Tennessee State sets 2018 schedule

(STATS) – Tennessee State will seek a third straight winning season in 2018, but the Tigers’ 11-game schedule includes only four home dates.

One of the away games is across Nashville as the Ohio Valley Conference program will play Vanderbilt.

Coach Rod Reed’s Tigers, who finished 6-5 this season, will host Bethune-Cookman (Sept. 1) in the John Merritt Classic and conference opponents Tennessee Tech (Oct. 20), Jacksonville State (Nov. 10) and UT Martin (Nov. 17).


2018 Tennessee State Schedule

Sept. 1, Bethune-Cookman (John Merritt Classic)

Sept. 8, Jackson State (Southern Heritage Classic in Memphis, Tennessee)

Sept. 15, at Hampton

Sept. 22, at Eastern Illinois*

Sept. 29, at Vanderbilt

Oct. 6, at Austin Peay*

Oct. 13, at Murray State*

Oct. 20, Tennessee Tech*

Nov. 3, at Southeast Missouri*

Nov. 10, Jacksonville State*

Nov. 17, UT Martin*

* – Ohio Valley Conference