Arkansas-Pine Bluff sets 2012 schedule
Pine Bluff, AR (Sports Network) - Arkansas Pine-Bluff will open its 2012 football season against Langston in the Delta Classic 4 Literarcy and play four home games as part of an 11-game schedule.
The Delta Classic will be played on Sept. 1 in Little Rock, Ark.
The Golden Lions will return home to play Alabama A&M in their SWAC opener on Sept. 8.
They will face Jackson State (Oct. 6), Mississippi Valley State (Oct. 27, Homecoming) and Prairie View A&M (Nov. 17) in their other home games.
UAPB also will go on the road to face Alcorn State (Sept. 15), Alabama State (Sept. 22), Tennessee State (Sept. 29), Southern (Oct. 20), Texas Southern (Nov. 3) and Grambling State (Nov. 10).
Last year, the Golden Lions finished with a 6-5 record, including 5-4 in the SWAC, under coach Monte Coleman.
2012 Arkansas-Pine Bluff Football Schedule
All Times ET
Sept. 1 - vs. Langston, at Little Rock, Ark., 6 p.m.
Sept. 8 - vs. Alabama A&M*, 6 p.m.
Sept. 15 - at Alcorn State*, 5 p.m.
Sept. 22 - at Alabama State*, TBA
Sept. 29 - at Tennessee State, 7 p.m.
Oct. 6 - vs. Jackson State*, 7 p.m.
Oct. 20 - at Southern*, TBA
Oct. 27 - vs. Mississippi Valley State*, 3:30 p.m.
Nov. 3 - at Texas Southern*, 3 p.m.
Nov. 10 - at Grambling State*, 3 p.m.
Nov. 17 - vs. Prairie View A&M*, 3:30 p.m.
* - SWAC game
03/22 10:57:41 ET