Statesboro, GA – The Georgia Southern Eagles hosted the Citadel Bulldogs at Paulson Stadium on Saturday, September 19th, winning 48 to 13. The Eagles had 484 total yards while the Bulldogs had 360 yards. Junior, Matt Breida had 164 rushing yards with 2 touchdown. Breida’s big 87 yards touchdown was his ninth career run for over 50 yards. Quarterback, Kevin Ellison opened up his first game back with 80 passing yards. The team travels to Idaho to take on the Idaho Vandals. The Vandals are ranked sixth in the Sun Belt conference. This is the Eagles first conference play.
CLICK ON THE VIDEO TO HEAR FROM COACH FRITZ: