November 6, 2013

Football Preview: UW-Eau Claire vs. No. 8 UW-Oshkosh

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UW-Eau Claire | UW-Oshkosh

MATCHUP
The Blugolds and eighth-ranked Titans are meeting for the 65th time in history Saturday for the Blugolds' Senior Day. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. at Carson Park in Eau Claire.

COVERAGE
For the Blugolds, Sports Radio 1400 (WBIZ-AM) will broadcast the game over the air and online at www.sportsradio1400.com. Live stats & a video stream will also be provided, and links to all coverage can be found on the Blugolds' Web site, Blugolds.com. View Coverage Links

THE SERIES
The Blugolds and Titans have previously met 64 times and the the Blugolds lead the series 41-23. Oshkosh has won the last two meetings while the Blugolds won the previous four. Since 2000, the Blugolds lead 9-4. The first meeting between the teams was Sept. 30, 1937, a 7-6 win for Eau Claire. View Series Info

SENIOR DAY
The Blugolds have 17 seniors on this year's team and they will be honored prior to kickoff.

LAST SEASON'S GAME

WIAC TEAMS NATIONAL POLLS

  • Oshkosh is ranked No. 8 in the D3football.com Top 25 poll and No. 11 in the AFCA poll
  • Platteville is ranked No. 11 in the D3football.com poll, No. 14 in AFCA Poll
  • Whitewater is ranked No. 6 in the D3football.com poll, No. 5 in AFCA Poll
  • D3football.com Poll | AFCA Poll

TEAMS IN NCAA STATS
UW-Eau Claire | UW-Oshkosh

QUICK LINKS
UW-Eau Claire: Website | Roster | Pronunciation Guide | 2-Deep | Schedule | Stats | News | History
UW-Oshkosh: Website | Roster | 2-Deep | Schedule | Stats | News
WIAC: Website | Schedules | Standings | Stats | Weekly Release | History

BLUGOLDS' LAST GAME - View Online Story

HEAD COACHES

UW-Eau Claire Head Coach: Todd Glaser - Online Bio

UW-Oshkosh Head Coach: Pat Cerroni - Online Bio

BLUGOLDS' CAREER RECORDS - View Career Records

JOEL SWEENEY
Sweeney is working his way up in the Blugolds' career rankings. He is currently third in most yards rushing (3,726), fourth in rushing atteampts (815), fifth in scoring (270 pts), fifth in touchdowns scored (42), fifth in rushing TDs (42), 11th in TDs responsible for (45) and 14th in total offensive yards (3,726) - View Updated Records

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