UNH: New captains ready to embrace the role

April 19, 2022

Photo: @UNH_football The New Hampshire Wildcats have four new captains for the 2022 season and three of them are local guys. Brian Espanet (Millis/Hopedale), Pat Flynn (Hanover), Niko Kvietkus (Southington, CT/Deerfield) along with Pop Bush have all been tasked with leading the team during head coach Ricky Santos’ first full season. All four guys are beyond thrilled for the opportunity that was voted on by their teammates, but don’t just…


College: 5 Observations from the UNH spring game

April 17, 2022

Image courtesy of UNH Athletics The New Hampshire Wildcats played their annual Blue and Spring game. Team Cats beat Team Wild 7-3. The energy was good in Head Coach Ricky Santos first Blue and White Spring Game. You can see the tempo and pace has been wretched up a notch. Here are five observations from the Blue, White Spring Game. 1. Offensive line was physical: The Wildcats offensive line will…


College: 5 things to watch for as UNH kicks off spring practice

March 6, 2022

UNH kicks off spring practice tomorrow morning in Durham. It will be the first of 15 spring practices for new head football coach Ricky Santos. Santos replaces the legendary Sean McDonnell who retired after last season. Santos was originally named the associate head coach and quarterbacks in March of 2019. He led the Wildcats to a 6-5 season as interim head coach in 2019 after McDonnell took a medical leave…