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Youngstown State host Samford in FCS Playoffs

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -

For the first time in a decade, the Youngstown State football team is in the FCS playoffs.

The Penguins host Samford on Saturday at 5:00 p.m. at Stambaugh Stadium.

The Penguins are one of four Valley Conference teams to make the field of 24, including Illinois State, North Dakota State and South Dakota State.

The winner of the YSU - Samford game plays at Jacksonville State, the overall number three seed.

Samford is 7-4 overall and have lost three of their last four games.

The YSU ticket office will be open Sunday from 2:00-6:00 p.m. for loge holders, Penguin Club members, season ticket holders and YSU students.  The ticket office will be open on Monday from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. for loge holders, Penguin Club members, season ticket holders, YSU students AND the general public.

For more ticket information call 330-941-1YSU or visit their web site at http://ysusports.com.

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