Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks
First season 1923
Athletic director Robert Hill
Head coach J. C. Harper
Home stadium Homer Bryce Stadium
Stadium capacity 14,575
Stadium surface Grass
Location Nacogdoches, TX
League NCAA Division I (FCS)
Conference Southland Conference
All-time record 370–468–30
Postseason bowl record 1–0–0
Claimed national titles 0
Conference titles 0
Division titles 0
Heisman winners 0
Current uniform
Colors Purple and White            
Rivals Northwestern State Demons
Sam Houston State Bearkats
For information on all Stephen F. Austin State University sports, see Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks and Ladyjacks.

The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks football program is the intercollegiate American football team for Stephen F. Austin State University located in the U.S. state of Texas. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and are members of the Southland Conference. Stephen F. Austin's first football team was fielded in 1923. The team plays its home games at the 14,575 seat Homer Bryce Stadium in Nacogdoches, Texas. The Lumberjacks are coached by J. C. Harper. SFA's football team earned a berth into the FCS playoffs in 2009, which was the first for the university since 1995. The team also earned a playoff berth in 2010, marking the first time in the program's history that the team had reached the playoffs in consecutive seasons. The 2010 season also marked the first time that the school had won an outright conference championship since 1989. Stephen F. Austin's only bowl appearance was the 1973 Poultry Bowl, in which the team defeated Gardner-Webb 31-10 in Gainesville, Florida.


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