Oct. 17, 2013
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - Holy Cross aims to go 2-0 in the Patriot League while three other teams play their first contest that counts towards the standings as the League football action picks up on Saturday.
The Crusaders, who beat Bucknell on the road last week, will play host to Colgate in a Noon kickoff on CBS Sports Network. The defending champion Raiders open their Patriot League schedule with a seven-game win streak against League foes.
Georgetown and No. 16/18 Lehigh each have a loss to Fordham this year, but the teams will get a fresh start when they each play their first game that counts towards the standings on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The matchup at Goodman Stadium will be carried on Patriot League Network and also televised on Service Electric 2 Sports.
Three other Patriot League teams hit the road for the final action of the year against the Ivy League. No. 8/8 Fordham goes for its first 8-0 start in the modern era when it visits Yale at Noon, while Lafayette is at No. 25 Harvard at 1 p.m. and Bucknell goes to Dartmouth at 1:30 p.m. The Lafayette-Harvard game will be shown on RCN-4, RCN-8 and WBPH-60 through the Lafayette Sports Network, while all three games will be available on the subscription-based Ivy League Digital Network.
To catch up on news around the Patriot League and the entire FCS, read the latest Media Clips. Videos can also be seen throughout the season on Patriot League Network and the League's Youtube page. In addition to highlights and top plays, this week's coverage featured a discussion with Georgetown Head Coach Kevin Kelly heading into the matchup with Lehigh as part of the Week 8 Patriot League preview show, and an interview with Holy Cross freshman quarterback Peter Pujals for the Rockin' Refuel Performance of the Week.
Links to coverage for each game on Saturday are included below, along with the game notes from each school. To read the Patriot League release for Week 8 go here
This Week in the Patriot League
Colgate Raiders (1-5, 0-0) at Holy Cross Crusaders (3-4, 1-0)
Fitton Field; Worcester, Mass. - Saturday, 12 p.m.
TV: CBS Sports Network
Coverage: Live Stats | Holy Cross Audio | Colgate Audio | Holy Cross Game Notes | Colgate Game Notes
Georgetown Hoyas (1-5, 0-0) at No. 16/18 Lehigh Mountain Hawks (5-1, 0-0)
Goodman Stadium; Bethlehem, Pa. - Saturday, 12:30 p.m.
TV: Service Electric 2 Sports
Coverage: Patriot League Network | Live Stats | Lehigh Audio | Georgetown Audio | Lehigh Game Notes | Georgetown Game Notes
No. 8/8 Fordham Rams (7-0) at Yale Bulldogs (3-1, 1-1 Ivy)
Yale Bowl; New Haven, Conn. - Saturday, 12 p.m.
Coverage: Live Stats | Audio | Ivy League Digital Network (Subscription) | Fordham Game Notes
Lafayette Leopards (1-4, 1-0) at No. 25 Harvard Crimson (4-0, 2-0 Ivy)
Harvard Stadium; Cambridge, Mass. - Saturday, 1 p.m.
TV: Lafayette Sports Network (RCN-4, RCN-8, WBPH-60)
Coverage: ESPN3 | Lafayette All-Access | Live Stats | Lafayette Game Notes
Bucknell Bison (1-4, 0-2) at Dartmouth Big Green (2-2, 1-1 Ivy)
Memorial Field; Hanover, N.H. - Saturday, 1:30 p.m.
Coverage: Live Statistics | Audio | Ivy League Digital Network (Subscription) | Bucknell Game Notes