Tickets on sale for annual Battle of the Piney Woods.
Sept. 10, 2010
NACOGDOCHES, Texas -
The Houston Texan cheerleaders were on campus last week to promote the annual Battle of the Piney Woods game against Sam Houston State, which has been moved to Reliant Stadium. Tickets remain on sale through the SFA Ticket Office, (936) 468-JACK. The game is slated to begin at 2 p.m. in Houston.
The two universities, in conjunction with Lone Star Sports and Entertainment, signed a four-year agreement with Reliant Stadium last October. The agreement keeps the annual rivalry game in Houston through 2013. The contract also includes an option for an additional four years following the 2013 game.
The Lumberjacks recorded a 42-3 victory over the Sam Houston State last season in Nacogdoches to end a five-game skid. It was also the largest margin of victory in series history.
The 10th ranked 'Jacks open the 2010 home schedule Saturday against Albany. The game against the Great Danes is slated to begin at 6 p.m. from Homer Bryce Stadium.