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2021 Events

Sunday, October 10

Roadrunners Give Back
Sunday, October 10 | 9:00 am-noon, RSVP Required

Volunteer to GIVE BACK to your community! Roadrunners Give Back is a Homecoming kick-off event where participants will volunteer their time to give back to their community. Get ready to get your hands dirty because this year the event will be focused on the environment. Service projects will include gardening, trash clean-up, mulching, and more! Masks On! Birds Up! Go ‘Runners!  

Tuesday, October 12

 Take Back the Night!

Tuesday, October 12 | 6:00-8:00 pm 

The UTSA PEACE Center and UTSA Women’s Studies Institute will co-host our annual Take Back the Night live webinar event.  Join us in solidarity for a night of music, poetry, and history as we support our survivors and advocates in the fight to end violence.  


Spirit of the Roadrunner Voting
Tuesday, October 12-Wednesday, October 13 at 11:59 pm   

Vote for the next students who embody the spirit of UTSA while striving for the highest levels of academic achievement, campus involvement, and community service. The top two candidates will demonstrate that they carry out the Roadrunner Creed in their daily actions on campus. 

Wednesday, October 13

Game Week Wednesday
Wednesday, October 13 | All-day  

Get ready for round two of the UTSA Student-Athlete Baking Showdown. This time we are getting into the fall spirit with a pumpkin pie bake-off. Follow @UTSARowdyCrew to vote on your favorite pumpkin pie made by UTSA student-athletes.   

Are you a baker and also feeling the fall spirit? If yes, submit a photo of your pumpkin pie by posting a picture on Instagram or Twitter with #UTSABakingShowdown for a chance to win prizes. 


Thanks Day
Tuesday, October 13 | Sombrilla Plaza, All-day Social Media Event

Thanks Day is a way to show gratitude to those who support our Roadrunners. Alumni, friends, faculty, staff and even student donors provide scholarships, support programming initiatives, athletics, and valuable research across campus. UTSA students, faculty and staff members, can you share a thank you message on social media using the hashtag #UTSAThanksDay? The Roadrunner Student Alumni Association will be sharing giveaway opportunities on social media throughout the day for all who participate. Follow us @UTSARSAA 


Coach Traylor Radio Show
Wednesday, October 13 | 7:00-8:00 pm 

Coach Traylor will join host Andy Everett, the Voice of the Roadrunners, for the one-hour radio show. Fans can call in with questions by dialing 210-736-9760. 

The show will be carried live in the San Antonio area on Ticket 760 AM and can be heard online at and and everywhere fans want to listen via the free iHeartRadio app or via TuneIn

Additionally, fans can watch the show on Facebook Live via the UTSA Athletics Facebook page. 



Thursday, October 14

Homecoming Blitz
Thursday, October 14 | 11 am -1 pm


Friday, October 15

UTSA Spirit Day
Friday, October 15 | All-day 

Show off your UTSA Spirit and tag us @UTSAStudents


Friday, October 15 | 4:00 pm 

Support student organizations at this year's BestFest. Join Roadrunner Productions and Student Activities for dozens of food, beverage, and game booths run by student organizations, as well as interactive activities, musical entertainment, carnival rides and a fireworks display.


Saturday, October 16

Homecoming Football Game vs. RICE 
Saturday, October 16 | 5:00 pm

Don't miss the Roadrunners take on the Owls. Be sure to look out for the announcement of Spirit of the Roadrunner at the game.