COLLEGE STATION, TX -- Coming off its first two-a-day practice of fall camp the Texas A&M football team worked out once on Friday.
The Aggies practiced for about two hours on the Coolidge Grass Practice Fields in its final workout before Saturday's first scrimmage of fall camp.
When ask after practice who the team's 7th workout went Head Coach Kevin Sumlin said, "It was alright, not bad. We cut back a few plays in the script during 7 on 7 and team. We're trying to get them a little more rest for tomorrow. I'm more concerned about what's going to happen tomorrow, the mental work today and try to give them a plan so everybody has a good feel for what we are trying to do."
Attached is Coach Sumlin's post practice press briefing following Friday evenings workout along with wide receivers coach David Beaty as well as senior wide receivers Uzoma Nwachukwu, and Ryan Swope.
RELEASE FROM TEXAS A&M
Saturday (Aug. 11) Aggie football coach Kevin Sumlin and the Texas A&M football team will host an Aggie Fan Appreciation Day presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors. Practice is slated to begin at 11:45 a.m. at Kyle Field. Part of the practice will be scrimmage situations.
Gates 4 and 5 at the southwest corner of the stadium will open at 10:30 a.m. Fans will enter the west stands (press box side) through the opening between Netum Steed and the first deck on the west side of the stadium. Just like the Maroon & White Spring Game, fans should not bring cameras into the stadium.
Concessions will be available inside Kyle Field.
After the practice, the team will move to the Gilliam Indoor Track facility that is part of the McFerrin Athletic Center. An autograph session will begin at 1:30 p.m. and last approximately one hour. Fans are reminded only one item per person. The players and coaches will be seated behind tables around the track facility. No posed photos will be available.
The Texas A&M Bookstore will sell merchandise from a trailer just outside of the gates at Netum Steed and the Aggie athletics marketing department will have posters available and Academy will have autograph sheets for the fans.
Fans will enter the Gilliam Indoor Track through the main doors. Once in the lobby, move to the left to enter the area where the players will be located.