RICHMOND, Va. – The football season is upon us for the University of Richmond as the Spiders begin preseason camp on Friday, August 5. The Spiders will hold 19 preseason practice sessions leading up to the first week of the season ahead of the Sept. 3 season opener in Virginia.
The Spiders’ first practice session is scheduled for August 5 with a 9:30 am start at Robins Stadium. All practices are open to the public during preseason. The Spiders will host a scrimmage during fall camp on Saturday, August 20 at 12:30 p.m. that will also be open to the public.
In addition to live action on the field, fans will have access to unparalleled behind-the-scenes coverage of the program during fall practice. Daily content will be available on social media for the Spider Football program on Twitter (@Spiders_FB) and Instagram (@SpiderFootball).
Video and written contributions will be available on RichmondSpiders.com, along with the return of the Spider Insight Podcast, featuring exclusive interviews and real-world content from the voice of spiders Bob Black and assistant athletic director Matt McCollester. The Spider Insight Podcast will debut on August 8th and will run weekly throughout the season.
New this season will be an update of Spider Football Camp on ESPN Richmond in the Sports Huddle every Thursday Bob Black. The first update will air on August 4th with the head coach Russ Husmann participation in the show. The Spider Football Camp update runs until September 1st.
University of Richmond preseason camp schedule
(All practices are tentatively scheduled for Robins Stadium)
August 4th – report
August 5 – 9:30am – 11:30am (helmets only)
August 6 – 8:45am – 10:45am (helmets only)
August 7 – 8:45-10:45 (Shells)
August 8 – 8:45-10:45 (Shells)
August 9 – 8:45-10:45 (Shells)
August 10 – OFF
August 11 – 8:45am-10:45am (Full Pads)
August 12 – 8:45-10:45 (Full Pads)
August 13 – 8:45-10:45 (Full Pads)
August 14 – 8:45am – 10:45am (helmets only)
August 15 – 8:45-10:45 (Shells)
August 16 – OFF
August 17 – 8:45am – 10:45am (Full Pads)
August 18 – 8:45-10:45 (Shells)
August 19 – 8:45-10:45 (Helmets)
August 20 – 12:30-3:30 p.m. (Scrimmage)
August 21 – OFF
August 22 – AUS – First day of classes
August 23 – 9-11:00 a.m
August 24 – 9-11:00 a.m
August 25 – 9-11:00 a.m
August 26 – 9-11:00 a.m
August 27 – 9-11:00 a.m
August 28 – OFF
NOTE – Schedule is subject to change.