Thomas Campbell-US PRESSWIRE
The second round of the FCS playoffs takes place on Sat., Dec. 1.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats are in action on Saturday as part of an eight-game schedule for the second round of the FCS Football Playoffs.
The Bearkats will host the Cal Poly Mustangs at 3 p.m. CT on Dec. 1. Sam Houston State was 8-3 on the season, suffering two losses to FBS programs Baylor and Texas A&M. Cal Poly is the third-place team from the Big Sky, and finished the regular season 9-2, including a win over FBS school Wyoming.
Saturday's victor will play the winner of Montana State and Stony Brook.
The Central Arkansas Bears are also in action Saturday. The Bears finished in first place over Sam Houston in the Southland Conference, and will be facing the Georgia Southern Eagles at 1 p.m. CT.
Here is the full schedule of games on Saturday, all times Central:
Coastal Carolina at (4) Old Dominion - 1 p.m.
Central Arkansas at (5) Georgia Southern - 1 p.m.
Illinois State at Appalachian State - 1 p.m.
New Hampshire at Wofford - 1 p.m.
South Dakota State at (1) North Dakota State - 3 p.m.
Cal Poly at Sam Houston State - 3 p.m.
Wagner at (2) Eastern Washington - 5 p.m.
Stony Brook at (3) Montana State - 6 p.m.