App State vs Coastal Carolina under weather delay

Moss Brennan, Reporter

6:03 UPDATE: The weather delay ended at 6:03 p.m. Teams will have 10 minutes to warm up before the first quarter resumes.

5:36 UPDATE: Another lightning strike was reported in the area. The earliest the game can resume is 6:03 if there is not another strike within 8 miles.

5:22 p.m. UPDATE: A group will meet at 5:35 to decide the next steps of the weather delay.

The App State versus Coastal Carolina football game is currently under a delay due to extreme weather in the area.

The 30-minute delay resets after every lightning strike within 8 miles. The Mountaineers lead 14-7 with 1:39 left in the first quarter. 

Junior quarterback Zac Thomas is 9-11 for 126 yards and one touchdown. Redshirt junior running back Darrynton Evans has 13 yards and one touchdown.

This is App State’s Sun Belt Conference opener.