18 william mary football hosts delaware saturday
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#18 William and Mary football hosts Delaware on Saturday

wm-logoAfter playing a pair of top-five nationally ranked opponents during the past two weeks, the No. 18/20 William and Mary football team will continue its challenging conference slate when it hosts Delaware this Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The game will be televised regionally on Comcast SportsNet.In addition to the telecast, which can also be viewed online here, live audio of the broadcast, as well as live stats, will be available at TribeAthletics.com. Fans can also listen to the live broadcast on the Tribe’s flagship stations 92.3 FM The Tide and 107.9 Bach FM.

Tickets can be purchased at TribeAthletics.com or by calling the ticket office at 757-221-3340.

Although W&M has lost its last two games – both against top-five nationally ranked opponents – it enters Saturday’s matchup with a 4-3 record overall and a 1-2 mark in conference play. The Tribe is coming off its best offensive performance of the season against Villanova last weekend, as it piled up 518 total yards of offense. W&M’s defense also performed well and equaled its season high with six sacks.

After opening the season with a 3-1 record, Delaware has lost two of its last three contests but enters Saturday’s game with a 4-3 record overall and a 2-1 mark in league action. The Blue Hens’ lone league loss came at home last weekend against Towson, while it owns CAA victories against James Madison and Elon.

Saturday’s contest will mark the 39th meeting between W&M and Delaware, as the Blue Hens hold a 22-16 advantage. However, W&M has won four of the last six meetings, including a 24-10 victory at Delaware last season. Although UD owns a 12-6 advantage in games played in Newark, the series is tied, 10-10, in Williamsburg.

Game notes and compete game day information is available below.

  Gameday Information  –  Week 8: Delaware
When: Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 12:30 p.m.
 Where: Williamsburg, Va.  |  Weather  |  Campus Map  |  Visiting Williamsburg
Venue:   Zable Stadium  |  Seating Chart  |  Traffic & Parking Info  |  Williamsburg Trolley
Broadcast: TV: Comcast SportsNet  |  Watch Online  |  Listen Online  |  Live Stats  |  @TribeGameDay
Tickets: TribeAthletics.com
Promotions:    Honoring the 2004 Tribe Football Team
Game Notes:
William and Mary (4-3, 1-2 CAA)  |  Delaware (4-3, 2-1 CAA)  |  CAA

Pregame Media: 
W&M – CAA Teleconference (Audio)  |  Weekly Press Conference (Video) – Coach Laycock  |  Tre McBride  |  Luke Rhodes  |  Chesapeake Bank Jimmye Laycock Radio Show (Audio)

UD – CAA Teleconference (Audio)  |  Weekly Press Conference (Video)

CAA Football – This Week in CAA Football (Video)


News:
CAA Football Notes
Richmond Times-Dispatch, Oct. 21

 

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