The James Madison Dukes scored 42 points in the opening half and put an end to a historic Bearkat season with a 65-7 win over Sam Houston State on Friday in the quarterfinals of the FCS Playoffs at Bridgeforth Stadium.
With a berth in its third consecutive national semifinals appearance on the line, the Sam Houston State Bearkats will get their biggest test of the season when it goes on the road to take on James Madison on Friday night at Bridgeforth Stadium.
Sam Houston State head coach K.C. Keeler has been named the winner of the 2016 STATS FCS Eddie Robinson Award, given to the top coach in the FCS, per an announcement by STATS on Wednesday.
Each week this season, we'll take a look at the numbers you need to know following Sam Houston State football's most recent matchup. On Saturday, top-ranked Sam Houston State advanced to the quarterfinals of the FCS Playoffs with a 41-36 win over Chattanooga.
Sam Houston State will take on James Madison in the FCS Playoffs Quarterfinals from Harrisonburg, Va., on Friday at 6 p.m. CT, the NCAA announced on Saturday night.
Top-ranked Sam Houston used a key stop within the final minute to hang on for a 41-36 victory against Chattanooga in the FCS Playoffs Second Round on Saturday afternoon.
Get all of your gameday information for tickets, tailgating and other need-to-knows for Saturday's FCS Playoff game between Sam Houston and Chattanooga.
Following a first-round bye, the No. 1-ranked Sam Houston State Bearkats are set to kick off their playoff push when they host Chattanooga in the second round of the FCS Playoffs on Saturday at Bowers Stadium.
Sam Houston State Bearkat defensive end P.J. Hall has been named one of three finalists for the STATS FCS Buck Buchanan Award, per an announcement from STATS on Wednesday.
Sam Houston State quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe has been named one of three finalists for the STATS FCS Walter Payton Award, per an announcement from STATS on Tuesday afternoon.
The Sam Houston State Bearkat coaching staff took advantage of its first-round playoff bye, giving back to the Huntsville community by spending time volunteering at the Good Shepard Mission.
A national panel of voters began to select the STATS FCS legacy awards, which honor the players and coaches of the year, on Monday with each of the four awards including one Sam Houston State Bearkat on the watch list.