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Nicholls seeks to rebound in Rebowe's first season

Thibodaux, LA (SportsNetwork.com) - Nicholls' 2015 schedule will include two FBS opponents and four home games as first-year coach Tim Rebowe tries to get the Colonels program on track.

The Southland Conference program, coming off an 0-12 season, will play an 11- game schedule announced Wednesday.

Nicholls will travel to ULM (Sept. 12) and Colorado (Sept. 26) in non- conference action.

The Southland is moving to nine-game conference schedules. The Colonels will host McNeese State (Oct. 3), Houston Baptist (Oct. 17), Northwestern State (Oct. 31) and Central Arkansas (Nov. 14).

2015 Nicholls Football Schedule

Sept. 12, at ULM

Sept. 19, at Incarnate Word*

Sept. 26, at Colorado

Oct. 3, McNeese State*

Oct. 10, at Stephen F. Austin*

Oct. 17, Houston Baptist*

Oct. 24, at Sam Houston State*

Oct. 31, Northwestern State*

Nov. 7, at Lamar*

Nov. 14, Central Arkansas*

Nov. 19, at Southeastern Louisiana*

* - Southland Conference game