BEVERLY, Mass. – The Endicott Athletics Department announced the Gulls' 2016 football schedule on Monday.
The 2016 campaign for the Gulls will feature three teams that made the NCAA Tournament last season and a non-conference slate of opponents that compiled a 24-8 record (.750 winning percentage) in 2015. As a whole, Endicott's 2016 schedule will feature 10 teams that registered a 57-45 overall record (.556 winning percentage) a year ago.
Endicott's home schedule showcase games against Hobart (9/10), St. Lawrence (9/17), Nichols (9/24), Western New England (10/22), and Salve Regina (10/29). St. Lawrence and Western New England both won their respective conference championships last season en route to an appearance in the NCAA Tournament first round.
The road schedule will feature games versus Framingham State (9/3), MIT (10/1), Maine Maritime (10/15), Coast Guard (11/5), and Curry (11/12). Last season, Framingham State went 9-2 overall and 8-0 in conference play to earn a spot in the NCAA Tournament.
Endicott posted a 5-5 record overall, and a 5-2 mark in New England Football Conference (NEFC) play in 2015. The Gulls saw eight student-athletes claim NEFC All-Conference accolades and 31 more earn NEFC Academic All-Conference honors last year.