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Louisiana College Football announces first ever "Blackout" game vs. Belhaven

Pineville, LA - Louisiana College football has announced that Saturday's (September 7) season opening contest against Belhaven University will be the first ever "Blackout Wildcat Field" game.

All fans attending the game are encouarged to wear black as the Wildcats take on the Blazers at 7 p.m. at Wildcat Field in Pineville.

Saturday's matchup will be the season debut for LC. Belhaven opened their season on August 31 with a 36-26 victory over Texas College. The Wildcats have won the past two matchups in the annual rivalry, downing the Blazers 24-13 in 2012 and winning 32-24 in 2011 in an overtime thriller.

The Louisiana College men's and women's soccer teams will also be in action on Saturday at Wildcat Field, with the women kicking off the day's action in a 12 p.m. match against Southwest Assemblies of God. The LC men will also square off against SAGU immediately following that match.