Fri., September 3, 2010 2:33pm (EDT)

College Football Openers On Saturday
By Edgar Treiguts
Updated: 4 years ago

ATLANTA  —  
Sanford Stadium will be one of the sites for the opening week of games in college football.
Sanford Stadium will be one of the sites for the opening week of games in college football.
The college football season starts in earnest Saturday.

The day includes openers for the Georgia Bulldogs, hosting Louisiana-Lafayette in Athens. Georgia Tech’s Yellow Jackets are home in Atlanta hosting South Carolina State. And Georgia Southern is in Statesboro to face Savannah State.

Last night, it was a rousing opening to Georgia State Univesity’s football existence. The Panthers beat Shorter University 41-7. More than 30,000 fans were on-hand inside the Georgia Dome.

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