PENSACOLA, Fla. – The University of West Florida football program has announced its finalized schedule for its inaugural season in 2016. The schedule will feature eight games against Gulf South Conference opponents, which will be played after the team’s three non-conference games to begin the season. All of UWF’s home games will be played at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium in downtown Pensacola.
The year will start on the road for the Argonauts, as they travel to Ave Maria, an NAIA opponent in Naples, Florida, on September 3. UWF will then play host to Missouri S&T on September 10, 2016, in the program’s first-ever home game at Pensacola Bayfront Stadium in Pensacola. Following the home game, the Argos will visit the Chowan University Hawks in Murfreesboro, North Carolina, on September 17. Both Missouri S&T and Chowan will be NCAA Division II opponents for the Argonauts.