Sam Houston State Defeats South Dakota State in FCS Football Championship

(Source: SHSU)

The Sam Houston State Bearkats are national champions!

Eric Schmid found Ife Adeyi in the end zone with 16 seconds left to lift the Kats past South Dakota State yesterday, 23-21 in the FCS football title game in Frisco.

It marks the first ever FCS championship for Sam Houston, which finishes the year 10-0 after seeing the season moved to the spring because of COVID-19.