Published on September 8, 2011 by Nathan Troost 

Samford University’s football team will host Stillman College Sept. 10, 2011.  Coming on the eve of the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, Samford will honor those who have served and fallen through a variety of activities and ceremonies.  The university will also honor and commemorate those who have served the victims of the deadly tornadoes that devastated Alabama on April 27.  Kickoff is 6:00 p.m.


About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.