Thursday September 18th, 2014

Southern Utah Thunderbirds vs. Fresno State Bulldogs

The Southern Utah Thunderbirds (0-3) and the Fresno State Bulldogs (0-3) will face off in Fresno on Saturday night. The Thunderbirds are coming off a 26-6 loss to South Dakota State, while the Bulldogs were downed 55-19 at home by Nebraska last week. This will be the first ever meeting between the schools.

You can follow the game with live stats and play-by-play here.

Details for Saturday's game are below:

Kickoff: 10:00 p.m. ET

Live stream: The game can be live streamed here.

TV coverage: Mountain West Network

Radio: For a list of Fresno State affiliates, click here. For a list of Southern Utah affiliates, click here.

Game Facts

Fresno State facts

Fresno State is 24-1 all-time against FCS opponents, with the lone loss coming at Nevada in 1982.

This is the first time the Bulldogs have started a season 0-3 since 1998 and just the 10th time in the 93-year history of the program.

Quarterback Brian Burrell’s 66-yard touchdown run against Nebraska was the longest run by a Fresno State quarterback this century.

Fresno State is just 13-for-51 on third down this season.

The Bulldogs have been outscored 52-2 in the first quarter this season.

Southern Utah facts

Quarterback Aaron Cantu has thrown interceptions inside the Thunderbirds' 10-yard line in back-to-back games this season. Both picks were returned for scores.

Southern Utah celebrates its 100th year of football this season.

Linebacker Chinedu Ahanonu racked up 28 tackles in the opening game this season, breaking a Big Sky Conference record set in 2009.

Running back duties have been split between four players so far this season; the quartet has run 73 times, amassing 351 yards.

The Thunderbirds were ranked sixth in both the Big Sky Preseason Coaches' Poll and Big Sky Preseason Media Poll.

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