Football Festival Coming to Cowboys Stadium This Fall

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    ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 26: A general view of Chelsea FC and Club America during the World Football Challenge at Dallas Cowboys Stadium on July 26, 2009 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

    The Lone Star Conference will host a Sept. 17 football festival at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington.

    The Richardson-based LSC on Tuesday announced the event will feature two conference games and one non-conference matchup.

    The LSC says Midwestern State will face Texas A&M-Commerce, while West Texas A&M will take on Texas A&M-Kingsville. The non-conference game will have LSC champion ACU playing North Alabama of the Gulf South Conference.

    Commissioner Stan Wagnon says the festival will provide LSC football teams with a "tremendous opportunity to gain exposure in North Texas."

    Tickets will go on sale in a few weeks.

    Cowboys Stadium will be the site of the Feb. 6 Super Bowl.