Yes, we are proud of our team. They never quit. They went on the road to play the undefeated Number One seed and they lost by a field goal. At the end, every player appeared to be spent. They left everything on the field, as it should be, when two champions meet in a showdown.
Sam Houston State University will now play the winner of the other semifinal, Georgia Southern vs North Dakota State, which will be decided on Saturday, 12/17/2011.
|SHSU QB Brian Bell runs for TD (AP/Houston Chronicle Brett Coomer photo)|
The FCS Championship game will be played on January 7, 2012, in Frisco, Texas, just a couple hundred miles from SHSU's campus.