DeRon Brown Collects Preseason All-America AccoladesFollowing a historic season last fall, DeRon Brown was selected to the d3football.com 2009 Preseason All-America First Team. The senior running back was the lone representative from the 16-team New England Football Conference (NEFC) to earn this honor and was MITs 10th overall pick and first since 1998.
NEFC Announces All-Academic TeamCAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT placed a league-high 31 athletes on the New England Football Conference (NEFC) All-Academic Team. To qualify for the team, a player must have completed three semesters at the same institution and maintain a 3.7 or higher cumulative grade point average on a 5.0 scale.
MIT Names Chad Martinovich Head Football CoachCAMBRIDGE, Mass. - On Wednesday, MIT Director of Athletics Julie Soriero announced the hiring of Chad Martinovich to serve as the second head coach in the history of the MIT football program. Martinovich makes the trek to Cambridge from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), where he was the Defensive Coordinator for the last four years.