Eighteen student-athletes will appear at the fifth annual #NECFB Social Media Day, which is set for Wednesday, July 24 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ.
During the program, hosts Paul Dottino and Jeff Feagles will speak with head coaches and players from all nine Northeast Conference football programs.
The league’s annual preseason coaches’ poll results along with a 27-member Preseason All-NEC Team will be unveiled during the live show. Viewers will also be the first to learn of the conference’s nine featured matchups that will be carried (exclusively) by ESPN3.
You can follow the #NECFB Social Media Day festivities LIVE via NEC Front Row and ESPN3 beginning at 11:00 am ET.
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Danielle McEwan (Bowl.com)
Danielle McEwan (2012 NCAA Championships)
Darnell Edge (NCAA First Four)
Darnell Edge (Jazz Practice facility)
It was a Fairleigh good weekend for a pair of former Knights.
While Fairleigh Dickinson alumna Danielle McEwan was busy bagging her second Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour major event title, recently-graduated FDU sharp shooter Darnell Edge took a call from the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association.
Northeast Conference ball players have accounted for numerous early-summertime headlines.
James Karinchak [Photo: @AkronRubberDuck]
Erin Fish (holding trophy)
Lorenzo Jerome [Photo: @49ers]
Their collegiate playing days are long gone, but numerous Northeast Conference alumni are actively enjoying professional careers in sports.
In addition to those who are competing at the pro level, there are plenty of NEC alumni who have made their marks in different sectors of the sports industry.
Heading into Summer 2019, we take a look at three NEC alumni who are currently livin’ their best life in the world of sport….