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.
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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.
Ticket Info Announced For NCAA Division II National Semifinal GameBig Rapids, Mich. - 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) and ticket information has been made available for the playoff contest in Maryville, Mo.
Ferris State Alum Jason Vander Laan Honored As 2017 NCAA Today's Top 10 Award RecipientBig Rapids, Mich. - Former Ferris State University football standout and two-time Harlon Hill Trophy winner Jason Vander Laan (Frankfort, Ill./Chicago Christian) added yet another major honor to his ever-growing award list on Friday as he was chosen as one of the nation's top 10 student-athletes from all levels to receive the prestigious 2017 NCAA Today's Top 10 Award.
PREVIEW: Ferris State Visits Rival GVSU For National Quarterfinal Game SaturdayThis Week: The Ferris State Bulldogs will square off against archrival Grand Valley State in the NCAA Division II National Quarterfinals this Saturday, Dec. 3, at GVSU's Lubbers Stadium in Allendale. The game will pit the top two regional seeds for the Super Region Four Championship with a berth in the national semifinals at stake. Kickoff is set for 1:06 p.m.