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The Cats and Paladins have met 60 times, and WCU owns a 25-35 record in the battle of purple. The Cats won last year's single regular season game against this Southern Division foe (which was played in Cullowhee). The Catamounts have won the last 5 meetings in the series, as well as, the last four consecutive games against the Paladins in Cullowhee. The two teams will play twice this season, home and home. The Paladins enter Saturday's game with a 7-9 overall record, and 1-4 in the SoCon after a very promising start on the season (4-1). The Paladins are currently 1-5 in their last six games. Furman has a single home game win over the Citadel, and has fell to Elon, Davidson, Charleston, and Appy State.