The Citadel (4-4, 2-2) knocked Furman (4-3, 3-1) from its unbeaten perch in the Southern Conference with a dominant performance on both sides of the ball, spoiling the Paladins' homecoming before a crowd of 6,603.
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The Citadel and Furman have been playing each other in football since 1913, but something new will happen in Saturday's 99th edition of one of the game's oldest rivalries.
After the Bulldogs' 35-17 victory over Western Carolina, Citadel quarterback Brandon Rainey dragged a teammate into the interview room. Meet Drew McEntyre, the "Macdaddy" of the offensive line.
The Citadel plays this week at Furman, the third of four "rivals" the Bulldogs face this season. Can one team have too many football rivalries?
Jeff Bleamer, a member of former Citadel coach Charlie Taaffe's staff during the Bulldogs' "glory years" in the early 1990s, has been driving his van kids to church on Sunday mornings for years.
The Citadel eased the pain of losing the Silver Shako to VMI with a 35-17 victory over Western Carolina in a "must win" game.
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A reunion of the 2nd Battalion, 12th Infantry Recon Platoon sparked memories of Citadel graduate Skip Murphy and the story behind Citadel football's Vietnam memorial.
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The Citadel's Raleigh Webb is movie-star handsome, with a physique somewhere between Olympic swimmer and Mr. Universe.
When The Citadel's 2019 season is over, that facemask grab might be seen as turning point in the Bulldogs' fortunes.
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With Walter Payton Award winner Devlin Hodges finally graduated from Samford, The Citadel will face a different challenge at quarterback on Saturday.
The Citadel's Joshua Roides is a third-team kicker who stands 5-foot-7 and weighs 166 pounds, sports a grin with a missing front tooth and likes to wear black-rimmed nerd glasses.
Eddie Davis, a 6-7, 260-pound forward who started his college career at Southern Miss, has joined the Bulldogs, coach Duggar Baucom confirmed this week.
Backup Citadel quarterback Brian Murdaugh, a former walk-on playing his first significant snaps as a Bulldog rushed for a team-best 76 yards on 20 carries and threw a 54-yard touchdown pass on Saturday.
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Charleston Southern plays at The Citadel on Saturday, setting up another page in the football rivalry that seems to come and go.
Only one FCS team has more upset wins over FBS squads than The Citadel since the NCAA split Division I into I-A and I-AA in 1978.
The Citadel's Jacob Godek booted a 37-yard field goal in overtime and The Citadel won for the first time over an ACC foe, upsetting 27-point favorite Georgia Tech, 27-24, on Saturday in Atlanta.
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Hurricane Dorian crashed through the Bahamas and swept up the coast of South Carolina. Citadel junior tight end Elijah Lowe's father survived, but his boats and rental cottages are destroyed.
Citadel football hasn't played a "cupcake game" against a lower-division squad since 2017, and won't this season or next. The Bulldogs could use an occasional snack.
The Citadel fell to 0-2 with a 35-28 loss at Elon before 5,571 fans at Rhodes Stadium on Saturday afternoon, the Bulldogs' second straight one-score loss to a team picked to finish in the top four of the CAA.
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The Citadel spent up to $35,000 to keep the football team together during Hurricane Dorian, and coach Brent Thompson wants to make that effort pay off Saturday at Elon.
Citadel football is holding "Camp Bulldog" at Lookup Lodge in Travelers Rest this week as the Bulldogs escape Hurricane Dorian and prepare for Saturday's game at Elon.
Citadel Bulldog equipment managers packed up the trucks Monday morning, and the team hit the road in advance of Hurricane Dorian.
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New Citadel defensive coordinator Tony Grantham faces his first challenge — stop Towson quarterback Tom Flacco.
The 2020 ballot for the SC Football Hall of Fame includes Wando legend and former NFL star Dexter Coakley, as well as former Citadel players and coaches among other legends with Lowcountry ties.
Former Citadel star Asher Wojciechowski used Major League Baseball's Players Weekend to honor another Charleston-area athlete.
Citadel football coach Brent Thompson released the Bulldogs' first depth chart for the 2019 season, and there are some some surprises and new names on it.
The Citadel's Brent Thompson is still in his feelings about the Bulldogs being picked to finish seventh in Southern Conference football. "I backed my team up on that, and I like where we're at," the coach said.
Ex-Citadel star pitcher James Reeves has been a dominant relief pitcher this season, setting himself up for a promotion to triple-A next season and hopefully a chance to play for the Yankees in the Bronx.
On Nov. 17, Airan Reed was with his Southern Illinois teammates in Fargo, N.D., absorbing a 65-17 beatdown at North Dakota State.
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After the death of a close friend, Citadel quarterback Brandon Rainey has gained closure and is ready for a new role and a new season.
The list goes like this: NFL stars Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley, and Darren McFadden, and Porter-Gaud product Dante Smith.
Cam Jackson, a 2017 graduate of The Citadel, is back home in Mobile, Ala., after playing a season of professional American football in Turkey. The 6-2, 205-pounder led his team, the ODTÜ Falcons, to the championship game of the Turkish American Football League, earning MVP honors for the Falcons.
Former Citadel football star André Roberts suddenly has plenty of Bulldog company in pro sports as other standouts from Charleston's military college are making moves to further their careers.
Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti has died at the age of 78. He dedicated his later years to caring for his son, Marc, who was paralyzed while playing football for The Citadel. Father and son worked to raise more than a half-billion dollars for paralysis research.