GAMEDAY PREVIEW: 'Dogs vs. Mustangs

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    Check out some cool 'Dog Bones about tonight's game:

    •    Fresno State has 79 players in uniform for tonight's game, most for a home game in Pat Hill's tenure.
    •    Tracy Slocum will be back in deep returns along with Jalen Saunders.
    •    This is the 43rd meeting between the California State University System sister schools in a series that began in 1922.
    •    Fresno State owns the series advantage with a 30-10-2 record.
    •    Cal Poly and Fresno State meet for the first time in 25 years.
    •    The 'Dogs have a six-game winning streak against teams from California dating back to the 2006 season.
    •    The game features a battle of head coaches who were college teammates. Pat Hill and Tim Walsh played together at UC Riverside in the early 1970s.
    •    This is the third meeting between the two coaches, with Hill owning a 2-0 record over Walsh.
    •    Quarterback Ryan Coburn has a passing efficiency of .730 which ranks him ninth in the NCAA going into tonight's action.
    •    Fans can vote for Coburn for the Davey O'Brien Award for the nation's top quarterback at
    •    Wide receiver Rashard Evans is back on offense and special teams after missing the last game due to injury.
    •    This the second straight year of the Bulldog Football Fiesta night.
    •    Before the game, Fresno State observed a moment of silence in memory of Nathan Ray, a member of the Bulldog marching band who passed away following the 'Dogs home opening 28-14 victory over Cincinnati from injuries suffered in a car accident.

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