LAFAYETTE, La. (The Daily Advertiser) – UL has posted its 2016-17 non-conference schedule, which features a handful of games in the Cajuns’ old home, Blackham Coliseum.
The Ragin’ Cajuns will play a home exhibition game Nov. 3 against West Florida.
They have road non-conference games Nov. 11 at Minnesota, Nov. 14 at Montana State, Nov. 23 at James Madison, Dec. 3 at McNeese State, Dec. 14 at Georgia and Dec. 17 at New Orleans before opening Sun Belt Conference play Dec. 31 at Arkansas State.
The Cajuns play home non-conference games Nov. 17 against Oklahoma Panhandle, Nov. 21 against Delaware State, Nov. 27 against Texas Southern, Dec. 1 against Nicholls State, Dec. 7 against Loyola of New Orleans, Dec. 10 against Louisiana Tech and Dec. 20 against Pepperdine before playing their first Sun Belt home game Jan. 14 against Georgia Southern.
UL will play its first four home games and the exhibition in Blackham Coliseum. It is expected to play its first game in the Cajundome, which is undergoing renovation, when Nicholls visits on Dec. 1.