SHSU football season opener postponed

HUNTSVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - Sam Houston State University has announced Sunday's football season opener has been postponed due to the threat of weather from Hurricane Harvey.

The game was scheduled for the evening of Aug. 27 at Bowers Stadium against the University of Richmond.

SHSU says officials from both schools are in talks to find an "appropriate date" to play the game. That announcement is pending.