Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

Morgan State, Howard football meet Saturday for 71st time

Morgan State, Howard football meet Saturday for 71st time

Morgan State (1-5, 1-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) @ Howard (3-3, 2-1)

When: Saturday, 1 p.m.

Site: Greene Stadium, Washington, D.C.

Radio: 88.9 FM

Series: Morgan State leads, 43-26-1

What’s at stake: Can the Bears win two in a row? They've captured 10 of the past 12 games in this longstanding series, including last year’s 28-24 last-minute victory — the first for then-interim coach Fred Farrier. But Howard has awakened under new coach Mike London, formerly Maryland’s defensive line coach.

Key matchup: Caylin Newton, brother of...

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