Howard Payne Yellow Jackets
|Overall record: 4-6 - Conference: 1-4|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • D-III opponent)
|9/6||at Trinity (Texas) •||W, 30-27||P BX|
|9/13||at Wayland Baptist||W, 27-21||BX|
|9/20||vs. Southwestern Assemblies||W, 38-25||BX|
|9/27||at Austin •||L, 19-16||BX|
|10/4||vs. Texas Lutheran •||L, 54-27||BX RC|
|10/18||at East Texas Baptist * •||W, 54-53||BX|
|10/25||vs. Hardin-Simmons * •||L, 51-20||BX|
|11/1||at Louisiana College * •||L, 55-28||BX|
|11/8||vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor * •||L, 84-13||RC BX|
|11/15||at Sul Ross State * •||L, 60-21||BX|
December 19, 2016 Former Cru QB takes over at Howard Payne Braxton Harris, most recently an assistant coach at Texas Lutheran, will take over Howard Payne after the Yellow Jackets' 0-10 season.
November 20, 2016 Howard Payne coach to focus on AD role Hunter Sims took over the athletic director role shortly after he was named head football coach. After Howard Payne's season, Sims will start another job search and will hire his replacement. On the sidelines.
July 27, 2016 Around the Nation Podcast: Getting to the next level One of the questions we've focused on in our offseason podcasts is to ask coaches what it would take for their school to get to the next level. What would it take for St. Thomas to join the Mount Union/Whitewater tier? That, plus two other interviews and Pat and Keith's Top 25 take, in the July podcast.
February 16, 2012 Texas Lutheran leaving ASC The Bulldogs will head to the slimmed-down SCAC in time for the 2013 football season, which will leave them out of the running for an automatic bid.
December 24, 2011 Howard Payne hires from within Roger Geise, the defensive coordinator for a Yellow Jackets team that went 1-9 this past season, takes over as head coach following the departure of Steve Fanara.
December 9, 2011 Fanara released at Howard Payne The Yellow Jackets were 8-31 under Steve Fanara's tenure after he was promoted from within.