With injuries to D.J. Bourgeois (out for year) and T.J. Stubbs (this week), Lehigh goes into homecoming with 9 healthy DL on the roster.
Frosh DE Julian Lynn is the fifth freshman to get snaps on defense this season (McCloskey, Buskirk, Montgomery, Gies). McCloskey already has had the most serious time in the D rotation, but it seems very likely Julian Lynn could be getting serious snaps in the weeks to come, the same way Cavenas did last season.
DE Harrison Johnson is also going to play a huge role in this game. It is his time to step up and deliver. If he has a great game, I could see it making a big difference. Johnson’s only a soph.