by Bears Sports Information Department

Raleigh, NC– Coming off their first Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) conference victory over Elizabeth City State University, 23-17 last Saturday, the Shaw University football team will look to carry its winning momentum to Fayetteville, N.C. when the Bears clash with Fayetteville State University in a CIAA contest and Southern Division opener on Saturday, Oct. 7 at Luther “Nick” Jeralds Stadium. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m.

Game Information:
Live coverage will feature video and live stats on The game will be broadcasted live on WSHA 88.9 FM with Corey Hodges providing play-by-play commentary and Michael Rochelle as the color analyst. Shaw football radio can be found here or fans can visit Gamenotes are available here. Fans can also follow live tweets on Twitter @ShawBears.

The Series / Last Meeting:

Saturday’s contest will be the 35th meeting between Shaw and Fayetteville State as the Broncos lead the all-time series with an overall record of 17-11-5. The last time these two teams met was on Oct. 6, 2016 in Durham, N.C. where the Bears suffered a 7-6 setback in a rain soaked game.

Statistic-wise, FSU made more plays than the Bears down the stretch.

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