NAIA
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Football - Sat, Nov. 12, 2016
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BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union College football team will honor its senior members prior to today's contest as the Bulldogs look go end the year on a winning note.

Union welcomes Faulkner (Ala.) to Williamson Stadium for a 1:30 p.m. kick.

Both teams enter the contest with five wins with Union at 5-5 and Faulkner at 5-4.

The teams enter the contest fairly even on the stat ledger offensively. Faulkner is averaging 26.3 points and 405.7 yards in total offense per game, while Union comes at 25.6 points and 398.6 yards per contest. For a more complete breakdown of the numbers, click here.

The Bulldogs boast one of the NAIA's top defenses as they rank fourth in total sacks (32.5), fifth passing yards allowed per game (140.5) and sixth in sacks per game (3.3). The Eagles, meanwhile, tout one of the top passing offenses with a 289.7 yards-per-game average and 19 passing scores, ranking them 12th in the nation.

Prior to the game, Union will honor the senior members of the team for their years of service. The honorees include Chandler Whittlesey (SR/Columbus, Ga.), Cody Johnson (JR/Maple Rapids, Mich.), Decorwyne Dunnaway (SR/Louisville, Ky.), Serge Vita (SR/Pasadena, Calif.), Zack Martin (SR/Dawsonville, Ga.), Curtis Yates (SR/Lexington, Ky.), Wil Stonecypher (SR/Cleveland, Ga.) and Alex Sigmon (SR/Bristol, Tenn.).

The game will be broadcast online and can be viewed by clicking here. The pregame show will begin at 1 p.m.

Live stats are also available, and in-game updates will be provided via Union's official in-game Twitter account @UBulldogsInGame.