2014 Sam Houston State Bearkats Football Schedule
Every Southland Conference team knows the Bearkats are a force
to be reckoned with, which is why everyone in the conference will be gunning for this group in 2014 as the Bearkats look to
build on a solid 2013 season and take the next step forward. In 2013, the Bearkats ended up going 4-3 in conference play and
9-5 overall, showing both the strength of the team and the conference as a whole. This is one of those teams that is sure
to have all kinds of fanfare throughout the season, mainly because they have a talented team that can in a variety of different
ways, which makes them one of the teams to watch in the Southland this season.
The schedule also has plenty of amazing
matchups that will have fans talking all over campus, making Bowers Stadium the place to find all of the action throughout
another bone-jarring and intense season of Bearkats football. Against teams like McNeese State, SF Austin, Central Arkansas
and more this season, the Bearkats have all kinds of exciting home challenges that you know will be the talk of the town around
Huntsville, Texas. The road games can be every bit as exhilarating as well, making all of the top away matchups great excuses
to get out of town and make the Bearkats the centerpiece of a road trip.
Sam Houston State Bearkats Football
Over the course of the last several decades, the Sam Houston State Bearkats have garnered numerous honors
in the Southland Athletic Conference, including some players that have gone on to make their mark on the NFL. When you're
in the stands watching the drama unfold for yourself this season, you'll understand loud and clear what the difference is
between seeing the game the way it was meant to be seen and watching from home. Don't even think about missing out on the
excitement this season as the Bearkats look to bring down some clutch wins that again have fans talking all over town.
NCAA Football Experience
Imagine that the game is on the line and your favorite team is digging in looking to
pull down a big win. Sure, you could see a glimpse of the big game from your living room, but it's a different experience
altogether to actually be there to see all of the action unfold. With a field filled with talented playmakers, you'll be treated
to a top-tier sporting event that will be unlike anything else, so don't wait too long to start making your plans to join
in the excitement in another hard-hitting season of action. More than any other sport, college football is one of those sports
that gets taken to a different level when you get a chance to watch with thousands of fans who love the sport as much as you
Sam Houston State Bearkats Football History
With a program that dates back to 1912, the Bearkats have
been bringing their fans exciting football for more than a century, creating an exciting legacy around Huntsville that makes
the fan base buzz come game day. Over the years, this team has brought down more than 450 all-time wins, won five different
conference title, won a national title as well and have watched the development of 41 different consensus All-Americans. Put
it all together and the Bearkats have become a major part of the local sports scene, and that's not likely to change as they
continue to bring talented playmakers to campus.
Sam Houston State Bearkats Football Trivia
Do you know
who holds the single-season rushing record for the Bearkats?
Like many of the different rushing records for the Bearkats,
Timothy Flanders has set the benchmark for most rushing yards in a season with 1,644 back in 2011. Other rushing records that
Flanders has set includes most touchdowns in a season, most touchdowns in career and most rushing yards in a career as well.
Flanders would also set the record for most rushing yards in a single game, which he did by exploding for 287 rushing yards
against Montana during a game in 2011.
Sam Houston State Bearkats Football Fans
Bowers Stadium is the
perfect backdrop for a big game, with a capacity of 14,000 excited fans that know a thing or two about showing their team
passion. If you've never been out to Bowers Stadium, you have absolutely no idea what you've been missing, as there is something
special about being there for all the most intense moments of a big game. When the Bearkats are buckling down for a clutch
defensive stand late in the fourth quarter, there is no feeling like being there waving your favorite team gear and showing
your passion and excitement. Though it's not going to be easy in the Southland Conference with plenty of talented foes, that
only makes for exciting rivalries that you know you'll want to be a part of throughout the season as the Bearkats take aim
at the top of the standings.