Jacks face Northern Arizona in FCS playoffs
The South Dakota State University football team has been selected for an at-large berth in the 2013 Football Championship Subdivision playoffs and will travel to Northern Arizona in first-round action Saturday.
Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. Mountain Time (7 p.m. Central) in Flagstaff, Ariz.
The Jackrabbits, who will be making their second consecutive playoff appearance and third in five years, ended the regular season with an 8-4 overall record, including a 5-3 mark in the Missouri Valley Football Conference. Northern Arizona also received an at-large bid and enters the playoffs with a 9-2 overall record and runner-up finish in the Big Sky Conference with a 7-1 league mark.
Northern Arizona was ranked eighth in the final Sports Network media poll, while SDSU checked in at No. 13. The winner of Saturday's game will face No. 3 national seed Eastern Washington on Dec. 7.
Tickets can be purchased through the Jackrabbit Ticket Office through 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27. All tickets are $25, plus a $5 order fee, and can be purchased in person or by calling 1-866-GoJacks.