BOZEMAN — With the addition of Southeast Missouri, the Montana State football team has completed its schedule for 2019.
Along with SEMO (Sept. 7), the Bobcats will also be playing Norfolk State (Sept. 21) for the first time.
MSU will be visiting Western Illinois (Sept. 14) for the first time since 1993 and playing Texas Tech (Aug. 31) for the first time since 1936. The season-opening game is in Lubbock, Texas.
The schedule as league games against Northern Arizona, Cal Poly, Sacramento State, North Dakota, Southern Utah, Northern Colorado, UC Davis and Montana. The annual Cat-Griz game is Nov. 23 in Bozeman.
The Bobcats play a league game against UND, who by then will not be a member of the Big Sky Conference. The Oct. 26 game will still count in the league standings as the Night Hawks will play that season as an independent transitioning from the Big Sky to the Missouri Valley Conference.