Ferris State Assistant Coach & Alum Sparky McEwen Tabbed As Head Coach At DavenportBig Rapids, Mich. - A second member of this past fall's Ferris State University football coaching staff will have an opportunity to lead his own program in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) as Bulldog alum and assistant coach Charles "Sparky" McEwen was appointed Thursday as the head coach at Davenport University.
2017 Ferris State Football "National Signing Day Central"Big Rapids, Mich. - A total of 29 student-athletes, all 25 from inside the state of Michigan, have joined the Ferris State University football program as the Bulldogs unveiled their 2017 recruiting class with a big splash. Visit this link for complete details.
Ferris State Alum Jason Vander Laan Honored With Prestigious Award At NCAA ConventionBig Rapids, Mich. - Former Ferris State University football standout and two-time Harlon Hill Trophy winner Jason Vander Laan (Frankfort, Ill./Chicago Christian) was honored with one of his most prestigious national awards yet on Wednesday (Jan. 18) night as he was presented the 2017 NCAA Today's Top 10 Award in Nashville at the NCAA Awards Banquet.
Bulldogs' Kyle Nystrom Tabbed As Head Football Coach At Northern MichiganBig Rapids, Mich. - After helping lead the Ferris State University football team to the NCAA Division II National Semifinals this past season under head coach Tony Annese, FSU's Kyle Nystrom was tabbed as the head coach Tuesday at fellow Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) member Northern Michigan.
Ferris State's Zach Sieler A National Nominee For 2016 Cliff Harris AwardBig Rapids, Mich. - Standout sophomore defensive end Zach Sieler (Pickney) of the national semifinalist Ferris State University football squad has been chosen as one of the national nominees for the 2016 Cliff Harris Award, which is presented to the nation's top small college defensive player.
WATCH: National Semifinal Press ConferenceFerris State Head Coach Tony Annese, senior QB Trevor Bermingham and DE Zach Sieler address the media after the Bulldogs' national semifinal setback to Northwest Missouri State.
WATCH: Ferris State National Semifinal HighlightsHighlights from Ferris State's 35-20 loss in the Division II Football National Semi-Final vs. Northwest Missouri State. The Bulldogs made their second trip in program history to the national semi-final and first under the direction of Head Coach Tony Annese, in the midst of the longest season in school history.
FOOTBALL GAMEDAY: Ferris State vs. Northwest Missouri State - NCAA SemifinalGAMEDAY INFO: The Ferris State University Bulldogs will square off against defending national champion Northwest Missouri State in the 2016 NCAA Division II National Semifinals this Saturday (Dec. 10). Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. (ET) at Bearcat Stadium in Maryville, Mo.
Please visit this link to access FSU Football Gameday information for Saturday's contest.
Ferris State Sophomore Defensive End Zach Sieler Tabbed As AFCA All-AmericanBig Rapids, Mich. - Standout sophomore defensive lineman Zach Sieler (Pickney) of the Ferris State University football squad has earned All-America honors for the first time in his collegiate career as he was named today (Dec. 7) to the 2016 American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Division II All-America Second Team.
WATCH: Ferris State National Quarterfinal Post Game Press ConferenceHead Coach Tony Annese, quarterback Trevor Bermingham, receiver Malik Taylor and defensive lineman Zach Sieler address the media following their 47-32 victory over the Grand Valley State Lakers in the National Quarterfinals at Lubbers Stadium, matching a school record 12 wins in a season in the process.