Itta Bena, MS (SportsNetwork.com) - Mississippi Valley State will play an 11- game schedule under first-year football coach Rick Comegy this year.
The schedule, announced Friday, includes five home games at Rice-Totten Stadium.
The Delta Devils, who finished with a 2-9 record last year, will host the University of Faith in their season opener on Aug. 30.
Within the Southwestern Athletic Conference, MVSU will host Alcorn State (Sept. 20), Alabama A&M (Sept. 27), Prairie View A&M (Oct. 18, Homecoming) and Grambling State (Nov. 8).
2014 Mississippi Valley State Football Schedule
All Times ET
Aug. 30, University of Faith, TBA
Sept. 6, at Illinois State, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 13, at Alabama State*, 7:30 p.m.
Sept. 20, Alcorn State*, 5 p.m.
Sept. 27, Alabama A&M*, 5 p.m.
Oct. 4, at Texas Southern,* 8 p.m.
Oct. 11, at Jackson State*, 3 p.m.
Oct. 18, Prairie View A&M* (Homecoming), 3 p.m.
Nov. 1, at Arkansas-Pine Bluff*, 3 p.m.
Nov. 8, Grambling State*, 3 p.m.
Nov. 15, at Southern*, 7 p.m.
* - SWAC game