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SFA-Montana game set for 1 p.m. Saturday in Missoula

Monday, November 30, 2009   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Rhonda Minton
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11-29-09/SFA Sports Info

The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjack football team advanced to the second round of the NCAA FCS Playoffs with their thrilling 44-33 victory Saturday over Eastern Washington. The 'Jacks will now turn their attention to top-seeded Montana, The game against the Grizzlies is slated to begin at noon (1 p.m. Nacogdoches time) Saturday from Washington-Grizzly Stadium.

Saturday's contest will pit two conference champions against each other. SFA recorded its first Southland Conference title since 1999, with a 9-2 regular-season record. SFA will be facing the Big Sky Conference champ, Montana (12-0), who enters the game as the brackets lone undefeated team.

Washington-Grizzly Stadium is the venue of the Lumberjacks last playoff game prior to the 2009 season. SFA advanced to the semifinals of the 1995 playoffs, but lost to eventual National Champion Montana that season.

The Lumberjacks enter Saturday's game with a 10-2 (.833) overall record, which is only the fourth time in school history that SFA has posted double-figure wins in a season.

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