St. Joseph, MO--Missouri Western football won't open the season till Thursday, but the Griffons were using Saturday to promote their home opener on Sept. 4th.
Missouri Western players were scattered throughout St. Joseph retailer's, handing out tickets, posters, and autographs to the community.
The team's on-field focus is on the Gorillas. The Griffons will open the season at home against MIAA conference opponent Pitt State at 6pm. It's It's the first time Missouri Western's opened the season with an MIAA Conference opponent since 1990.