Duquesne at Saint Francis, Pa. Highlights 2011 NEC Football TV Schedule
Aug. 5, 2011
PITTSBURGH - Duquesne's short trip to Loretto, Pa. to face Northeast Conference foe Saint Francis, Pa. on Sept. 24 highlights the five-game NEC television package released today.
The game, scheduled for a 7:00 p.m. kickoff, will be televised live locally by PCNC. It will air on ROOT Sports on tape delay on Oct. 3 at 6:00 p.m.
Sacred Heart hosts Bryant on a Friday night in the first game of the package on September 16. A complete schedule of televised NEC games is listed below.
Duquesne, which is beginning its fourth season as an associate member of the Northeast Conference, was picked to finish second in a preseason poll of NEC coaches released this week.
The Dukes, who are in their seventh season under head coach Jerry Schmitt, open under the lights at Bucknell on Sept. 3.
2011 Northeast Conference Television Schedule
Date Matchup Time Sept. 16 Bryant at Sacred Heart 7:00 pm MSG (HD), Cox CT/RI (HD) Sept. 24 Duquesne at Saint Francis (PA) 7:00 pm MSG (HD), PCNC Pittsburgh, Fox8 Johnstown/Altoona (HD), ROOT Sports-Pittsburgh (tape delay, 10/3 - 6:00 pm, HD) Oct. 1 Robert Morris at Monmouth 12:00 pm MSG (HD), PCNC Pittsburgh, ROOT Sports-Pittsburgh (tape delay, 10/3 - 9:00 pm, HD) Oct. 29 Albany at Wagner 12:00 pm Fox College Sports, TWC Channel 3 Albany (tape delay - TBA), ESPN3 Nov. 5 Robert Morris at CCSU 12:00 pm Fox College Sports, PCNC Pittsburgh, Cox CT, ESPN3, ROOT Sports-Pittsburgh (tape delay, 11/7 - 7:00 pm)