16 Conference Titles | Two NCAA Playoff Appearances 27 All-Americans | Four Academic All-Americans | One Rhodes Scholar 1921 National Champions

2011-12 Football News

  • Centre to host 2012 Kentucky Football Coaches Association Summer Clinic
    May 09, 2012
    Centre to host 2012 Kentucky Football Coaches Association Summer Clinic Football coaches from all over the state will be on hand when Centre hosts the 2012 Kentucky Football Coaches Association Summer Clinic on Saturday, May 12.
  • Centre football holds annual awards banquet
    February 27, 2012
    Centre football holds annual awards banquet On Saturday, Feb. 18, the annual football banquet took place in Cowan Dining Commons.
  • Hume, Pinque named to All-Commonwealth Team
    February 07, 2012
    Hume, Pinque named to All-Commonwealth Team Two of Centre's seniors, Ben Hume and Jonathan Pinque, were selected to the All-Commonwealth Collegiate Team, the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame announced Tuesday.
  • Colonels finish 16th in final D3football.com Poll, 18th in AFCA
    December 20, 2011
    Colonels finish 16th in final D3football.com Poll, 18th in AFCA After a 9-2 season and the program's first NCAA Division III Tournament win, the Centre football team finished at No. 16 in the final D3football.com Poll and No. 18 in the season's final American Football Coaches Association Poll, both of which were released Monday.
  • Hume selected as a D3football.com Third Team All-American
    December 17, 2011
    Hume selected as a D3football.com Third Team All-American Senior offensive tackle Ben Hume (Lexington, Ky.) continues to rack up accolades as we was selected as a D3football.com Third Team All-American in an announcement made at halftime of Friday evening's 2011 NCAA Division III National Championship football game.
  • Seniors Osterman, Pinque compete in All-American Bowl
    December 17, 2011
    Seniors Osterman, Pinque compete in All-American Bowl Two Centre football players, Tyler Osterman and Jonathan Pinque, wrapped up the 2011 season by competing in the All-American Bowl on Dec. 17 in Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Hume named to AFCA All-America Team
    December 12, 2011
    Hume named to AFCA All-America Team Following a season in which the Centre football program picked up its first NCAA Division III Playoff win, senior Ben Hume was named to the 2011 Division III Coaches' All-America Team by the American Football Coaches Association.
  • Saulino named to SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
    December 06, 2011
    Saulino named to SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team Centre's Brian Saulino was named to the 2011 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference All-Sportsmanship Team, the league announced on Tuesday.
  • Two Colonels earn All-South Region football honors
    December 06, 2011
    Two Colonels earn All-South Region football honors Two Centre football players accounted for three spots on the 2011 D3football.com All-South Region Team, which was released by the organization Monday.
  • Centre football earns 18 spots on All-SCAC teams
    November 28, 2011
    Centre football earns 18 spots on All-SCAC teams After a 9-2 season and its first NCAA Division III Playoff appearance, the Centre football team was well represented with 19 spots on the 2011 All-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Teams.
  • Centre drops second round NCAA game to No. 2 Mount Union
    November 26, 2011
    Centre drops second round NCAA game to No. 2 Mount Union The Centre football team’s first NCAA Division III Playoff run came to an end, but the Colonels were competitive with perennial Division III power No. 2 Mount Union before falling 30-10 Saturday in Alliance, Ohio.
  • Centre football wins 51-41 playoff shootout over Hampden-Sydney
    November 19, 2011
    Centre football wins 51-41 playoff shootout over Hampden-Sydney The Centre football program triumphed in its NCAA Division III playoff debut Saturday, advancing to the round of 16 with a 51-41 win over Hampden-Sydney College at Farris Stadium in Danville, Ky.
  • Hume selected to roster for Bowl of the Stars
    November 17, 2011
    Hume selected to roster for Bowl of the Stars Centre's Ben Hume was one of 49 NCAA Division III football players named to the preliminary Team Stars & Stripes roster for the third annual Tazon de Estrellas (Bowl of the Stars).
  • Centre football celebrates NCAA bid, prepares for Hampden-Sydney
    November 17, 2011
    Centre football celebrates NCAA bid, prepares for Hampden-Sydney After finishing the regular season with an 8-1 record, the Centre College football team will host Hampden-Sydney College on Saturday in the first round of the NCAA Division III Football Championship, the Colonels’ first postseason in 90 years.
  • Colonels selected to NCAA Division III Football Tournament
    November 13, 2011
    Colonels selected to NCAA Division III Football Tournament For the first time in school history, the Centre College football team will appear in the NCAA Division III Football Tournament after earning an at-large bid Sunday, Nov. 13.
  • Colonels close regular season with 41-28 win over Rhodes
    November 12, 2011
    Colonels close regular season with 41-28 win over Rhodes The Centre football team wrapped up the regular season and celebrated its senior day by jumping out to an early lead and holding on to defeat Rhodes College 41-28 in a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference contest Saturday in Danville, Ky.
  • Trinity defeats Centre 20-14 in battle of ranked teams
    November 05, 2011
    Trinity defeats Centre 20-14 in battle of ranked teams The No. 25 Colonels took an early two touchdown lead but were unable to hold on as they fell 20-14 to No. 18 Trinity in a matchup of unbeaten Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference teams Saturday in San Antonio, Texas.
  • SCAC title, playoff bid on line Saturday at No. 18 Trinity
    November 02, 2011
    SCAC title, playoff bid on line Saturday at No. 18 Trinity There are high hopes around the Centre football program with the team off to its first 7-0 start since 1989 and ranked No. 25 in the latest D3football.com Poll. However, as a Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference showdown with Trinity looms this weekend, head coach Andy Frye and the Colonels have their sights set even higher.
  • Rembowski named SCAC Character & Community Student Athlete of the Week
    November 02, 2011
    Rembowski named SCAC Character & Community Student Athlete of the Week Centre senior linebacker Tim Rembowski (Louisville, Ky.) has been selected the SCAC Character & Community Male Student Athlete of the Week for the week of October 17.
  • Football remains unbeaten, defeats Millsaps 24-22
    October 29, 2011
    Football remains unbeaten, defeats Millsaps 24-22 For the first time since the 1989 season, the Centre College football team has started a season 7-0 after defeating Millsaps College 24-22 Saturday, Oct. 29 in Jackson, Miss.
  • Gay, Gallas receive SCAC weekly football honors
    October 27, 2011
    Gay, Gallas receive SCAC weekly football honors The Centre football team had two players receive weekly honors from the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference following its 28-14 victory over Sewanee, as Ryan Gallas was selected as Defensive Player of the Week and Jordan Gay was named Special Teams Player of the Week.
  • Centre picks up 28-14 homecoming win over Sewanee
    October 22, 2011
    Centre picks up 28-14 homecoming win over Sewanee The Centre football team kept its perfect record intact, moving to 6-0 overall and 3-0 in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference with a 28-14 homecoming victory over Sewanee on Saturday at Farris Stadium.
  • Centre downs Birmingham Southern 45-20 in matchup of unbeatens
    October 15, 2011
    Centre downs Birmingham Southern 45-20 in matchup of unbeatens The Centre College football team shut out No. 24 Birmingham Southern College in the second half to pull away for a 45-20 victory in a matchup of undefeated Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference teams Saturday in Birmingham, Ala.
  • Defense comes up big again in 24-10 win at DePauw
    October 01, 2011
    Defense comes up big again in 24-10 win at DePauw Centre stayed perfect and ran its record to 4-0 on the year after picking up a 24-10 road win over former Southern Collegiate Athletic Confernce rival DePauw University on Saturday in Greencastle, Ind.
  • Jordan Gay receives season's second Player of the Week honor
    September 27, 2011
    Jordan Gay receives season's second Player of the Week honor After a season-long field goal of 51 yards and a punting average of 46.5 in Saturday's win over Austin College, junior kicker/punter Jordan Gay (Danville, Ky.) was named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week for the second time this season.
  • Football cruises to 45-0 win over Austin in SCAC opener
    September 24, 2011
    Football cruises to 45-0 win over Austin in SCAC opener The Centre College football team scored 14 points on its first two possessions and didn't look back going on to a 45-0 shutout victory over Austin College in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) opener for both teams Saturday, Sept. 24 in Danville, Ky.
  • Scotton named SCAC Offensive Player of the Week
    September 20, 2011
    Scotton named SCAC Offensive Player of the Week After rushing for 134 yards and four touchdowns in a 42-35 victory over Washington & Lee, junior running back Monte Scotton (Cleveland, Tenn.) was named Offensive Player of the Week by the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference.
  • Late turnover keys 42-35 win over Washington & Lee
    September 17, 2011
    Late turnover keys 42-35 win over Washington & Lee A fumble recovery in the fourth quarter led to the game-winning touchdown as the Centre College football team earned a 42-35 win over Washington & Lee University Saturday, Sept. 17 at Farris Stadium in Danville, Ky.
  • Jordan Gay receives SCAC, D3Football.com weekly honors
    September 07, 2011
    Jordan Gay receives SCAC, D3Football.com weekly honors After going 5-for-5 on field goal attempts in a season opening win at Hanover, junior kicker/punter Jordan Gay (Danville, Ky.) was named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Special Teams Player-of-the-Week, and was selected as kicker for the D3Football.com Team of the Week for games played the weekend of Sept. 3.
  • Colonels open season with 38-21 win over Hanover
    September 03, 2011
    Colonels open season with 38-21 win over Hanover Junior kicker Jordan Gay (Danville, Ky.) kicked five field goals and the defense forced four turnovers as the Centre College football team opened its 2011 season with a 38-21 win over Hanover College Saturday, Sept. 3 in Hanover, Ind.
  • Frye, Osterman, Gallas interviewed for media days
    September 01, 2011
    Frye, Osterman, Gallas interviewed for media days Centre football head coach Andy Frye and two of his athletes were featured in interviews Tuesday during the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference's annual Media Days.
  • Centre football tabbed second in SCAC preseason coaches' poll
    August 18, 2011
    Centre football tabbed second in SCAC preseason coaches' poll The Centre football team has been chosen picked to finish second in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference 2011 preseason coaches' poll.
  • 2011 Centre football preview
    August 17, 2011
    2011 Centre football preview Competing in its final season in the SCAC, the Centre football team will look to win its 14th conference title in school history before moving into a new conference in 2012.
  • Hume, Coomer named Preseason All-Americans
    August 17, 2011
    Hume, Coomer named Preseason All-Americans Senior offensive lineman Ben Hume (Lexington, Ky.) and senior tight end John Coomer (Somerset, Ky.) have both been named to preseason All-American teams for the upcoming football season.