Home field advantage worked its magic as the University defeated the Oklahoma Baptist Bison in a 34-3 blowout Sept. 28 in the Huskies’ first home game at Strake Jesuit College Preparatory’s Crusader Stadium.
Two high-profile coaches, Scott Smith (left) and Brent Vieselmeyer (right), rounds out the staff of full time assistant football coaches this semester, said Athletic Director Steve Moniaci. He added that the team has also signed 19 new players.
Students at the University got a special sneak preview into the future of University athletics at convocation on Sept. 26.
In 2011, the NFL moved kickoffs to the 35-yard line. Then the league got rid of the three-man wedge and limited the distance that tacklers could run before a kickoff. Now the outrageous idea of eliminating kickoffs altogether is being considered by owners and NFL officials.