Schedules for 2012 and 2013 Seasons Announced

Sept. 27, 2011

Future Football Schedules

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The University of Michigan Department of Athletics announced today (Tuesday, Sept. 27) the complete schedules for the 2012 and 2013 football seasons. The Wolverines will play six home games in 2012 and seven home contests during the 2013 campaign.

U-M will open the 2012 season with a neutral-site game against Alabama at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Wolverines will then host Air Force and Massachusetts before closing the non-conference slate at Notre Dame. After a bye week, the Maize and Blue begins conference play at Purdue and has other road games slated at Nebraska, Minnesota and Ohio State. The home conference slate includes Illinois, Michigan State, Northwestern and Iowa.

The 2013 season will begin with three straight home contests -- Central Michigan, Notre Dame and Akron -- before traveling to Connecticut to conclude the non-conference slate. The Wolverines will play Big Ten games on the road at Penn State, Michigan State, Northwestern and Iowa. U-M's home league schedule includes match-ups against Minnesota, Indiana, Nebraska and Ohio State.

Michigan will begin working on the schedules for 2014 and beyond now that the 2012 and 2013 schedules are complete.

Following are the 2012 and 2013 football schedules:

Sept. 1vs. Alabama (Arlington, Texas)
Sept. 8Air Force
Sept. 15Massachusetts
Sept. 22at Notre Dame
Sept. 29Bye Week
Oct. 6at Purdue
Oct. 13Illinois (Homecoming)
Oct. 20Michigan State
Oct. 27at Nebraska
Nov. 3at Minnesota
Nov. 10Northwestern
Nov. 17Iowa
Nov. 24at Ohio State
Dec. 1Big Ten Championship Game
Aug. 31Central Michigan
Sept. 7Notre Dame
Sept. 14Akron
Sept. 21at Connecticut
Sept. 28Bye Week
Oct. 5Minnesota
Oct. 12at Penn State
Oct. 19Indiana
Oct. 26Bye Week
Nov. 2at Michigan State
Nov. 9Nebraska
Nov. 16at Northwestern
Nov. 23at Iowa
Nov. 30Ohio State
Dec. 7Big Ten Championship Game

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