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2017 RPI Football schedule released



TROY —  Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) has released the 2017 schedule for its football program.

This year’s slate includes ten games, four of which to be played home at ECAV Stadium. Here is the full schedule:

Sat, Sept. 2 (1:00 p.m.)- Home vs. William Paterson University (first ever meeting)
Sat, Sept. 9 (1:00 p.m.)- On the road @ Worcester Polytechnic Institute (Transit Trophy/non-league game)
Sat, Sept. 16 (12:00 p.m.)- Home vs. Western New England University (first ever meeting)
Sat, Sept. 23 (1:00 p.m.)- On the road @ Buffalo State (rematch of 2015 ECAC Bowl)
Sat, Oct. 7 (12:00 p.m.)- On the road @ Hobart College (Liberty League game)
Sat, Oct. 14 (1:00 p.m.)- Home vs. Ithaca College (Liberty League game/Reunion & Homecoming Weekend)
Sat, Oct. 21 (1:00 p.m.)- On the road @ Alfred University
Sat, Oct. 28 (1:00 p.m.)- On the road @ St. Lawrence University (Liberty League game)
Sat, Nov. 4 (12:00 p.m.)- Home vs. the University of Rochester (Liberty League game/Senior day)
Sat, Nov. 11 (12:00 p.m.)- On the road at Union College (Liberty League/Dutchman Shoes Trophy game


It’s the program’s one hundred twenty-eighth season.

Dylan Rossiter is the Upstate Courier's founder and Editor-at-Large. He has covered Siena College men's basketball, the Tri-City ValleyCats, and Section II Athletics. Rossiter is based in Boston, MA and can be reached at Follow him on Twitter @ByDylanRossiter.