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Texas Southern to play six home games

Houston, TX (Sports Network) - Texas Southern football will play six home games while its tries to defend its 2010 Southwestern Athletic Conference title.

Texas Southern will play two home games at Reliant Stadium, against Prairie View A&M (Sept. 10) in the Tigers' season opener and Southern (Nov. 5). The other home games will be played at Delmar Stadium against Texas College (Sept. 17), Alcorn State (Sept. 24), Alabama State (Oct. 8) and Central State (Oct. 22) on Homecoming Day.

Kevin Ramsey will serve as Texas Southern's interim coach this season after the university forced out head coach Johnnie Cole two weeks ago. The Tigers finished with a 9-3 record and their first conference championship in 42 years last year.

2011 Texas Southern Football Schedule

All Times ET

Sept. 10, Prairie View A&M*, Reliant Stadium, Houston, TBA

Sept. 17, Texas College, Delmar Stadium, Houston, TBA

Sept. 24, Alcorn State*, Delmar Stadium, Houston, TBA

Oct. 1 at Jackson State*, Jackson, Miss., 5 p.m.

Oct. 8, Alabama State*, Delmar Stadium, Houston, TBA

Oct. 15 at Alabama A&M*, Huntsville, Ala., 2 p.m.

Oct. 22, Central State (Homecoming), Delmar Stadium, Houston, 3 p.m.

Oct 29, at Mississippi Valley State*, Itta Bena, Miss., 3 p.m.

Nov. 5, Southern*, Reliant Stadium, Houston, TBA

Nov. 12 at Grambling State*, Grambling, La., 9 p.m.

Nov. 19 at Arkansas-Pine Bluff*, Pine Bluff, Ark., 3:30 p.m.

*-SWAC game

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