Crimson Storm to begin 6th Season

BETHANY, OK – The Southern Nazarene University Crimson Storm football team will kick off the 2005 NAIA season as they come head to head with Graceland, IA in the 11th annual Wheat Bowl Classic on Saturday, August 27th in Great Bend, Kansas.

The Wheat Bowl marks the first meeting of the two institutions and annually kicks off the NAIA football season. Tickets can be purchased thru the Southern Nazarene University Athletic Department by calling 405.491.6339. Game tickets are $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for children ages 6 thru 12, and free for children 6 and under. Wheat Bowl game time is 7:00 p.m.

The Crimson Storm will play their first home game on September 24th against Peru State.

Southern Nazarene University 2005 Football Schedule:

August 27 - Graceland, IA. Ellinwood, KS. 7:00 p.m.

Sept. 1 - Angelo State San Angelo, TX 7:00 p.m.

Sept. 10 - Panhandle State Goodwell, OK 1:00 p.m.

Sept. 24 - Peru State, NE Home 1:00 p.m.

Oct. 1 - Haskell Indian Lawrence, KS 1:00 p.m.

Oct. 8 - Northwestern Home 1:00 p.m.

Oct. 22 - Bacone Home 6:00 p.m.

Oct. 29 - Langston Langston, OK 1:00 p.m.

Nov. 5 - Texas College Home 1:00 p.m.

Nov. 12 - SW Assemblies Home 1:00 p.m.

For further information on this seasons sports, contact the Athletic Office @ 405.491.6339.