Georgia Southern at Coastal Carolina
Site: Brooks Stadium, Conway
Time: 6 p.m.
Records: Coastal Carolina 0-2, Georgia Southern 1-1
Last Week: Towson def. Coastal, 47-45, in 5OT; Navy def. Georgia Southern, 13-7
Series: Georgia Southern leads, 2-0
Last Meeting: Georgia Southern won, 42-34, in 2007
Notable: Coastal gave up two fourth-quarter touchdowns, including tying score with 25 seconds, to send game against Towson into first of 5 OTs … RB Eric O'Neal had 3 TDs for Chanticleers and 19 carries for 69 yards … QB Zach MacDowall ran for 2 TDs and passed for another … MacDowall had 185 passing yards … Georgia Southern is coming off loss at Navy in battle of option teams … Eagles held Navy to 193 yards total offense, including 109 on the ground … Georgia Southern's offense only picked up 109 yards of total offense … Eagles had 540 yards of total offense in 48-3 win over Savannah State in season-opener.
Lenoir-Rhyne at North Greenville
Site: Younts Stadium, Tigerville
Time: 7 p.m.
Records: North Greenville 1-2, Lenoir-Rhyne 2-1
Last Week: North Greenville def. Edward Waters, 44-14; Lenoir-Rhyne def. Davidson, 41-13
Series: Lenoir-Rhyne leads, 1-0;
Last Meeting: Lenoir-Rhyne won, 32-16
Notable: North Greenville got first win of season last Saturday in first of two meetings with Edward Waters … QB Willy Korn threw for three TDs in victory … Korn is 30 for 54 for 395 yards and 4 TDs this season … Crusaders are averaging 262.7 yards per game on the ground with committee of running backs-- Marcus Wilson, Idris Anderson, Teryan Rucker, Eric Beeks, Anthony Johnson and Kyle Peck … Lenoir-Rhyne is a member of South Atlantic Conference, and NGU is entering into a playing alliance with the league … Bears are run-oriented team and have thrown for only 36 yards total in last two games … Lenoir-Rhyne piled up 513 yards in a 59-10 win over Chowan … QB Major Herron is top rusher, averaging 78.3 yards per game with 3 TDs.
Union (Ky.) at Wofford
Site: Gibbs Stadium, Spartanburg
Time: 7 p.m.
Records: Wofford 1-1, Union 1-1
Last Week: Wofford def. Charleston Southern, 34-23; Union def. Kentucky Christian, 48-0
Series: First meeting
Notable: Wofford scored two touchdowns in the final five minutes to beat Charleston Southern … Wofford rolled up 467 total yards, including 334 on the ground … Eric Breitenstein led Wofford with 97 yards and 2 TDs … Terriers used Mitch Allen and Brian Kass at QB…Brenton Bersin was top receiver with 55 yards … Union returns 16 starters from 2009 when Bulldogs were 4-6 … QB Mike Brinkley has passed for 362 yards, with 3 TDs and 4 interceptions … Sean Mackey is top receiver with four catches for 103 yards and 2 TDs … Terrance Pollock has 263 rushing yards and 4 TDs.