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January 30, 2013

Tulsa football slate released


— Five Bowl participants are featured on the 2013 Tulsa Golden Hurricane football schedule, as it was announced today. Tulsa will face Bowling Green (Military Bowl), Oklahoma (Cotton Bowl), Iowa State (Liberty Bowl), Rice (Armed Forces Bowl) and East Carolina (New Orleans Bowl).

The Hurricane will open the season with four consecutive non-conference games, including the season opener at Bowling Green on Aug. 31. A trip to Norman and OU on Sept. 14 is part of that schedule, as is a Liberty Bowl rematch with Iowa State.

The Conference USA slate includes newcomers Texas-San Antonio and former TU offensive coordinator Larry Coker, Lousiana Tech and North Texas.

The schedule:

Aug. 31, at Bowling Green

Sept. 7, Colorado State

Sept. 14, at Oklahoma

Sept. 21, Iowa State

Oct. 5, Rice

Oct.12, at UTEP

Oct. 26, at Tulane

Nov. 2, Texas San-Ant.

Nov. 9, at East Carolina

Nov. 16, Marshall

Nov. 23, at La. Tech

Nov. 30, North Texas