Football - Fri, Sep. 4, 2009

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The 10th-ranked Union College Bulldogs will open the 2009 season Saturday when it plays host to No. 21 and Mid-South Conference East foe UVa-Wise.

Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m.

In their last meeting, Union defeated UVa-Wise on a late field-goal for a 37-34 victory on Nov. 1, 2008.

The Bulldogs hold a 6-3 record in the series, which dates back to 1992.

UVa-Wise has already played one game this season, suffering a 34-27 loss to NCAA Division II Seton Hill (Pa.) on Aug. 29.

For more information about the matchup, click here for the game notes.