Kansas Football To Host TCU, Travel To West Virginia In 2012

Feb. 14, 2012

2012 Kansas Football Schedule
Date Opponent
Sept. 8 RICE
Sept. 15 TCU*
Sept. 22 at Northern Illinois
Oct. 6 at Kansas State*
Oct. 20 at Oklahoma*
Oct. 27 TEXAS* (Homecoming)
Nov. 3 at Baylor*
Nov. 10 at Texas Tech*
Dec. 1 at West Virginia*

2012 Football Schedule Page

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas football will host new Big 12 Conference rival TCU in its 2012 conference opener and will travel to new league member West Virginia in its regular season finale according to the newly released schedule that was approved by the Big 12 Directors of Athletics Tuesday morning. Kansas, who will play six home games at Memorial Stadium in 2012, will open by hosting South Dakota State on Saturday, Sept. 1, in head coach Charlie Weis’inaugural campaign.

In non-conference action, KU will host Rice on Sept. 8, following the opener versus South Dakota State. It will also travel to Northern Illinois on Saturday, Sept. 22.

The 2012 Big 12 slate features a 10-team, nine-game, round-robin schedule. Dates are subject to change as adjustments are expected to accommodate television partners’ requests. Television selections for the first three weeks of the season and special dates are due to the Conference July 1.

KU will host TCU (Sept. 15), Oklahoma State (Oct. 13), Texas (Oct. 27) and Iowa State (Nov. 17) in Big 12 play and will travel to Kansas State (Oct. 6), Oklahoma (Oct. 20), Baylor (Nov. 3), Texas Tech (Nov. 10) and West Virginia (Dec. 1).