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Cajuns face Georgia Southern Saturday in SBC opener

Posted at 9:29 PM, Sep 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-27 22:29:34-04

After taking care of business with a 45-25 victory over Ohio in its last game, Louisiana continue its road swing on Saturday, Sept. 28, when it travels to Allen E. Paulson Stadium for a 5 p.m. (CST) showdown with the Georgia Southern Eagles.

In just two meetings in the all-time series, the road team has emerged victorious with Louisiana winning the first meeting between the two teams in Statesboro, 33-26, in 2016, before Georgia Southern returned the favor in Lafayette with a 34-24 win in 2017.

Louisiana is also seeking its first win in a Sun Belt Conference opener since defeating South Alabama, 28-23, on Sept. 17, 2016.

Who: Louisiana (3-1) at Georgia Southern (1-2)
Where: Allen E. Paulson Stadium – Statesboro, Ga.
When: Saturday, Sept. 28 – 5 p.m. (CST)
Watch: ESPN+
On the Call: Greg Talbott (play-by-play), Danny Waugh (color)
Listen: ESPN1420
On the Call: Jay Walker (play-by-play), Chris Lanaux (color), Cody Junot (sideline)
All-Time Series: Series Tied, 1-1
Last Meeting: Nov. 25, 2017 (Georgia Southern Won, 34-24)