PRAIRIE VIEW – Prairie View A&M football has announced its fall 2021 schedule, with 11 games in total with four real home games and eight Southwestern Athletic Conference games.
The Panthers will open the season on the road, starting with Texas Southern in the Labor Day Classic on September 4. Next, Prairie View A&M will travel to Incarnate Word (September 11) ahead of their opener against Houston Baptist on September 4. Sep 18
From there, Prairie View A&M makes the trip to Dallas for the State Fair Classic, facing Grambling State on September 25. Next, the Panthers host Arkansas-Pine Bluff at The Hill for a tilt on October 2. After a brief respite, the Panthers make their longest road trip of the season, facing new SWAC member Bethune-Cookman on October 16.
Prairie View A&M will travel to Southern on October 23 and host Alabama State at Panther Stadium on November 6. After a Nov. 13 trip to Alcorn State, the Panthers end the season with a road contest at Texas A&M (Nov. 20) and a home date with Mississippi Valley State on Nov. 27.
Start times, promotions and homecoming designation will be announced at a later date, along with ticket information and participation policies for the 2021 season.
The Head Coach Eric Dooley led the Panthers to a 2-1 record in the abridged spring 2021 campaign, resulting in a trio of All-SWAC winners in Storey jackson, Jason dumas and Jaylen harris. Jackson was also nominated for the Buck Buchanan Award, awarded to the best defenseman in FCS football.