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    Ticket Office Extends Hours for Battle of Piney Woods Tickets
    Tickets remain for annual rivalry game.
    Tickets remain for annual rivalry game.

    Oct. 1, 2012

    NACOGDOCHES, Texas - The Stephen F. Austin Ticket Office has extended its normal operating hours to 6 p.m. through Thursday for fans interested in going to the annual Battle of the Piney Woods between Stephen F. Austin and Sam Houston State. Ticket prices range from $15 - $38, and can be purchased online at or by calling the ticket office at (936) 468-JACK, or 1-800-775-3358.

    The Lumberjacks (2-3/1-0 SLC) enter Saturday's contest coming off a 42-37 upset over No. 14 Central Arkansas in Nacogdoches. The No. 9-ranked Sam Houston State Bearkats are 2-2 overall and 0-1 in conference play.

    The two schools have split the previous meetings in Reliant with the Lumberjacks taking the first victory. Sam Houston won last year's game, 45-10, in front of the largest Battle of the Piney Woods crowd in series history.