HUNTSVILLE – Sam Houston State football fans will have a chance to get their first look at the Bearkats in preparation for the upcoming 2019 season when K.C. Keeler’s crew takes part in the program’s annual spring game on Friday, April 12.

The game will be held at Bowers Stadium at 7:00 p.m. that evening with the format still to be determined.

The team will also be hosting a golf outing earlier in the day on April 12 at Raven Nest Golf Club in Huntsville, providing fans and supporters an opportunity to mingle and interact with players and coaches prior to the start of the game.

Registration for the golf event begins at 10:00 a.m. at the Raven Nest clubhouse, leading up to an 11:30 a.m. shotgun start on the 18-hole course.

The event carries a $100 entry fee per participant and includes 18 holes of golf, an SHSU Football polo, lunch and a BBQ dinner prior to the Spring Game at Bowers Stadium.

Those interested in taking part in the golf outing are encouraged to contact Nick Olsson at (936) 294-2701 or Fans can also elect to only participate in the BBQ prior to the game for $10.

The BBQ dinner will be held in the north lot outside of Bowers Stadium at 5:30 p.m.

Season tickets for the 2019 football season are already on sale and available by contacting the Bearkat Ticket Office at (936) 294-1729 or by visiting