BEVERLY, Mass. – The Endicott football team will travel to Nichols College this Saturday at 12 PM for a conference matchup at Vendetti Field. Here's a preview of Saturday's matchup.
NEED TO KNOW: Endicott leads the all-time series 12-2 and has won nine games in a row against the Bison. During that stretch, the Gulls have outscored Nichols 361-95, which includes three 50-plus point games and a shutout for Endicott.
ENDICOTT (STATS): The Gulls rank third in the conference in total offense (2,594) coming into Saturday's matchup against Nichols. Behind that offense, Endicott will look for its second road win of the season. Meanwhile, in the all-time series, the Gulls are 6-1 in Dudley, Mass. versus the Bison.
NICHOLS (STATS): The Bison are currently on a six game losing streak, which includes a tight 14-13 loss at home to Becker last weekend. Nichols also is second-to-last in points per game in the conference but ranked fourth overall in red zone percentage (16-for-23, 70%).
Endicott (1-7, 0-3 CCC Football) hosts Becker on Senior Day next Saturday (11/11) at 12 PM. Nichols (2-6, 0-3 CCC Football) travels to Western New England on Saturday, November 11 at 1 PM.
(Photo credit - David Le '10)