2019 #NECFB Social Media Day Lineup

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.

Find NECsports on Snapchat and Instagram for additional event coverage.

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NEC In The Pros Update: Knights At The Next Level

 

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.

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LIVIN’ THEIR BEST LIFE: NEC Alumni Update (Karinchak, Fish, Jerome)

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….

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Summer Reading: Five Fast Stories for Start of Beach SZN

Throughout the summer, we will attempt to track any NEC-related headlines floating around the web.

 

Here are five to get us started…

 

🏈 Detroit Lions’ Tom Kennedy may have an edge as a lacrosse starDetroit Free Press (Gregory Levinsky)

 

🏀 Former Terriers women’s basketball captain to play in native AustraliaBrooklyn Daily Eagle (John Torenli)

 

🏈 Villarrial, SFU Ready For ‘Special’ Trip To JMUThe Winchester Star (Greg Madia)

 

🏀 Former St. Francis star Jess Kovatch signs pro basketball contractPittsburgh Tribune-Review (Bill Beckner)

 

⚾️ Central Connecticut baseball full of homegrown talent, including cousins at third base and first baseHartford Courant (Mike Anthony)

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