March 31, 2005
Winston-Salem, NC - The Winston-Salem State University Office of Sports Information announced on Thursday that the WSSU Football program will hold the 2005 edition of their annual Spring Football game on Saturday, April 2nd, 2005 at 1:00 PM on the campus of Winston-Salem State University.
The game, which will last approximately two hours and will be intra-squad scrimmage in format, will begin at 1:00 PM on the WSSU football practice fields adjacent to the C.E. Gaines Center.
The Rams currently have 108 players participating in spring practice with the only notable omissions being wide receiver/kick returner Brandon Hussey and running back, and 2004 CIAA rushing leader (1,148 yards), Martin Hicks. Both Hicks and Hussey are sitting out the spring practice season due to minor injuries.
WSSU's spring football game is free and open to the public. For additional information on WSSU football, contact the WSSU Office of Sports Information at (336) 750-2143 or log on to the Official Website of WSSU Athletics at www.WSSURAMS.com