With the release this afternoon of the 2012 football schedule, Rutgers has four games with big storylines to kick off the season and Kyle Flood's career as a head coach.
Rutgers opens the season at Tulane looking to avenge a loss on Homecoming two years ago. Then the Scarlet Knights host Howard in the first home game of Kyle Flood's career before heading to Arkansas and South Florida for key road games.
Saturday, Sept. 1 at Tulane
Saturday, Sept. 8 Howard, 1 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 15 at South Florida
Saturday, Sept. 22 at Arkansas
Saturday, Sept. 29 BYE
Saturday, Oct. 6 Connecticut
Saturday, Oct. 13 Syracuse
Saturday, Oct. 20 at Temple
Saturday, Oct. 27 Kent State (Homecoming, 3:30 p.m.)
Saturday, Nov. 3 BYE
Saturday, Nov. 10 Army
Saturday, Nob. 17 at Cincinnati
Saturday, Nov. 24 at Pittsburgh
Thursday, Nov. 29 Louisville (ESPN, 7:30 p.m.)