William & Mary to face tough road in 2012

William & Mary will travel to the University of Maryland as part of a difficult road schedule in 2012.

In addition to opening the season at Maryland (Sept. 1) and playing at Penn (Oct. 6), the Tribe will visit four CAA Football opponents which made the 2011 FCS playoffs, Towson (Sept. 15), James Madison (Oct. 13), New Hampshire (Nov. 3) and Old Dominion (Nov. 10).

William & Mary's home opener is Sept. 8 against Lafayette, and the home portion of the schedule includes visits from CAA opponents Delaware (Sept. 22), Georgia State (Sept. 29), Maine (Oct. 27) and Richmond (Nov. 17).

2012 William & Mary Football Schedule

Sept. 1, at Maryland

Sept. 8, Lafayette

Sept. 15, at Towson

Sept. 22, Delaware

Sept. 29, Georgia State

Oct. 6, at Penn

Oct. 13, at James Madison

Oct. 27, Maine

Nov. 3, at New Hampshire

Nov. 10, at Old Dominion

Nov. 17, Richmond