Central Michigan adds Southeast Missouri to 2012 football schedule

By Kevin Kelley -

Central MichiganThe Central Michigan Chippewas have added the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks to their 2012 football schedule, CM-Life.com has reported.

Central Michigan will host Southeast Missouri State in their season opener at Kelly/Shorts Stadium on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012. CMU leads the series 1-0 after a 44-27 victory in 2004.

The addition of the Redhawks completes Central Michigan’s 2012 non-conference schedule. The Chippewas also host Michigan State on Sept. 8, travel to Iowa on Sept. 22 and host Navy on Oct. 13.

Earlier this week, the MAC opponents for 2012 were revealed. Central Michigan will host Ball State, Bowling Green, Miami (OH) and Western Michigan and will travel to face Eastern Michigan, Northern Illinois, Toledo and UMass.