Mountain Lions And Bobcats Tangling Live On WVVA

For Immediate Release: 
Sep 24 2015

CONTACT:  Sarah Dalton

Concord University

Office of Advancement

PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712

(304) 384-6312,         




ATHENS, W.Va. – The Saturday, Sept. 26 football contest between the Concord University Mountain Lions and the West Virginia Wesleyan Bobcats will be televised on WVVA-TV. Kickoff is noon at Callaghan Stadium on CU’s campus in Athens, W.Va.

WVVA General Manager Frank Brady and Concord University President Dr. Kendra Boggess signed an agreement on Aug. 24 to air three Concord home football games during the 2015 season. Along with Saturday’s match-up, the Sept. 12 game against Fairmont State and the Oct. 24 contest against Mountain East Conference rival Shepherd are part of the agreement.

A.J. Good, WVVA sports director, is offering the live play-by-play with former Concord assistant football coach Will King joining Good in the booth for color commentary.

The Mountain Lions take a 2-1 record overall and in the Mountain East Conference into the battle. The Bobcats enter the fight 0-3 for the season.

WVVA-TV is the local NBC affiliate and the games can be seen on channel 6 on Comcast in Bluefield, W.Va., channel 6 on Suddenlink in Beckley, W.Va. and channel 5 on Suddenlink in Princeton, W.Va. Games can also be seen on

For more information, contact Wes McKinney, Concord University Sports Information Director, at 304-384-6259.


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086

if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.