University of South Dakota�s annual Football Media Day has been scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at 12 p.m. at the Muenster University Center (MUC) located on campus.
Members of the media, boosters and fans will have the opportunity to hear from Coyote head football coach Ed Meierkort, along with a select number of assistant coaches and student-athletes who will be available for one-on-one interviews.
Following the press conference, Meierkort and the Coyotes will have a padded practice at 1:30 p.m. on the outdoor field, weather permitting. In case of inclement weather, the practice will be in the DakotaDome. All Coyote practices are open to the media.
The Coyotes begin Fall Camp on Thursday, Aug. 11, and will open the 2011 season at Air Force on Sept. 3 at 1 p.m., in Colorado Springs, CO. South Dakota�s first home game is scheduled for Sept. 10 at 4 p.m. in the DakotaDome versus defending Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) National Champion Eastern Washington University.