Tickets on Sale for Battle of the Piney Woods
July 13, 2011
NACOGDOCHES, Texas - Tickets are now on sale through the SFA Ticket Office for the Lumberjacks' annual rivalry game against Sam Houston State. The annual `Battle of the Piney Woods' will once again take place in Houston, Texas at Reliant Stadium Saturday, Oct. 8. The game is slated to kick off at 2 p.m.
Ticket prices range from $15 to $35, and only lower bowl seating will be open at the stadium. The east side of the stadium will be reserved for Stephen F. Austin fans. Prime seating locations ($35) will be in sections 126 and 127, while seats between the 20 and 40-yard lines are in sections 124, 125, 128 and 129. Primary student seating is in sections 130-134.
Fans can purchase tickets by calling the SFA Ticket Office at (936) 468-JACK, or through the SFA Web site, www.sfajacks.com.
The rivalry game was moved to Reliant Stadium last season, and is schedule to be in Houston through 2013. The Bearkats hold a 48-35-2 all-time record in the series, but the Lumberjacks have held the upper hand in recent meetings. The 'Jacks recorded a 42-3 victory in 2009, which was the largest margin of victory in series history, and followed that up with a thrilling 31-28 victory last season.