April 3, 2013
WACO, Texas - Baylor football will host its annual spring scrimmage, Saturday, April 6, at 1 p.m. CDT, at the Highers Complex practice fields. The controlled scrimmage, presented by Time Warner Cable, marks the conclusion of the program's 15-day spring drills.
Admission to the spring scrimmage is free, and 2013 Baylor football schedule posters will be given to all in attendance. Fans are asked to park in the Ferrell Center parking lots. A shuttle service will run between those lots and the Highers Complex from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Head coach Art Briles entering his sixth season in Waco has a squad that boasts 49 returning lettermen from the 2012 Holiday Bowl championship team that finished 8-5 and won its final four games.
Baylor opens the 2013 season and the final season at Floyd Casey Stadium on Aug. 31 with a home game against Wofford.
Fans at the scrimmage will also receive a voucher for a $3 ticket to the Baylor baseball team's 3:05 p.m. Big 12 contest vs. West Virginia at Baylor Ballpark. The busy day on the Baylor campus will cap off with the Acrobatics and Tumbling squad hosting Oregon at 6:30 p.m. at the Ferrell Center. Admission to that event is free.
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