NCAA Football

Holy Cross Crusaders (7-6)


Former FCS players help fill XFL rosters

(Stats Perform) - More than four-dozen FCS players, including All-Americans from recent national championship-winning programs North Dakota State and James Madison, were part of the eight XFL rosters that were finalized on Monday.

Former North Dakota State linebacker Nick DeLuca will play for the New York Guardians while James Madison has running back Khalid Abdullah on the DC Defenders and defensive end Andrew Ankrah with the St. Louis Battlehawks.

The XFL, which played a single season in 2001, is returning with a 10-game regular season and playoffs, beginning Feb. 8-9. Each franchise has a 52-player roster.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: C. Degenhardt2372
Passing TDs: C. Degenhardt14
Rushing Yards: D. Cozier1147
Rushing TDs: D. Cozier7
Receiving Yards: A. Asante697
Receiving TDs: A. Asante6
Interceptions: None 
Schedule 2019
Date Opponent Result / Time
8/31 at Navy L 7 - 45
9/7 vs. New Hampshire W 13 - 10
9/21 at Yale L 10 - 23
9/28 at Syracuse L 3 - 41
10/5 at Bucknell W 21 - 14
10/12 at Brown W 47 - 31
10/19 vs. Harvard L 21 - 31
10/26 vs. Colgate W 31 - 10
11/2 at Lehigh W 24 - 17
11/9 vs. Lafayette L 20 - 23
11/16 at Fordham W 49 - 27
11/23 vs. Georgetown W 24 - 0
11/30 at Monmouth L 27 - 44
Patriot League
  Conference Overall
Holy Cross 5-1 7-6
Lafayette 4-2 4-8
Bucknell 3-3 3-8
Lehigh 3-3 4-7
Colgate 3-3 4-8
Fordham 2-4 4-8
Georgetown 1-5 5-6
Offense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4496 (66)
Passing Yards: 2729 (53)
Rushing Yards: 1767 (62)
Points per game: 22.8 (91)
Yards per game: 345.8 (89)
Touchdowns: 35 (80)
Field Goals: 11 (51)
Defense (FCS Rank)
Yards: 4927 (80)
Passing Yards: 2927 (89)
Rushing Yards: 2000 (72)
Points per game: 24.3 (36)
Yards per game: 379.0 (54)
Touchdowns: 38 (55)
Field Goals: 15 (106)