Chart: Spring practice start dates for every FBS team

Posted by: Chris Vannini on Thursday February 14, 2013

Posted by: Chris Vannini on February 14, 2013

Can you feel it? Spring practice is on its way. In fact, it's already begun for a few teams.

Most teams are currently going through winter workouts, but the pads will be back soon for all. Here are the dates for the start of spring practice for every FBS team. A number of schools haven't announced start dates, but this chart will be updated as more info comes along.  Here are the spring game dates.

If I'm missing a date, let me know at

(To find a specific school, hold "CRTL" and "F" on your PC keyboard or "Command" and "F" on your Mac).

Feb. 12 Army
Feb. 13 Tulane
Feb. 19 San Jose State
Feb. 21 TCU
Feb. 21 Texas
Feb. 25 Stanford
Feb. 25 Fresno State
Feb. 25 Cal
Feb. 25 San Diego State
Feb. 25 UL-Monroe
Feb. 26 Air Force
Feb. 26 South Alabama
Feb. 27 Northwestern
Feb. 28 Memphis
Feb. 28 Boston College
March 1 Baylor
March 1 Texas State
March 1 Cincinnati
March 2 Arizona
March 2 Texas A&M
March 2 Nebraska
March 2 Miami
March 2 Indiana
March 2 Georgia
March 2 Maryland
March 4 Houston
March 4 Duke
March 4 BYU
March 4 UNLV
March 4 UTEP
March 5 Washington
March 5 Tulsa
March 5 South Carolina
March 5 Ohio State
March 5 Kansas
March 5 Illinois
March 5 Pittsburgh
March 5 USC
March 6 North Carolina
March 6 Clemson
March 6 Rice
March 7 Colorado
March 9 Oklahoma
March 9 Wisconsin
March 9 Tennessee
March 10 West Virginia
March 10 Arkansas
March 11 UConn
March 11 Oklahoma State
March 11 Boise State
March 11 Arkansas State
March 11 UL-Lafayette
March 12 Central Michigan
March 12 Missouri
March 12 Eastern Michigan
March 13 UCF
March 13 Ohio
March 13 Florida
March 13 Bowling Green
March 14 LSU
March 14 Toledo
March 15 Vanderbilt
March 15 LA Tech
March 16 Alabama
March 16 Virginia
March 16 Michigan
March 17 Ole Miss
March 18 Penn State
March 18 Navy
March 18 FAU
March 18 East Carolina
March 18 Kentucky
March 19 Purdue
March 19 Utah State
March 19 Utah
March 19 Michigan State
March 19 FIU
March 19 Arizona State
March 19 Southern Miss
March 19 Syracuse
March 19 UT-San Antonio
March 19 Wake Forest
March 19 Western Michigan
March 19 NC State
March 20 USF
March 20 Notre Dame
March 20 Louisville
March 20 Florida State
March 20 Hawaii
March 20 North Texas
March 20 Northern Illinois
March 21 Washington State
March 21 Mississippi State
March 21 Troy
March 22 Temple
March 22 Idaho
March 22 Texas Tech
March 25 SMU
March 25 Middle Tennessee State
March 25 Georgia Tech
March 25 Miami (OH)
March 26 Rutgers
March 26 Minnesota
March 26 Iowa State
March 26 Ball State
March 26 Buffalo
March 26 Colorado State
March 26 Marshall
March 26 New Mexico
March 26 UMass
March 26 Wyoming
March 27 Auburn
March 27 Georgia State
March 27 Iowa
March 27 UAB
March 27 Virginia Tech
March 28 Nevada
April 1 Oregon State
April 1 New Mexico State
April 2 UCLA
April 2 Oregon
April 2 Akron
April 2 Kent State
April 3 Kansas State
TBD Western Kentucky


Chris Vannini is the lead writer for and has covered Michigan State sports for The State News, The Oakland Press and He writes a weekly column for the Detroit Free Press on behalf of SB Nation. Vannini lives in Big Ten country, so his foot speed is far from SEC caliber, but his pulse on coaches is hard to match. Be sure to follow @CoachingBuzz on twitter and send your feedback to

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