It’s rivalry week in the FCS, which means another installment of Furman vs Wofford, the “Deep South’s Oldest Football Rivalry.” The two schools have split their last four meetings, but Furman, who sit at 8-2 overall and 6-1 in the Southern Conference, look like the clear favorites on Saturday in Greenville.
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Wofford vs Furman Preview
This matchup features two teams that have had very different seasons so far. Wofford comes in with a record of 3-7 and 3-4 in conference play, while Furman is 8-2 and 6-1 in conference play.
Furman is currently in second place in the conference with their lone loss coming to Samford, who is undefeated in conference play. The Paladins’ offense has averaged 29.8 points so far this season, while the defense has only allowed 17.4 points per game so far.
Wofford has scored just 19.1 points per game this season and the defense has given up 30.2 points per game.
The Furman offense has been led this season by running back Dominic Roberto, who has rushed for 870 yards and eight touchdowns. Quarterback Tyler Huff has passed for 1,596 yards to go along with 11 touchdowns and five interceptions.
The receiver group has been led by tight end Ryan Miller with 57 receptions for 621 yards and nine touchdowns. Josh Harris has also had a solid season with 35 catches for 494 yards and three touchdowns.
The defense for Furman has had …read more