter of Blue Knight athletics until the summer of 2018. Read More

Urbana Free Youth Football Camp set for July 29

Jul. 16th, 2015

URBANA, Ohio - The Urbana football staff has announced its youth camp will be held on Wednesday, July 29, at Blue Knight Stadium. The camp is free to any student entering kindergarten through eighth grade. Read More

Gianangeli & Cayot Named Scholar-Athlete of the Year Finalists

Jul. 13th, 2015

BRIDGEPORT, W. Va. (July 13, 2015) – Two Urbana student-athletes were named finalists for the inaugural Mountain East Conference Scholar-Athlete of the Year Award, announced by the league office on Monday. Women’s soccer player Taylor Gianangeli and football player Taylor Cayot were selected as one of 24 finalists. Read More

Blue Knights Have 91 with 3.25 GPA or Better

Jun. 11th, 2015

URBANA, Ohio – A total of 91 student-athletes earned recognition to the Athletic Director’s Spring Honor Roll during the 2014-15 academic year. The student-athletes named to the AD’s Honor Roll maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher.
“We are pleased to announce the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll highlighting our student-athletes who achieved this great milestone in the spring semester,” Urbana Director of Athletics Larry Cox said. “It reinforces our commitment to excellence in competition, in the classroom, and in the community. These student-athletes, along with Faculty Athletic Representative Dr. Jim Judge and the coaching staffs, deserve a ton of credit for this achievement.” Read More