The Grambling Athletic Department posted its 2011 football schedule late Friday night on GSUTigers.com. In addition to the traditional 9 SWAC game schedule, a Sept. 10 date with Louisiana-Monroe was included. A game that was officially announced Friday during a press conference between the two schools.
Financial details regarding the ULM game were also announced. “As the visiting team, Grambling will make just over $300,000 for each game with very few expenses,” stated GSU AD Lin Dawson.
Still unknown is Grambling’s opponent in the season opening Port City Classic game to be played in Shreveport on Sept. 3.
2011 GSU Football Opponents
3 Port City Classic, Shreveport (TBD)
10 at ULM
17 at Alabama State University
24 Alabama A&M University
1 at Prairie View A&M University (State Fair Classic – Dallas)
15 at Alcorn State University
22 Mississippi Valley State University
29 at University of Arkansas – Pine Bluff (Memorial Stadium – Little Rock)
5 at Jackson State University
12 Texas Southern
26 Southern (Bayou Classic – New Orleans)