Chapman Football Headlines

  • Football takes three-game win streak on the road
    October 20, 2017
    Chapman puts it three-game win streak on the line as it returns to the road to face La Verne at 1 p.m. on Saturday. At 3-0 in the SCIAC, the Panthers sit alone in first place with four more teams right one their heels with one loss, including La Verne.
  • Bautista named to Team of the Week
    October 17, 2017
    Senior Ricky Bautista was named to the Team of the Week this week for his huge performance on Saturday, Oct. 14 against Redlands. The veteran quarterback led the Panthers to a 45-26 victory over the Bulldogs to push the squad into first place in the SCIAC.
  • Bautista honored as SCIAC Athlete of the Week
    October 16, 2017
    Senior QB Ricky Bautista landed his first career SCIAC Athlete of the Week honor after leading the Chapman University football team to a 45-26 win over Redlands last week. Bautista completed 21-of-29 passes for 414 yards and four touchdowns.
  • Offense remains explosive in 45-26 victory over Redlands
    October 14, 2017
    Senior Ricky Bautista threw for 388 yards and led the Chapman University football team to a 45-26 win over visiting Redlands on Saturday. With the win, the Panthers (3-2, 3-0 SCIAC) emerge as the only remaining unbeaten team in SCIAC play.
  • Football hosts Redlands in battle of SCIAC unbeatens
    October 13, 2017
    A battle of SCIAC unbeatens is on tap for Saturday when Chapman (2-0) hosts Redlands (2-0). The Panthers and Bulldogs are two of the three teams left unbeaten through the first two weeks of SCIAC play.
  • Football starts fast, cruises to win over Whittier
    October 07, 2017
    Big plays on both ends of the field led the Chapman University football team to a 45-24 win over the Whittier Poets on Homecoming night at Chapman Stadium. The Panthers (2-2, 2-0 SCIAC) scored in the first minute of the game and ran up a 31-0 halftime lead.
  • Football takes on Whittier for Homecoming
    October 06, 2017
    A month-long hiatus finally comes to an end on Saturday as the Chapman University football team returns home to Chapman Stadium to take on Whittier College. The Panthers host the Poets during the annual Chapman Homecoming & Family Weekend
  • Ticket information for Homecoming football game
    October 03, 2017
    Please refer to the following FAQ in regards to gaining entrance into Chapman Stadium for Saturday's Homecoming game with Whitter. This game will sell out.
  • Mudie’s game-winning TD earns him SCIAC Athlete of the Week
    October 02, 2017
    Senior Joe Mudie lifted the Panthers to a nail-biting 42-40 victory over Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday night, earning the SCIAC Athlete of the Week nomination. Down four with one final untimed play due to a Pomona-Pitzer penalty, the captain ran one yard for a touchdown to give Chapman its first SCIAC win. The La Canada native was a go-to for Chapman the whole game, leading the team with 104 rushing yards on 21 carries and tallying 32 receiving yards on two catches.
  • Mudie scores on final play to complete dramatic comeback
    September 30, 2017
    Down four with on final play and on the one-yard line, senior Joe Mudie pushed across the goalline to lift the Chapman University football team to a 42-40 win over Pomona-Pitzer. The Panthers (1-2, 1-0 SCIAC) secured their first win in dramatic fashion after trailing by as many as 12 points in the fourth quarter.
  • Football opens SCIAC schedule at Pomona-Pitzer
    September 29, 2017
    The SCIAC season begins this week with Chapman traveling to Pomona-Pitzer in search of its first win. The Panthers are also looking to avenge last year’s 35-7 loss at home to the Sagehens. 
  • Cooke, Isabel named SCIAC Athletes of the week
    September 25, 2017
    Two more Chapman athletes were named SCIAC Athlete of the Week in their respective sports this week. Senior Kylie Cooke earned the nod after she helped the women’s volleyball team defeat No. 7 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, while fellow senior Jacob Isabel had a strong showing against Trinity, earning him the award.
  • Football suffers overtime loss at Trinity
    September 23, 2017
    A late lead was erased and overcome in overtime as the Chapman University football team dropped a 41-35 heartbreaker at Trinity. The Tigers (2-1) returned a fumble for a touchdown in overtime to clinch the victory.
  • Football heads to Texas for matchup with Trinity
    September 22, 2017
    Chapman makes its first-ever trip to San Antonio to face off against the Trinity University Tigers. The game is the final non-conference matchup for the Panthers this season.
  • Football forces four turnovers but falls to No. 7 Linfield
    September 09, 2017
    The Chapman University football team took a lead into halftime but fell 27-12 to the seventh-ranked Linfield College Wildcats in Chapman Stadium on Sunday. The Panthers forced four turnovers in the game but were held scoreless in the second half.
  • Football hosts on No. 7 Linfield in 2017 opener
    September 08, 2017
    The familiar foes face off in the season-opener for the fourth season in a row.
  • D3football tabs Deeb as First Team Preseason All-American
    August 01, 2017
    Sophomore punter Elias Deeb was the only sophomore named to’s Preseason All-America First Team on Tuesday. Deeb earned All-America Honorable Mention following his freshman season.
  • SCIAC recognizes 178 Panthers on All-Academic team, every Chapman team above a 3.0
    July 06, 2017
    An impressive number of Chapman University student-athletes were again recognized for their work in the classroom. The Panthers placed 178 student-athletes on the SCIAC’s annual All-Academic team, the conference announced on Thursday.
  • Deeb recognized as All-American punter
    December 16, 2016
    An award-filled postseason continued for freshman punter Elias Deeb as he earned All-American Honorable Mention from Deeb previously earned All-Region and All-SCIAC First Team honors.
  • Deeb selected to D3football All-Region First Team
    December 06, 2016
    After leading the SCIAC in punting all season in every category, rookie punter Elias Deeb was named to All-West Region first team for the 2016 season. The punter finished the regular season ranked No. 13 in all of Division III in punting average and is the only freshman to be selected to the All-West Region Team.
  • Eight Panthers earn All-SCIAC recognition
    November 23, 2016
    The Chapman University football team had eight players earn nine All-SCIAC selections following another above .500 season for the Panthers. Five Panthers were selected to the First Team while three players earned four selections to the Second Team.
  • Football dominates on offense in senior day win, sets two CU records
    November 12, 2016
    The Chapman University football team defeated Occidental College 61-37 Saturday afternoon, scoring 40 points in the first half to solidify a final win on senior day. Senior Ethan Weinstein posted a career-best 306 all-purpose yards in this offensive battle helping set one of two Chapman records on the day.
  • Chapman press conference vs. Oxy
    November 12, 2016
    Chapman post game press conference featuring Ricky Bautista, Eddie Favors III, Ethan Weinstein and Coach Bob Owens.
  • Football to honor seniors before season finale
    November 10, 2016
    The Panthers are facing off against Occidental (1-7 overall and 1-5 in SCIAC) in their final game of the season.
  • Football falls to Claremont in final road game
    November 05, 2016
    The Chapman University football team fell to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 17-6 on Saturday afternoon at Zinda Field. The Panthers (4-4 overall, 3-3 SCIAC) defense was led by junior Eddie Favors who recorded 14 tackles, including six solo and one tackle for loss.
  • Football plays final road game at Claremont
    November 04, 2016
    The Panthers try to make it three wins in a row with an afternoon road game at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.
  • Football dominates second half in 27-12 win at Cal Lutheran
    October 29, 2016
    Another dominant defensive effort and big days from junior Jacob Isabel and Joe Mudie led the Chapman University football team to a 27-12 road win at Cal Lutheran. The defense allowed less than 300 yards for the second game in a row and the Panthers (4-3, 3-2 SCIAC) moved above .500 for the first time this season.
  • Football searching for second win in a row at Cal Lutheran
    October 28, 2016
    Chapman heads back out on the road for an afternoon matchup with Cal Lutheran on Saturday. The Panthers have won the last three meetings between the two programs and both teams sit at 3-3 overall.
  • Dominant defensive effort earns Wadors SCIAC weekly honors
    October 24, 2016
    Senior Ben Wadors earned SCIAC Athlete of the Week honors after leading the Chapman University football team to a dominant performance against La Verne and a 30-7 win. Wadors set career-highs with four tackles for loss and 3.5 sacks.
  • Defense denies Leopards in 30-7 home win
    October 22, 2016
    The Chapman University football team shut down a high-powered La Verne offense to capture a 30-7 win on Saturday. The Panthers (3-3, 2-2 SCIAC) limited La Verne to just 282 yards of offense and forced a pair of turnovers.
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