The Patriots lead the all-time series between the two programs 10-7, and have won each of the last eight meetings -- out-scoring CU, 292- 139, in the process.University of the Cumberlands comes in 1-0 after handling Union, KY 52-21 last week in the season-opener.The Patriots feature a balanced offensive attack centered around the option game. Returning NAIA All-America pick Terrance Cobb returns at tailback. He ran 23 time for 228 yards and three touchdowns in last weeks victory.Quarterback Adam Craig was effective in the passing game, completing 7-of-12 attempts for 114 yards and a touchdown.
"Our secondary will have to be involved in defending their run game," said CU head coach Donnie Suber. "We've worked a couple of new guys in back there due to injury, but whoever is in there -- they'll have to be physical."
Injury update -- WR DeJay Woods is out after injuring a knee in practice. Safety Naaman Stillwell is out for the season after injuring a knee against Tennessee Tech.
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