No. 20 College of the Canyons will host No. 11 Long Beach City College at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, at Cougar Stadium.
The game will also be live streamed to fans through a broadcast partnership with SoCalCollegeSports.com, with longtime Cougar football play-by-play man Joe Soriano on the call.
Saturday’s livestream broadcast can be accessed here.
In addition, all students/staff from SCV K-12 school districts will be admitted to the game free (with proper I.D.)
General admission tickets are $5. Kids 10 and under are free.
Canyons (2-1) is looking to bounce back after suffering a 42-28 loss to defending state champion and No.1 ranked Fullerton College (3-0) in week three. The loss dropped COC five spots back in the most recent JC Athletic Bureau coaches poll.
COC freshman quarterback Andrew Brito continued to impress vs. the Hornets, eventually finishing the game 22-of-49 for 334 yards and four touchdowns, while finding seven different receivers. The freshman signal caller was also intercepted three times in the game.
Wide receiver RB Marlow ended the night vs. Fullerton as COC’s leading receiver with four catches for 88 yards and a touchdown. Desean Holmes also had a big game with seven catches for 69 yards and two scores.
Keland White was COC’s leading rusher with 90 yards on 12 carries.
COC defensive lineman Dorian Gerald was a force in the trenches, leading the team with 11 tackles, including three for loss, and 1 1/2 sacks. Alonso Reeves recorded nine tackles. KJ Latu finished with seven stops, a forced fumble and 1 1/2 sacks.
Long Beach (2-1) put together a dominating 62-3 victory over visiting Moorpark College (1-2) in week three, in a game which saw the Vikings defense pitch a shutout for the first three quarters.
Offensively, LBCC rushed for 342 yards and four touchdowns on the ground and totaled another 261 yards through the air. Seven different Vikings were able to find the end zone.
Canyons and Long Beach last met in 2016, with the Vikings winning at home by a 41-14 margin.