NEW ORLEANS – For the first time ever, the college football regular season has been extended into the spring and Cox Sports Television’s schedule begins tonight. The Nicholls Colonels, winners of the last two Southland Conference titles, will open the season against Lincoln University of Missouri. Kickoff is set for 6pm.

The spring football season will feature four SLC schools from the state of Louisiana. Aside from Nicholls, McNeese, Northwestern State and Southeastern Louisiana will see time on the network. CST is happy to get the opportunity to showcase all four teams, especially the Cowboys. MSU and the Lake Charles, LA, area is still recovering from a horrific hurricane season.

Feb. 19 – Lincoln (MO) at Nicholls, 6pm
Mar. 20 – McNeese at Northwestern State, 4pm
Apr. 3 – Nicholls at McNeese, 12pm
Apr. 10 – Southeastern Louisiana at Nicholls, 3pm