Football Continues Homestand This Saturday
There will be a fireworks display at halftime, sponsored by Briggs and Stratton. The Statesboro Recreation Department will have a youth football game at halftime. In addition, this Saturday is also Junior Eagle Club. All JEC members can show their card and receive free admission to the game this Saturday.
Every Georgia Southern Football game can be heard on the 19 station Georgia Southern Radio Network (Eagle 102.9 FM the flagship station). Chris Blair (play-by-play), Terry Harvin (color analyst) and Ryan Chambers (sidelines) will call the action.
Subscribers to Eagle Vision can also watch the game live, and the contest will also be archived following the game.
Every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Inside Georgia Southern Football with Chris Hatcher’ is on the air at Locos Grill and Pub. Coach Hatcher and Chris Blair will recap the previous game and look ahead to the upcoming game against the Huskies. The broadcast will be carried live on Eagle 102.9 FM.
This Friday at Bishop Field House will mark another installment of the coach’s luncheon, featuring Coach Hatcher. Tickets are available and can be purchased by calling Southern Boosters at (912) 478-5522.
The 15th-ranked Eagles (FCS coaches poll/17th in Sports Network) will look to build on last week’s 34-20 win over Austin Peay. The defense recovered three fumbles in the fourth quarter, which led to a 21-point outburst.
Senior Chris Covington (Lawrenceville/Brookwood) leads the defense with 14 tackles, including one forced fumble and one recovered. Fellow senior Quentin Taylor (
Sophomore quarterback Antonio Henton (Fort Valley/Peach County) leads in total offense with 280 yards (110 rushing/170 passing). He has accounted for four touchdowns - two on the ground and two in the air.
Northeastern, coming off a bye week, opened the season two weeks ago losing 48-14 at FBS member
Alex Broomfield, who returned a kickoff 94 yards for a touchdown in the only other meeting with
- Category: Football
- Published on Thursday, 11 September 2008 00:06