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Albany State and Savannah State renew gridiron rivalry

By Robert Hydrick - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Albany State and Savannah State are ready to resume their football series.

The two teams know when they want to play this season but they still have decided where.

Albany State and Savannah State are scheduled to play on September 25th.


The location is still up in the air with a school spokesperson saying earlier this week the game could be played in Waycross.

Albany State and Savannah State played in the Music City Classic for 13 years but that game was discontinued six years ago.

Division one Savannah State is the only non-conference game for the Golden Rams who hungry to win the SIAC title this fall.




Head coach Mike White said. "You can only hope to improve on what you did last year. If we do a better job this year, we think we can bring it home."

Defensive back Prathon Wilkerson said. "The way we lost three big, key games last year to Fort Valley State, Tuskegee and West Alabama that got us eager to come back and fix the mistakes that we made."

     Albany State 2010 Football Schedule
Aug 28         at Kentucky St.          7pm

Sep 11         Clark Atlanta              7pm

Sep 18         at Tuskegee              2pm

Sep 25         vs Savannah St.       TBA

Oct 2           Lane College             7pm

Oct 9           Miles (HC)                 2pm

Oct 16         at Benedict               2pm

Oct 23         at Morehouse           2pm

Oct 30         Stillman                    2pm

Nov 6          Ft. Valley St.*           2pm

 *Fountain City Classic-Columbus



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