App State UL Monroe Football

Appalachian State quarterback Zac Thomas (12) runs in the second quarter of a Sun Belt Conference game against UL Monroe on Saturday, Oct. 19 at Kidd Brewer Stadium.

It’s Hate Week, meaning another installment of the Appalachian State-Georgia Southern rivalry will be added to the history books.

The Mountaineers, ranked No. 20 in the nation, are 7-0 with four straight wins in Sun Belt Conference play. Georgia Southern is 4-3, with two of those losses coming against LSU and Minnesota, teams that are ranked No. 1 and No. 13, respectively. The third was a 37-24 loss to Louisiana.

Here are five things to know about the game: 

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