The Big East Conference released its 2012 football schedule on Tuesday, completing the Connecticut Huskies 2012 football schedule.
UConn begins its non-conference slate with a border battle against the Massachusetts Minutemen on Aug. 30 and delves into Big East play on Saturday, Oct. 6 against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Overall, the Huskies play seven games against teams who qualified for bowls during the 2011 season.
The full 2012 UConn football schedule follows:
Thu., Aug. 30: Massachusetts
Sat., Sept. 8: North Carolina State
Sat., Sept. 15: at Maryland
Sat., Sept. 22: at Western Michigan
Sat., Sept. 29: Buffalo
Sat., Oct. 6: at RUTGERS
Sat., Oct. 13: TEMPLE
Fri., Oct. 19: at SYRACUSE (8 p.m., ESPN)
Sat., Nov. 3: at USF
Fri., Nov. 9: PITTSBURGH (8 p.m., ESPN2)
Sat., Nov. 24: at LOUISVILLE
Sat., Dec. 1: CINCINNATI (ABC/ESPN/ESPN2)