Gahafer and Phillips in Morehead State’s Spring Game this Saturday!
Former Tigers Austin Gahafer and C.J. Phillips along with their Morehead State teammates will host its annual Spring Football Game on Saturday (April 19) at Jayne Stadium. Admission is free.
Gahafer, the starting quarterback, and Phillips, a starting offenive linemen, will be on display for the first time in 2014. The game will include four 15-minute quarters, with a running clock in the second half and several special teams scenarios mixed in.
Since late March, the Morehead State football team has been practicing on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. The Eagles are slated to have completed 14 workouts by this weekend.
Morehead State posted a 3-9 overall record and 3-5 in the Pioneer Football League mark last year. The Eagles registered three straight wins over Davidson, Campbell and Valparaiso.
The Eagles have seven road games beginning Aug. 30 and five home contests starting Sept. 6. MSU will host in-state opponent Pikeville (Sept. 6), Campbell (Oct. 4), Jacksonville (Oct. 11), Valparaiso (Oct. 25) and new foe Stetson (Nov. 15). Times will be announced at a later date.
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