The South Atlantic Conference will host a Digital Media Day for media and fans previewing the 2014 football season. The event takes place on Monday, August 11. The event will also be hosted by the South Atlantic Conference website,




The session, which begins at 10:00 a.m., will feature all eight SAC Head Coaches and Commissioner Patrick Britz. Lenoir-Rhyne's Ian Shields will participate for 15 minutes beginning at 10:35 a.m.


The South Atlantic Conference invites all fans and media to log on to the league's website and ask questions. Fans can also ask questions via Twitter using the hashtag #SACFB.


The SAC is coming off a tremendous 2013 season that saw three teams earn bids to the NCAA Division II National Playoffs including Lenoir-Rhyne's run to the championship game. The Bears open the 2014 season on Saturday, September 6, at 7:00 p.m., against Point at Moretz Stadium.



2014 South Atlantic Conference Football Digital Media Day Schedule

10:00-10:05 - Welcome, Instructions

10:05-10:20 - Curtis Walker, Catawba

10:20-10:35 - Paul Hamilton, Brevard

10:35-10:50 - Ian Shields, Lenoir-Rhyne

10:50-11:05 - Tim Clifton, Mars Hill

11:05-11:20 - Todd Knight, Newberry

11:20-11:35 - Frankie DeBusk, Tusculum

11:35-11:50 - Joe Reich, Wingate

11:50-12:05 - Ken Sparks, Carson-Newman

12:05-12:20 - Patrick Britz, South Atlantic Conference Commissioner