AU Press Releases

Saxon football team retains national ranking

ALFRED, NY – The Alfred University football team climbed is ranked 25th in a pair of national Top 25 Division III polls.

AU (3-0, 1-0 Empire 8) is ranked 25th in the poll and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) poll. The Saxons are making their third straight appearance in the weekly poll, dropping two spots from 23rd despite Saturday’s 35-28 win at Springfield in the their Empire 8 opener. Alfred is making its first appearance this season in the AFCA poll.

The Saxons are in action next on Saturday, Oct. 2, when they host Frostburg (MD) State in their annual Homecoming game at 1 p.m.