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St. Thomas wins 84th Tommie-Johnnie clash

Sunday, September 27, 2015 8:56 PM
Tommie fans hoist coach Glenn Caruso high above the crowd. The Tommies celebrated their first win against St. John's in three years Saturday. (Andrew Brinkmann/ TommieMedia)

Running back Jordan Roberts’ four rushing touchdowns powered the St. Thomas football team to a 35-14 victory over St. John’s Saturday afternoon at Clemens Stadium.

Tommies ride Roberts to victory

Sunday, September 27, 2015 8:49 PM
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Running back Jordan Roberts’ 230 rushing yards and four touchdowns helped lead the St. Thomas football team to a 35 -14 win over St. John’s Saturday in Collegeville.

Tommie-Johnnie draws record crowd

Saturday, September 26, 2015 8:30 PM
St. Thomas students are optimistic as they raise their signs Saturday morning. The atmosphere remained energetic for most of Saturday. (Andrew Brinkmann/ TommieMedia)

With ESPN casting a national spotlight on the game, a Division-III record 17,327 fans clad in purple and red flooded Clemens Stadium in Collegeville Saturday.

Tommie-Johnnie tied at halftime

Saturday, September 26, 2015 2:25 PM
Quarterback John Gould eludes a Johnnie defender. The Tommies beat the Johnnies 35-14 Saturday in Collegeville (Andrew Brinkmann/TommieMedia)

The 84th annual Tommie-Johnnie game is knotted up at 7-7 at halftime Saturday afternoon at Clemens Stadium.

SportsCenter highlights Tommie-Johnnie pregame

Saturday, September 26, 2015 2:07 PM

ESPN’s “SportsCenter on the Road” drew a big crowd before the 2015 Tommie-Johnnie game in Collegeville.

The Locker Room with Glenn Caruso – Sept. 24, 2015

Friday, September 25, 2015 7:31 PM
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Football coach Glenn Caruso, linebacker Steve Harrell and tight end Charlie Dowdle join sports editor Jesse Krull in the Locker Room to preview the upcoming Tommie-Johnnie game.

Pep rally welcomes ESPN

Friday, September 25, 2015 10:13 AM
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Students and faculty welcomed ESPN’s “SportCenter on the Road” bus to campus Friday with a pep rally in anticipation of the Tommie-Johnnie rivalry game on Saturday.

Tommie-Johnnie football by the numbers

Thursday, September 24, 2015 11:44 PM
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Designer Rachel Habas looks at the numbers behind the Tommie-Johnnie rivalry.

Tommie-Johnnie coverage 2015

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 9:18 PM
Infographic by design manager Elle Jackson.

Check TommieMedia throughout the week for full coverage of Tommie-Johnnie.

Undefeated rivals meet in highly anticipated match-up

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 8:58 PM
Running back Jack Kaiser leaps toward the end zone without success during last year's Tommie-Johnnie game. St. Thomas faces off against rival St. John's Saturday in Collegeville. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

St. Thomas and St. John’s will meet Saturday in Collegeville for the 84th clash in the storied rivalry.

‘SportsCenter on the Road’ to come to Tommie-Johnnie

Sunday, September 20, 2015 8:43 PM
Running back Brenton Braddock stiff arms a Johnnie defender in 2013. This year, ESPN’s “SportsCenter on the Road” will join the pregame festivities. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

A national audience will get a special taste of the Tommie-Johnnie football rivalry when ESPN brings “SportsCenter on the Road” to Collegeville next weekend.

St. Thomas drops second consecutive Tommie-Johnnie

Sunday, September 28, 2014 8:53 PM
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St. Thomas outgained St. John’s 440-379 in total yardage, but the Tommies couldn’t overcome four critical turnovers in the fourth quarter that ended key drives.

Public Safety reports 1 arrest, 11 intoxicated fans at Tommie-Johnnie

Saturday, September 27, 2014 7:46 PM
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Saturday’s record-setting crowd of 12,483 fans brought high energy but also created challenges for St. Thomas Public Safety and the St. Paul Police Department.

Turnovers doom the Tommies

Saturday, September 27, 2014 4:10 PM
Running back Jack Kaiser runs into a wall of St. John's defenders. St. John's defeated St. Thomas 24-14 Saturday at O'Shaughnessy Stadium. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

Despite running back Jack Kaiser’s third quarter touchdown run that cut the score to 21-14, the St. Thomas football team lost to St. John’s 24-14 Saturday at O’Shaughnessy Stadium.

Tommies trail the Johnnies at half

Saturday, September 27, 2014 2:24 PM
Defensive backs Bennet Celichowski and A.J. Stetson bring down a Johnnie ballcarrier. St. Thomas trailed St. John's 14-7 at halftime. (Jake

Running back Brenton Braddock’s 3-yard touchdown proved to be all the scoring the St. Thomas football team could muster in the first half, as St. John’s leads St. Thomas 14-7.