October 8, 2011
Battle of the Piney Woods 2011
The 86th Battle of the Piney Woods was dominated by Sam Houston, as they defeated Stephen F. Austin 45-10, improving their record to 5-0.
Bearkat quarterback Brian Bell threw for two touchdown passes and both Bearkat runningbacks added two scores. The Sam Houston defense was able to force the Lumberjacks into five turnovers.
It was the second time the game was played at Reliant, setting a Battle of the Piney Woods attendance record of 25,083.