Monday, April 10, 2017
HOUSTON, Texas -- The Texas State Bobcats will host the Texas Southern Tigers in 2018, FBSchedules.com has learned.
Texas State will host Texas Southern at Bobcat Stadium in San Marcos on Sept. 8, 2018. The Tigers will receive a $300,000 guarantee for the game, according to a copy of the contract obtained from Texas State University via a public records request.
Texas Southern is a member of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) in the Football Championship Subdivision. In 2016, the Tigers finished 4-7 overall and 4-5 in SWAC play.
Texas State now has three non-conference games scheduled for the 2018 season. The Bobcats are scheduled to open the 2018 season at Rutgers on Sept. 1 and later travel to UTSA on Sept. 22.