Two Spartans have an opportunity to earn Academic All-America honors.
San Jose State seeks a season-opening victory for the third consecutive year.
The August 4 practice will be open to the public.
There is a 30 percent increase from two years ago in the number of SJSU award winners
Offensive tackle Wes Schweitzer & linebacker Christian Tago participated in the latest Q&A.
AT SAN JOSÉ STATE: Fifth season with the Spartans... Two-year returning starter at left tackle... 31 games played with 25 starting assignments heading into 2015... Has the most starting calls of any Spartan on the offensive side of the ball... Has experience playing left and right tackle... Honored in 2012 and 2015 on National Student-Athlete Day by the National Consortium for Academics & Sports... A three-time academic all-conference award winner.
2014: Was the most experienced offensive lineman on the team... Anchored a unit that had three freshman starters... Played and started in each of the 12 games... Guarded the quarterback's blind side and was part of an offense that completed 60 percent of its passes for the fourth year in a row and gained more yards rushing despite a number of injuries at the running back and quarterback positions... Named the team's Scholar-Athlete for the third year in a row at the squad's annual awards banquet.