Harding hosts Southern Nazarene Saturday in Searcy
Southern Nazarene (0-3, 0-3) at Harding (1-1, 1-1)
Location: First Security Stadium, Searcy, Ark.
Time: 6 p.m.
Series: HU leads 1-0
Coaches: Harding – Ronnie Huckeba (32-32, 7th Season); Southern Nazarene – Mike Cochran (40-38, 8th Season)
Live Stats/Audio/Video: Available through a link on HardingSports.com
Radio: KVHU 95.3-FM in Searcy (Billy Morgan and Jerry Mote)
• Harding will play its second straight home game against an Oklahoma opponent Saturday when it hosts Southern Nazarene at First Security Stadium at 6 p.m. The game is part of the Harding's Family Week festivities.
• Harding did not play last week after defeating Northwestern Oklahoma 69-0 in Searcy on Sept. 14. The Bisons set a school record with 692 total yards in the game (more below). Southern Nazarene is coming off a 49-7 home loss to Arkansas Tech last Saturday in Bethany, Okla.
• Harding and Southern Nazarene are meeting for only the second time. The Bisons won the first meeting 42-13 last season in Bethany, rushing for 441 yards and holding possession for more than 39 minutes.
• Saturday's game is the third of 10 GAC games for the Bisons. The 2013 season will be the first in program history that every game of the regular season is a conference game.
• Harding head coach Ronnie Huckeba is in his seventh season as head coach of the Bisons.