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Austin Peay Governors prepare for second scrimmage of fall camp

APSU Sports Information

APSU FootballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU)’s football team has wrapped up two weeks worth of practices in fall camp ahead of its second preseason scrimmage, set for 2:30pm, Saturday at Fortera Stadium.

Gates will open at 2:00pm, and fans are encouraged to sit in the west (home) grandstand to watch the scrimmage.

Austin Peay Governors Football to hold second preseason scrimmage Saturday at Fortera Stadium. (APSU Sports Information) [1]

Austin Peay Governors Football to hold second preseason scrimmage Saturday at Fortera Stadium. (APSU Sports Information)

At the conclusion of the scrimmage, the “Meet the Govs” event will take place at the Dunn Center, beginning at approximately 4:00pm.

Fans will have meet-and-greet opportunities with the student-athletes and coaches from the football, volleyball and soccer teams. Team schedule posters will be available for fans to receive autographs. Water will be provided by Coca-Cola and ice cream will be provided by Dairy Queen.

After an off day on Sunday, the Governors will return to the practice field each weekday morning beginning at 8:00am. They will have a game day simulation at 3:30pm, Saturday, August 25th before fall classes begin on August 27th.

The Governors open their season the following week at Georgia, the reigning SEC Champion and national FBS runner-up, Saturday, September 1st at 2:30pm on ESPN.

Season tickets for Austin Peay’s five-game home schedule remain available. Reserved seating is available today and may be purchased by contacting the APSU Athletics Ticket office by phone at 931.221.PEAY [7329] or online at LetsGoPeay.com/SportTix. Fans interested in joining the waiting list for club seating should visit LetsGoPeay.com/Tickets.

Week 3 Practice Schedule

 
Date Time Event Location
Sun., Aug 19   Off Day  
Mon., Aug. 20 8 a.m. Practice 15 Fortera Stadium
Tue., Aug. 21 8 a.m. Practice 16 Fortera Stadium
Wed., Aug. 22 8 a.m. Practice 17 Fortera Stadium
Thu., Aug 23 8 a.m. Practice 18 Fortera Stadium
Fri., Aug 24 8 a.m. Practice 19 Fortera Stadium
Sat., Aug 25 3:30 p.m. Game Day Simulation Fortera Stadium