After news yesterday that Merrimack will travel to Lehigh of the Patriot League on Sept. 28, two more road opponents for the Warriors’ first year as a Division I FCS program have been revealed through opponent schedules being released.
Merrimack will travel to Central Connecticut State (NEC) on Sept. 7. Depending on how the schedule works out, this could be Merrimack’s opener, or it could be Week 2 (many teams are opening on Aug. 31). Central Connecticut went 6-5 last season (2-3 at home).
Towards the end of the season on Nov. 2, Merrimack will hit the road and travel to Rhode Island of the Colonial Athletic Conference. URI finished last season 6-5, including going 4-1 at home.
2019 Merrimack Football Schedule
|9/7||TBD||at Central Connecticut||NEC||Arute Field|
|9/28||TBD||at Lehigh||Patriot League||Goodman Stadium|
|11/2||TBD||at Rhode Island||CAA||Meade Stadium|