Football - Tue, Apr. 26, 2005
CHICAGO - The Saint Xavier University football team will host its annual spring scrimmage at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 30, at SXU Stadium on the Chicago campus. This event gives fans a chance to preview the 2005 Cougar squad complete with its latest recruits. The scrimmage is free to attend and open to the general public.
Saint Xavier finished the 2004 campaign with an overall record of 7-4 for its fifth straight winning season. The Cougars finished in a tie for second place with Trinity International University (Ill.) in the Mid-States Football Association (MSFA) Midwest League with a 5-2 mark. SXU also ended the season rated No. 23 nationally in the final 2004 National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Football Ratings. It is the fourth straight year the Cougars have finished the season rated in the NAIA's top 25.