|San Jose State-BYU On ESPN2 & Veterans Day Notes|
With its second four game-winning streak after a 47-7 win at New Mexico State, the November 17 San Jose State-Brigham Young University home football game now will be an ESPN2 cablecast beginning at 7:30 p.m. (PST).
The Spartans will be making their first appearance of the season on ESPN2.
All tickets printed with the old game time of 1:00 p.m. will be honored and do not need to be exchanged. Tickets for Saturday's game are available and can be purchased online through www.sjsuspartans.com or www.ticketmaster.com or in person at the San Jose State athletics ticket office Tuesday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on game day.
The Spartan Stadium box office windows will open at 3:00 p.m. on game night.
Reserved seat prices are $25.00. General admission for adults is $15.00; general admission youths 12 & under - $10.00; and San Jose State students with a valid Tower Card are admitted free and can bring a guest. A Family Four-Pack plan can be purchased.
Spartans Appear In Associated Press Poll
For the first time since the end of the 2006 season, San Jose State received votes in the Associated Press weekly college football poll. The Spartans received four votes.
Jose State (8-2, 4-1 WAC) received votes in the USA Today college football
coaches poll for a four-week stretch earlier in the season. Poll results are available here.
College Football Performance Awards Recognize Fales & Benwikere
Quarterback David Fales and defensive Bené Benwikere were honored by the College Football Performance Awards program for their contributions in San Jose State's win at New Mexico State.
Each player received honorable mention national recognition.
Fales completed 12-of-18 passes with an interception for 276 yards and four touchdowns in 2.5 quarters of action.
Benwikere was credited with six tackles 2.0 tackles for loss, a pass interception, a pass break-up and a 37-yard fumble recovery for a touchdown.
The College Football Performance Awards use a quantitative analysis procedure to select its weekly and annual honorees. Information on the selection process can be found at www.collegefootballperformance.com