Sept. 10, 2010
Center Valley, Pa. - Three games against top opponents from around the country and the League opener highlight Saturday's football slate, and the Patriot League will provide live updates and commentary throughout the day and night on the Gameday Blog.
The Patriot League media relations staff will be on hand for the matchup between defending champion and No. 2/4 Villanova at Lehigh in the afternoon and the League opener pitting Georgetown at Lafayette in the evening. Live coverage from both contests as well as updates from other games throughout the League will be available through the Cover-it-live format on the Patriot League Gameday Blog. The format allows for reader comments and dialogue, and will begin at 12:15 p.m. from Lehigh's Goodman Stadium.
In addition to the Gameday Blog, there are plenty of other ways to follow along on an intriguing Saturday in Patriot League Football. The composite schedule includes any live stat, audio and video links for Saturday's games, and will also feature the recap from each school at the conclusion of the contest. The coverage links are also available in the weekly Patriot League Football release along with news and notes on the League and each game this weekend, and game notes from each of the seven Patriot League schools. The interactive scoreboard on the Patriot League website includes live updates of any contest with Gametracker coverage, which includes five of the six games this weekend.
The Villanova/Lehigh matchup kicks off at 12:30 p.m. from Goodman Stadium, with No. 25 Colgate visiting Furman in the other afternoon kickoff at 2 p.m. The remaining games all begin at 6 p.m. on Saturday, with Holy Cross at No. 18/20 Massachusetts, Rhode Island at Fordham and Bucknell at Marist in addition to the Georgetown/Lafayette matchup.