The Fog Bowl In Ithaca
went 7-2. They beat Divi– sion II Mansfield (Pa.) State and Canisius before outgunning rival Cortland State in a thrilling shoo– tout at Coyer Field. They almost beat crosstown rival UB as it moved up to Divi– sion I-AA and suffered a heartbreaking loss to de– fending national champion and archrivallthaca in fog– drenched jim Butterfield Stadium. The team rolled through Alfred, Hobart and Gannon and earned a berth in the NCAA tourna– ment and traveled to Ithaca in the first round. The Ben– gals experienced an all– time high by beating the Bornbers for the first time, but with a terrible price - quarterback Jim Weigel went down with a broken arm. The next week, with Tracy Bacon at the helm, BSC lost a hard-fought bat– tle to Rowan Colleg e. Boyes was named ECAC Upstate New York Coach of the Year, and Weigel, tackle Mark Valvo, defen– s ive lineman Paul Chil– dress, linebacker Fred Dear and safe ty Steve Hum– phrey were named All-Up– s tate New York.
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