South Carolina State vs. Jackson State: College Football Clash in Atlanta
The college football season kicks off with an exciting showdown as the South Carolina State Bulldogs face the Jackson State Tigers at Center Parc Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia, on Saturday, August 26, 2023. Both teams, hungry for victory, are set to start their campaigns, and this game promises to be a thrilling opener. Read on to find out more about this matchup, including where and how to watch it on ABC.
- Date: Saturday, August 26, 2023
- Time: 7:30 PM ET
- Channel: ABC
- Live Stream: Fubo TV
- City: Atlanta, Georgia
- Venue: Center Parc Stadium
Key Statistics (2022):
Let’s take a closer look at some key statistics from the 2022 season for both South Carolina State and Jackson State:
South Carolina State:
- Offensive Yards Avg.: 300 yards (Rank: 109th)
- Defensive Yards Avg.: 355 yards (Rank: 43rd)
- Rush Yards Avg.: 106.1 yards (Rank: 112th)
- Pass Yards Avg.: 193.9 yards (Rank: 84th)
- Turnovers: 4 (Rank: 106th)
- Takeaways: 4 (Rank: 15th)
- Offensive Yards Avg.: 447.9 yards (Rank: 8th)
- Defensive Yards Avg.: 253.2 yards (Rank: 8th)
- Rush Yards Avg.: 151.8 yards (Rank: 65th)
- Pass Yards Avg.: 296.1 yards (Rank: 10th)
- Turnovers: 3 (Rank: 83rd)
- Takeaways: 5 (Rank: 9th)
Stats Leaders (2022):
South Carolina State:
- Corey Fields: 1,409 passing yards, 45.2% completion, 14 touchdowns, 10 interceptions.
- Kendrell Flowers: 391 rushing yards, 3 touchdowns.
- Tyrece Nick: 245 rushing yards, 4 touchdowns.
- Shaquan Davis: 934 receiving yards, 11 touchdowns.
- Jordan Smith: 278 receiving yards, 3 touchdowns.
- Rakim White: 241 receiving yards, 3 touchdowns.
- Shedeur Sanders: 288.1 passing yards per game, 40 touchdowns, 13.3 rushing yards per game, 6 rushing touchdowns.
- Sy’Veon Wilkerson: 90.2 rushing yards per game, 9 rushing touchdowns.
- Santee Marshall: 357 rushing yards, 1 total touchdown.
- Shane Hooks: 57.5 receiving yards per game, 10 receiving touchdowns.
- Dallas Daniels: 657 receiving yards, 6 touchdowns.
- Kevin Coleman Jr.: 510 receiving yards, 3 touchdowns.
With the South Carolina State Bulldogs and Jackson State Tigers taking the field in Atlanta, this early-season college football clash is a must-watch. Tune in to ABC or catch the action via live stream on Fubo TV to witness the excitement and see how both teams start their campaigns. It’s a game filled with potential, and fans can expect a thrilling contest as the 2023 college football season kicks off in style.