Monday, March 5, 2012
WAC releases 2012 schedule
By Andrea Adelson
The WAC may have lost its marquee teams, but football indeed goes on.
The league unveiled its 2012 schedule on Monday, featuring new members UT-San Antonio and Texas State, along with returning schools Louisiana Tech, Utah State, New Mexico State, San Jose State and Idaho.
Four games are set for Thursday, Aug. 30 -- Louisiana Tech will host new SEC member Texas A&M in Shreveport, La., while New Mexico State hosts Sacramento State, Southern Utah travels to Utah State and Idaho hosts Eastern Washington. UTSA and Texas State make their debuts Sept. 1 -- UTSA travels to South Alabama and Texas State plays at Houston.
The schedule also features 10 games against teams from AQ conferences, and nine games against Mountain West opponents.