Bearkat fans can view the "Battle of the Piney Woods" at Reliant Stadium Nov. 1, 2014 in luxury suite comfort.

Suites at Reliant are available for the Sam Houston vs. Stephen F. Austin showdown with a start time is 3 p.m. that Saturday. Suite tickets are available for purchase by contacting Brian Varnadoe of the Houston Texans at (832) 667-2160. Each suite seats 16 fans.  

All suites are on the 200 level at NRG Stadium between the 20-yard lines on the Sam Houston side of the field.

To order or learn more about "Battle of the Piney Woods" suite tickets, please contact the Houston Texans at 832-667-2002 and ask to speak to someone in Premium Seating. To find out more about the exciting rivalry between the Bearkats and the Lumberjacks, check out the "20 Greatest Battle of the Piney Woods Games" series running each week on

The move of the series to NRG Stadium for the next four seasons comes from a partnership between Lone Star Sports & Entertainment (LSSE) and the two universities. LSSE is an independent event management company which is closely affiliated with the NFL's Houston Texans.

Reliant Stadium Suite

The "Battle of the Piney Woods" series between Sam Houston and Stephen F. Austin is the second oldest NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision rivalry in Texas and the state's eighth oldest current college football rivalry.

Battle of the Piney Woods tickets in the stands at Reliant Stadium are now on sale through the university's athletic website at Fans also can purchase tickets at the Sam Houston athletic ticket office located in the Ron Mafrige Field House in the south end zone at Bowers Stadium or by calling ticket office at (936) 294-1729.

Ticket prices range from $15 to $40. Sam Houston State season ticket holders will have premium ticket locations included in their packages. Only lower bowl seating will be open at Reliant Stadium for the "Battle of the Piney Woods." Sam Houston fans will be seated on the west side of the stadium while the SFA section will be on the east side.