Brockport to Travel to Western New England for NCAA First Round Action Saturday
BROCKPORT, NY – The College at Brockport football team will travel to Western New England University in Springfield, Massachusetts on Saturday to take on the Golden Bears in the first round of the NCAA Division III Football Championship. Game time is scheduled for 12 p.m. The three-time Empire 8 Conference champions discovered their NCAA first round matchup during Sunday's football championship selection show streamed live on NCAA.com. Brockport enters the contest with an 8-2 regular season record, receiving the conference's automatic bid into the NCAA Championship following a 5-1 record in conference play which included a bid clinching victory over Cortland on November 2nd. Western New England is making its fifth consecutive NCAA appearance after going 9-1 overall and a perfect 7-0 in Commonwealth Coast Conference action. Western New England's lone loss of the season came at the hands of Division I FCS opponent Stetson University.