Football Spring Practice Set to Begin in C-USA
March 3, 2011
Houston will be the first Conference USA team to begin spring practice for 2011, as the Cougars open spring drills on Saturday, March 5. Rice and Tulsa are the next teams to open spring sessions, as both schools start on March 8. Spring practices for C-USA teams run through April 30.
Below is a look at the start and finish dates for spring practice for all 12 C-USA teams, along with the tentative dates for spring games.
2011 C-USA SPRING FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
School Dates of Practice Spring Game East Carolina March 21-April 16 April 16 Houston March 5-April 9 April 9 Marshall March 31-April 23 April 23 Memphis March 16-April 16 April 16 Rice March 8- April 9 April 9 SMU April 4-April 30 No spring game Southern Miss March 14-April 11 April 9 Tulane March 14-April 16 April 16 Tulsa March 8-April 15 April 15 UAB March 23-April 16 April 16 UCF March 18-April 16 April 16 UTEP April 1-April 30 April 30
C-USA's 15th football season will begin during Labor Day weekend, Sept. 1-5. The league's seventh annual football championship game is scheduled for Saturday, December 3.