Howard Announces 2012 Football Schedule
Howard University will kick off the 2012 season against Morehouse College in the Second
Annual AT&T Nation's Football Classic on Saturday, September 1 at 3:30 pm at RFK Stadium. The Bison will then travel to Piscataway, NJ to face Rutgers on September 8.
Howard will follow with its first conference game of the season when it travels to Norfolk, VA to
take on defending MEAC champion, Norfolk State on September 15 at 4 pm.
Following a bye on September 22, the Bison will play their first "official" home game when they
host Savannah State in Greene Stadium at 1 pm on September 29. Florida A&M comes to Greene
Stadium on October 6, followed by a road game at rival North Carolina A&T on October 13.
Howard will return home for homecoming the following week to take on the Bears of Morgan
State. The schedule then takes the Bison on the road to Orangeburg, SC for a date with the Bulldogs of South Carolina State on October 27.
Howard returns home on November 3 for a conference showdown with Hampton and will then
travel to Statesboro, Ga. for a first-ever game against perennial FCS power, Georgia Southern on
The Bison will close out the 2012 regular season with a home game against Delaware State on
The following is the 2012 Howard University football schedule:
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIME
September 1 Morehouse Washington, DC 3:30pm AT&T Nation's Football Classic RFK Stadium
September 8 Rutgers Piscataway, NJ TBA
September 15 Norfolk State Norfolk, VA 4pm
September 22 BYE
September 29 SAVANNAH STATE Washington, DC 1pm
October 6 FLORIDA A&M Washington, DC 1pm
October 13 NC A&T State Greensboro, NC TBA
October 20 MORGAN STATE Washington, DC 1pm Homecoming
October 27 South Carolina State Orangeburg, SC TBA
November 3 HAMPTON Washington, DC 1pm
November 10 Georgia Southern Statesboro, GA TBA
November 17 DELAWARE STATE Washington, DC 1pm Senior Day
MEAC GAMES in bold
HOME GAMES in ALL CAPS