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WATCH LIVE: #19 Shasta College hosts #24 Sierra | Football

The 19th-ranked Shasta College Knights (4-2) are hosting No. 24 Sierra College (3-3) Saturday for a 6 p.m. kickoff at Memorial Stadium. It’s the 44th meeting between the two teams, who first squared off in 1953.

Pregame starts at 5:40 p.m.

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Aaron Williams is on the play-by-play, T.J. Holmes is on the color commentary, Blake Mayfield is the camera operator and Mike Daly is on the field taking photos. Today’s game is brought to you by our sponsors:  Shasta OrthopaedicsTri Counties Bank and Redding Rancheria.

GAME NOTES

  • Shasta owns the all-time series 23-18-2 against Sierra, Sierra has won six straight in the series including 44-21 on Oct. 19, 2019.
  • Shasta last game: beat Siskiyous 31-6
  • West Hills last game: lost to Butte 35-13

NOTABLE PLAYERS

Shasta Knights

  • Shasta ranks 8th in the state in rushing yards per game with 194.8
  • The Knights have 17 takeaways this year, the most in a single season since 2017 (23)
  • Running back Tyler Boston ranks 4th in the state with 102.7 rushing yards per game
  • Defensive back Maurice Outten is tied for 1st in the state with 5 interceptions
  • Linebacker Anthony Slayton is 9th in the state with 8.0 tackles per game
  • Knights’ defense ranks 9th in the state in rushing yards allowed per game with 79.3

Sierra Wolverines

  • Eagles rank 10th in the state in points (36.7)
  • Sierra QB Qyntyn Pilcher-Colbert ranks 4th in the state in passing TDs (17) and 9th in passing yards/game (235.7)

Week 9 Games – NorCal Conference

#24 Sierra (0-1 NorCal, 3-3) at #19 Shasta (1-1 NorCal, 4-2) | 6 p.m.
Santa Rosa (0-1 NorCal, 0-7) at #18 American River (1-0 NorCal, 3-3) | 1 p.m.
#20 Sierra (0-0 NorCal, 3-2) at #16 Butte (1-0 NorCal, 3-3) | 1 p.m.

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