2023 Football Theme and Promotional Schedule Announced

SFA Athletics releases its theme and promotional schedule for the 2023 home football season.  The ‘Jacks’ five-game home slate begins in Homer Bryce Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 6 pm with a non-conference matchup against Alcorn State.

Season ticket packages are still available for as low as $12 per game and will provide access to all five home contests.  For more information about 2023 Lumberjack Football ticket packages, call the SFA Athletics Ticket & Development Office at (936) 468-5225 or by email tickets@sfasu.edu.

Current SFA students get into all SFA Athletic contests for free, with a valid student id.  Students are encouraged to sit in the Purple Haze Student Section directly behind the vistor’s bench.

In addition to the promotional schedule, SFA Athletics will offer a pre-game entertainment option for fans attending games at Homer Bryce Stadium.  Axe ‘Em Acres will provide fans with two hours of live entertainment, food vendors and tailgating space to enjoy gameday activities.  Axe ‘Em Acres will open 3 hours before kickoff and will close 45 minutes before kickoff.  Axe ‘Em Acres is located in the Steen Hall parking lot and is adjacent to the Gate 1 entrance.

Highlights of the 2023 football promotional schedule are:

2023 SFA Football Promotional Schedule
SFA vs. Alcorn State
Saturday, September 9 | 6:00 PM

City of Nac Night | LMB Alumni Day
College of Liberal & Applied Arts Recognition
SFA White Caps (First 500 fans)
Fan Color: Purple
Pre-Game: Axe ‘Em Acres
Post Game: Fireworks (Pending Burn Ban)

SFA vs. Austin Peay State University
Saturday, September 23 | 6:00 PM

Parents Weekend | Faith & Family Day
College of Mathematics & Sciences Recognition
Lumberjack Chatter Heads (First 500 fans)
Fan Color: Purple
Pre-Game: Axe ‘Em Acres

SFA vs. Texas A&M Commerce
Saturday, September 30 | 6:00 pm

Cally Belcher Day | Educator Appreciation Day | Think Pink
College of Education Recognition
Pink ZETA Sunglasses (First 500 fans)
Fan Color: Pink
Pre-Game: Axe ‘Em Acres
Post Game: Fireworks (Pending Burn Ban)

SFA vs. Abilene Christian
Saturday, October 21 | 4:00 PM

Rusche College of Business | College of Forestry Recognition
Track & Field Title Recognition
Purple mini-footballs (First 1,000 fans)
Fan Color: Purple
Pre-Game: Axe ‘Em Acres
Post Game: Fireworks (Pending Burn Ban)

SFA vs. Southern Utah University
Saturday, November 11 | 4:00 PM

Military Appreciation Day | Senior Day – Football and LMB
Micky Elliott College of Fine Arts Recognition
Camo beanies (First 500 fans)
Fan Color: Black
Pre-Game: Axe ‘Em Acres

By: Wally Crittenden, Associate Athletic Director for Business Development & Revenue Generation