The #6th ranked
Nassau Lions completed a perfect season Saturday with a (34-27)
victory over # 7th ranked Scottsdale CC in the Valley of the Sun Bowl
. The Lions end the year with a 10-0 record, finishing undefeated for the first time since 2010. Game Recap
The 2014 All-NEFC teams
were announced today and the Lions swept in the voting for awards. Congratulations to Offensive MVP (Ben Holmes), Defensive MVP (Rasul Douglas) and Coach of the Year (Joe Osovet).
The Lions will represent the NEFC in the Valley of the Sun Bowl (Scottsdale, AZ) vs. Scottsdale CC on December 6th @ 2:00pm MST.
Yahkee Johnson (RB) and Julian Farinola (DB) were both named NEFC offensive and defensive players or the week.
Also the Lions moved up one spot to #6
in the NJCAA rankings.
Congratulations to the entire NCC Football program as they captured the 2014 Northeast Football Conference title
by defeating ASA College (48-20)
. This is the Lions third crown since joining the conference in 2005. Game Stats
Nassau and ASA to play for NEFC league title for third consecutive year. One streak must come to an end this Saturday (11/8) as it will be a winner take all contest. The Lions are riding an 8-game win streak this 2014 season, while ASA holds a 14-game win streak in NEFC play. Lets Go Lions!!!
10/27/14 - Ben Holmes (QB) and Deon Wright (LB)
were both named NEFC offensive and defensive players of the week
. Holmes has earned this honor two other times this season.
- Ben Holmes (QB)
named NEFC offensive player of the week
for the second time this season. Holmes completed 13 of 22 passes for 159 yards (3 TD).
- After being idle with a week off the Lions returned to action in dominating fashion as they defeated Dean College (38-0)
to remain undefeated (7-0, 3-0)
on the season. Game Stats
- #8 Lions (6-0)
get a homecoming victory over #16 Georgia Military (22-14)
. Nassau scored 16 unanswered points after trailing 14-6 midway through the third quarter. Anthony Cruz (QB)
rushed for two touchdowns in the fourth quarter.Game Stats
- Nassau sweeps NEFC Player of the Week
honors. The Northeast Football Conference named a trio of Nassau players - Ben Holmes (QB), Rasul Douglas (DB)
and Jake D'Amelio (K)
as the league's offensive, defensive and special teams players of the week.
- The Lions defeat Lackawanna (45-44)
to remain unbeaten (5-0,2-0)
in an amazing game that had a spectacular finish. Freshman Deon Wright (LB)
blocked a potentially game tying PAT with no time left in the game to seal the victory. Game Stats
- Freshman Tyrell Chavis (DL)
was named NEFC Special Teams Player of the Week
. Chavis blocked two field goal attempts during the Lions victory versus Erie Community College.
- The #7th ranked Lions still undefeated (4-0)
as they win on the road defeating Erie CC (19-10)
. Game Stats
- Nassau continues to climb in the NJCAA football poll as the Lions are ranked 7th
in this weeks gridiron poll. The Lions plays a non-conference game on Saturday (9/20) at Erie Community College.
- The #10th ranked Lions (3-0, 1-0)
begin NEFC play with a victory over the Monroe College Mustangs (21-16)
. Game Stats
Nationally ranked Nassau Community College opens its conference season Saturday (9/13) when it travels to New Rochelle, NY to face Monroe College at 6:30pm. The Lions are ranked 10th
and (2-0) on the season while Monroe is (1-1) after seeing its seven-game win streak snapped with a (27-6) loss to Dean College last week.
- Nassau off to perfect start (2-0)
as they defeat Navy Prep (30-6). Game Stats
The Lions start the season out in dominating fashion as they cruise to victory over Widener University JV (48-7)
. Game Stats
The Nassau CC Lions open the season as the #14 ranked
team in the NJCAA preseason football poll.