Western Carolina and Georgia Tech have announced that the Catamounts will travel to Atlanta to face the Yellow Jackets of the Atlantic Coast Conference in a football game on Sept. 10, 2022.

Coached by former Catamount player and assistant coach Geoff Collins, Tech represents the first opponent revealed on WCU’s 2022 schedule. Collins played defensive back and outside linebacker for WCU from 1989-92. He served as an assistant coach from 2002-05.

WCU and the Jackets have squared off five previous times on the gridiron, Tech is 5-0 including a 63-21 victory in 2011, the most recent meeting.