View Full Version : NCAA Playoff Automatic Bid On Line for Monmouth, NEC in 2010

07-01-2010, 12:55 PM
07-01-2010 05:38 PM

With the 2010 season looming, Monmouth University and the eight other football playing members of the Northeast Conference (NEC) will compete for the first time for something very special: an automatic berth to the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS formally I-AA) Playoffs.

“Having an opportunity to play for a postseason berth is something that players in our program have looked forward to for a long time,” said MU Head Coach Kevin Callahan. “Having it become a reality excites everyone involved in our program, past and present. It also plays an important part in recruiting, for years schools were able to hold against us the fact that we couldn’t advance to postseason play. This evens the playing field in that aspect of recruiting.”

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