With their win against rival Dover on Friday night, the Caesar Rodney Riders all but secured themselves a first round playoff game. On Sunday afternoon, it became official when the 2012 DIAA Football State Tournament brackets were released.
The Riders and Golden Knights will match up this Saturday night, kick off at 7:30 p.m..
The two teams met during Week 6 of the season, a Riders 20-9 win at Sussex Central.
Both teams are coming off wins, CR defeated Dover 24-21, while the Golden Knights took care of Indian River 42-20.
Division I 2012 DIAA Football State Tournament:
Friday, Nov. 16 - 7:30 p.m.
(3) St. Marks (8-2) vs. (6) Cape Henlopen (8-2)
Saturday, Nov 17 - 7:30 p.m.
(4) Caesar Rodney (7-3) vs. (5) Sussex Central (8-2)
First Round Bye:
(1) Middletown (10-0) Will host lowest remaining seed on Friday, Nov. 23
(2) Salesianum (9-1) Will host highest remaining seed on Saturday, Nov. 24