Eastern Kentucky University announced a 2013 schedule Wednesday that includes 12 regular-season games for the first time in 10 years.
EKU has six home and six away games.
The Colonels open Aug. 29 — a Thursday night — against Robert Morris at Roy Kidd Stadium.
Following that is a Sept. 7 game at Big East champion Louisville.
The Colonels take on another in-state rival on Sept. 21 when they visit Morehead State. The following week brings a visit to Ohio Valley Conference champion Eastern Illinois in EKU's league opener.
On Oct. 19, EKU welcomes Tennessee Tech to Roy Kidd Stadium for Homecoming.
The Colonels close the season with a trip to Murray State on Nov. 23.
Times for all games will be announced at a later date.
2013 EKU schedule
Aug. 29 — ROBERT MORRIS
Sept. 7 — At Louisville
Sept. 14 — Coastal Carolina
Sept. 21 — At Morehead State
Sept. 28 — At Eastern Illinois
Oct. 5 — Austin Peay
Oct. 19 — Tennessee Tech
Oct. 26 — At Southeast Missouri
Nov. 2 — Tennessee State
Nov. 9 — At Jacksonville State
Nov. 16 — UT Martin
Nov. 23 — At Murray State