Articles Tagged “Willie Fritz”

  • Coach Fritz to Speak at SHSU

    SHSU’s head football coach Willie Fritz will discuss his reputation for “turning programs around” on Tuesday, March 19th, as part of the Honors Journeys Seminar. His presentation will begin at 5 p.m. in the Smith-Hutson…

  • Coaches Expect Tough Battle In Frisco

    Coaches Expect Tough Battle In Frisco

    As the two head coaches of the teams ready to meet in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game on Saturday, Jan. 5, have faced the media in the past week, one thing is for certain.

    Both Sam Houston head coach Willie Fritz and North Dakota State head coach Craig Bohl have plenty of respect for their opponent.

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    SHSU Alumni Reception in the Woodlands

    Sam Houston alumni will have the opportunity to gather and celebrate a season of championships and post-season success at a special reception for The Woodlands Bearkats on Friday, August 3.

    The SHSU Woodlands Alumni and Friends Reception will be held at the new SHSU Woodlands Center, August 3 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

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    Fritz Gets a New Contract

    Sam Houston State coach Willie Fritz, who has led the Bearkats to within one win of the school’s first football national championship, will sign a reworked contract at the end of the season, athletic director Bobby Williams said Thursday…

  • 2012 NCAA Division I National Championship

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    Coaches Talk Championship

    North Dakota State head coach Craig Bohl and Sam Houston State head coach Willie Fritz talk about the excitement of preparing their teams to play for the NCAA Division I National Title on Jan. 7 in Frisco, Texas.

    The #1 ranked, undefeated Bearkats will take on the #2 Bison, and we’ll be bringing you all of the action live from Pizza Hut Park in Frisco. You can listen here online for the play-by-play, or tune in to 101.7FM as we bring you the action straight to your radio as the Flagship Station of the Bearkat Sports Network.

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    American Football Monthly Honors Willie Fritz

    Sam Houston State head football coach Willie Fritz has been named as NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision Coach of the Year for 2011 by American Football Monthly, the nation’s leading publication for football coaches…

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    Willie Fritz Receives AFCA Honor

    The American Football Coaches Association has named Willie Fritz one of five FCS regional coaches of the year.

    Fritz, in his second season as the head football coach for Sam Houston State, has guided the Bearkats to a 12-0 season so far and the No. 1 ranking in the Football Championship Subdivision…

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    Willie Fritz Robinson Award Finalist

    Sam Houston head coach Willie Fritz is one of 20 head coaches in the nation who have been named as finalists announced for the 25th Eddie Robinson Award, which honors the national coach of the year in the Football Championship Subdivision…

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    Lessons Learned from Last Face-Off Against Western Illinois

    Courtesy GoBearkats.com There’s not an awful lot about last year’s game against Western Illinois that the Bearkats would like to remember, especially on the defensive side of the ball. Behind the arm of Walter Payton…