The Bisons host the University of Saskatchewan Huskies on Friday, September 1 at Investors Group Field.
Leading up to the home opener, the Bisons on Tuesday named their 2017 captains — four on offence and four from the defence side.
“All eight captains in 2017 form a strong leadership group that exemplifies the best of Bison football,” said head coach Brian Dobie, who enters his 22nd season at the helm.
“They possess a wealth of U SPORTS experience plus are great teammates, excellent student-athletes and impact players on and off the field.”
This year’s Bisons captains:
- Quarterback Theo Deezar, 23
- Running back/kick returner Alex Christie, 23
- Receiver Trysten Dyce, 22
- Offensive lineman Anthony Daley, 24
- Fifth-year safety Tyler Fong, 23
- Defensive lineman Derek Dufault, 21
- Linebacker Houston Rennie, 22
- Defensive back Jayden McKoy, 22
Regular season football tickets are available now through Ticketmaster or at the Investors Group Field box office on game day. Tickets are $15 for adults. U of M students, high school students and kids 12 and under are free.