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STEM Bragging rights and the outright conference championship are on the line when South Granville travels to Granville Central tonight.

Both teams come into the contest with a 7-3 overall record. South Granville has a 5-0 conference record and Granville Central has a 4-0 conference record.

The rushing game will be important for both teams. South Granville averages 298.6 yards per game while Granville Central averages a nearly identical 298 yards per game.

The Panthers have an advantage in the passing game averaging 47.1 yards per game. South Granville averages 21.7 passing yards per game.

Granville Central defeated Bunn 46-26 last Friday while South Granville cruised to a 30-8 victory over Webb.

The Granville Central seniors will be honored prior to the 7 p.m. kickoff at the Panthers home field.