Lumberjacks Begin Spring Practice on Monday, March 25

Nacogdoches, TX – Head football coach Colby Carthel, who is in his 6th season with SFA, returns to the practice fields on Monday, March 25 with the first of 14 spring practices leading up to the annual Graylan Spring Game at Homer Bryce Stadium. The game is scheduled for Saturday, April 27 at 4:00 p.m.

During the five-week period, the Lumberjacks will participate in 14 spring practice sessions.  The ‘Jacks first week of spring practice will be Monday, March 25 followed by a Wednesday practice. The following week beginning, April 1, practice will be each Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. The last week of practices will take place Sunday, April 23, Tuesday, April 25, and Thursday, April 27 leading up to the Graylan Spring Game.

All practices will be held at the Fieldhouse practice fields or Homer Bryce Stadium and will run from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and are open to the media after contacting the SFA Athletic Communications office.

The Lumberjacks open their 2024 season at home on Saturday, August 31 vs. North American at Homer Bryce Stadium.

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2024 Stephen F. Austin Spring Practice Dates
Monday, March 25, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 27, 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Monday, April 1, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 3, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 5, 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Monday, April 8, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 10, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 12, 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Monday, April 15, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 17, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 19, 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Sunday, April 21, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, April 23, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 25, 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Saturday, April 27, Graylan Spring Game, 4 p.m.


By: Jace Green, Assistant for Strategic Communications