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RE: Sam Houston SLC Football Champs, in FCS Playoffs...again.
(05-02-2021 06:47 AM)OscarWildeCat Wrote:  
(04-27-2021 03:10 PM)AnthonyE Wrote:  A few reasons I'm hopeful this week:

1) Have literally never been defeated at home in the playoffs. Previous playoff shellackings (is that a word) have come while we were visitors.
2) Our defense is quite serviceable this year. 4th in TOs forced, 11th in scoring defense, 3rd in rushing defense. Will probably be a good matchup for NDSU's 8th ranked rushing offense.
3) In comparison, NDUS is 57th in turnovers forced, and 18th in scoring defense.
4) SHSU 4th in scoring offense.
5) It's starting to get hot and humid down in Texas, so I'm interested in seeing how the Bison fare with minimal time to get used to it.

This is probably the best chance we've had at a national title since 2011 and we're still 3 point underdogs. To be expected when facing the national champion of 8 out of the last 9 seasons but this isn't the same Bison we're used to either.

Overall we have a balanced team with a chip on our shoulder. I'm looking forward to it and will be at the game on Sunday.

Good summary. Run Sammy, Run! End the Bison’s season.

Thanks! I was glad the defense I raved about didn't disappoint as they held the offense to just 3 points. Sam also held the Bison to 229 yards on Sunday, which was North Dakota State's lowest offensive output in a game since 2014. Special teams was a serious killer. The Bison's first 17 points were all off of special teams (blocked punt - safety, back-to-back return touchdowns). We'll need to get that fixed and soon.

Overall pretty happy with the result and my voice is still recovering from the game. Hopefully it'll get back in shape before the semifinals game on ABC this weekend.

(05-03-2021 03:42 PM)RobtheAggie Wrote:  Congrats! As A Fighting Blue Hen alum, I will be rooting for them and Sam Houston St.
I've been a Blue Hen fan since KC Keeler started leading Sam, so we'll see you in the title game!
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RE: Sam Houston SLC Football Champs, in FCS Playoffs...again.
(05-03-2021 08:55 AM)FirstandGoal Wrote:  Sam will play #3 seed James Madison for the semi-final. JMU is another perennial playoff team and if memory serves me was the last team to defeat NDSU in the playoffs. Should be a good game.


LET'S GO KATS!!!!!!

GO AGGIES!!!!!
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RE: Sam Houston SLC Football Champs, in FCS Playoffs...again.
JMU up 10-3 with six minutes left in the first half.
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Sam is in big trouble. JMU exploded for three touchdowns in the last sis minutes, including the one near the six minute mark to take a 24-3 lead at the half.
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A little surprised as Sam scores 28 in the third quarter including three touchdowns in the final 2:22 of the quarter to take the lead back 30-27.
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That was amazing. Congrats Bearkats. Now go finish the job.
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RE: Sam Houston SLC Football Champs, in FCS Playoffs...again.
Sam Houston state rides it's five minute scoring spree in the third quarter to make it to the Championship game with a 38-35 win over JMU. Congrats to Sam
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That one kept me on the edge of my seat! Congrats, Bearcats.
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Congrats Bearkats.

Any update on the injured Bearkat player? They said during game he had feeling in all parts of his body and was conscious.
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Congrats Bearkats!
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(05-08-2021 08:08 PM)TexanFan Wrote:  Congrats Bearkats.

Any update on the injured Bearkat player? They said during game he had feeling in all parts of his body and was conscious.

"Update on #5 Darrel Hawkins! @dee.12_ is up and moving at the hospital, and was reportedly knocked unconscious during the game."

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What a game!!!

Congrats to the Kats.
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Sam Houston completes the task with a come from behind drive scoring the winning touchdown with 16 seconds left in the game. Congrats to Sam and the SLC. Great set up for the first year of WAC FCS football coming next fall.
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Congratulations Bearkats on your national championship! Nice parting gift to the Southland and bodes well for the WAC’s future football prospects.
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Very entertaining championship game. Congrats to the Bearkats
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That was quite a game. Well deserved championship knocking off three elite FCS teams in consecutive weeks.
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