NACOGDOCHES, Texas – Regardless of the outcome of Saturday's game against Northwestern State (5-5/4-2 SLC), the Stephen F. Austin Lumberjack football team will be holding a watch party in the Baker Pattillo Student Center Theater. The selection show will be televised on ESPNU beginning at 9 a.m. Sunday.
The Lumberjacks enter Saturday's contest against rival Northwestern State with an 8-2 overall record, and 5-1 mark in conference play. The Lumberjacks will be looking to hold on to their No. 5 national ranking when it faces the Demons in the annual ‘Battle for Chief Caddo.'
The Demons, who post an 0-11 mark last season, still have a shot at the conference title as well. Northwestern State needs a win Saturday coupled with a McNeese State loss to earn a share of the Southland Conference title.
Saturday's contest is slated to kick off at 2 p.m. from Homer Bryce Stadium. SFA will be honoring its 13 seniors prior to kickoff.