Football Spring Practice Set to Begin in C-USA

Go C-USA! Kevin Sumlin
Kevin Sumlin

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.

(all dates subject to change)

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.



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