Six home games highlight 2019 football schedule

The 2019 University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff football schedule will feature six home games as part of the 11-game schedule.

Year two of the Cedric Thomas era will open with a pair of road games, first against Big 12 Conference opponent TCU on August 31 before opening Southwestern Athletic Conference play Alabama A&M on Sept. 7.

UAPB will then play five of its next six games at home, starting with a Sept. 14 game against Langston. Following a Sept. 21 game at Tennessee State, the Golden Lions will play four straight games at home, starting Sept. 28 against SWAC Western Division Champion Southern.

Arkansas-Pine Bluff will open October celebrating Homecoming 2019 against Lane in the final non-conference game on Oct. 5 before returning to SWAC play hosting Miss. Valley State on Oct. 12. Following an open date, UAPB will conclude the home stand against Grambling on Oct. 26.

In November, the Golden Lions will open the month with conference games at Jackson St. (Nov. 2) and at Prairie View A&M (Nov. 9). After an open date, UAPB will end the regular season hosting Texas Southern on Nov. 23.

Ticket prices, game times and theme nights will be announced later.

DATE                 OPPONENT                   LOCATION

Aug. 31             TCU                                 Fort Worth, Texas

Sept. 7              Alabama A&M*           Huntsville, Ala.

Sept. 14            Langston                        Pine Bluff, Ark.

Sept. 21            Tennessee St.               TBA

Sept. 28            Southern*                     Pine Bluff, Ark.

Oct. 5                Lane#                              Pine Bluff, Ark.

Oct. 12              Miss. Valley St.*          Pine Bluff, Ark.

Oct. 26              Grambling*                   Pine Bluff, Ark.

Nov. 2               Jackson St.*                  Jackson, Miss.

Nov. 9               Prairie View A&M*     Prairie View, Texas

Nov. 23             Texas Southern*          Pine Bluff, Ark.

Dec. 7                SWAC Championship  TBA

Dec. 21             Celebration Bowl         Atlanta, Ga.


Home Games in Bold   *denotes SWAC Games  #Homecoming



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