2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
5-0, 1st in ASUN-WAC
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Late TD propels Sam Houston to first FCS title

Eric Schmid threw for three touchdowns, including a 10-yarder to Ife Adeyi with 16 seconds left, and Sam Houston State wrapped the longest and most unusual college football season with its first FCS title, beating top-seeded South Dakota State 23-21.

Sam Houston State's late TD gives them FCS title (1:51)
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Schmid, Ezzard connect for second TD of first half (0:18)
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Davis dishes out monster stiff-arm on 85-yard South Dakota State TD (0:59)
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Davis with some impressive moves for South Dakota State TD (0:40)
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Sam Houston State turns a short pass into a 35-yard TD (0:31)
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Sam Houston St. upsets NDSU, into FCS semis

Second-seeded Sam Houston State improved to 8-0 and eliminated defending FCS champion North Dakota State 24-20 on Sunday, to earn a berth in the national semifinals.

Schmid's rushing TD gives Sam Houston a late fourth-quarter lead (0:21)
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Sam Houston's Jefferson runs in a TD (0:26)
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FCS college football Week 9 preview

With the tournament field being selected on Sunday, this is the last week for FCS teams on the fringe to make a case. SDSU-NDSU reignite the rivalry, No. 1 James Madison hits the field again and more in this week's FCS preview.

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FCS Week 4 viewer's guide: Games and storylines to watch

It's Week 4 of the FCS spring season and the Missouri Valley Conference takes center stage, while Deion goes for 3-0 and Nicholls and Sam Houston meet in a top-12 tussle.

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WAC expansion could bring football back to FCS

The Western Athletic Conference has announced that it will add four schools from the Southland Conference and one from the Big Sky to bring its membership to 13.

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Southland opts for '21, allows fall nonconference

The Southland Conference has opted to play college football in the spring, but it did allow wiggle room for its members to play nonconference games this fall.