In the second game of the 2016 season, the Runnin' Bulldogs of Gardner-Webb travel to Cullowhee to meet the Cats for the first time since the 2010 football season, The Cats won that game, 28-14 in Boiling Springs.
For this game, the Catamount fans will "White Out Whitmire."
When: Saturday, September 10th at 6:00 pm
Radio: Catamount Sports Network
TV / video: The SoCon Digital Network
The Series: The series stretches back to 1932, and is currently tied at 3-3. The Cats are 2-1 in Cullowhee against the Runnin' Bulldogs.
GWU's 2015 Record: 4-7 overall (home 3-3, road 1-4), 2-4 Big South Conference
Offensive starters - Returning/Lost: 8 / 3
Defensive starters - Returning/Lost: 5 / 6
Specialist - Returning/Lost: 5 / 0
Offensive Formation: Spread
Defensive Formation: 3-4
This year's record: 1-0 - The Runnin' Bulldogs beat former SoCon member Elon by a final score of 31-6 on the road.
Game Notes: Western Carolina - Gardner-Webb
An alert to the Defense -----
Tyrell Maxwell (QB) and Khalil Lewis (RB) each topped 100 yards rushing for Gardner-Webb's 31-6 win at Elon Saturday. Lewis had a career-high 109 yards on 23 carries and scored three touchdowns. Maxwell finished with 154 yards rushing and a score on 21 carries, and passed for 102 yards, to direct the Gardner-Webb offense that finished with 327 yards on the ground and 436 yards of total offense.
Video Courtesy WCU Athletics Media Relations