AU Press Releases

Saxon football team cracks Top 25

ALFRED, NY -- The Alfred University football team is ranked in the Top 25 nationally after the Saxons' 26-13 win over 11th-ranked St. John Fisher on Saturday.

The Saxons (4-1, 3-0 Empire 8) are ranked 21st in this week's Top 25. It marks the first time AU have been ranked this season; the last time Alfred was ranked nationally was prior to a loss to Salisbury in Week 6 of the 2011 season.

 St. John Fisher (4-2, 1-2 Empire 8), which was ranked 11th prior to Saturday's game, drops to 24th in the rankings.

Alfred is in action next on Saturday, Oct. 20, at noon at seventh-ranked Salisbury.