(AP)-The Auburn Tigers will open defense of their national title Sept. 3 against Utah State.
Auburn's schedule released Tuesday evening includes seven home
games and a Sept. 17 nonconference visit to Clemson.
The Tigers have home Southeastern Conference games against
Mississippi State, Florida, Mississippi and Alabama. They'll visit
South Carolina, Arkansas, LSU and Georgia.
Auburn will also host Football Championship Subdivision Samford
for homecoming on Nov. 19. The Bulldogs are coached by former
Auburn Heisman Trophy winner Pat Sullivan.
The Tigers finish the regular season a week later against
2011 AUBURN FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
Sept. 3 UTAH STATE
Sept. 10 MISSISSIPPI STATE
Sept. 17 at Clemson
Sept. 24 FLORIDA ATLANTIC
Oct. 1 at South Carolina
Oct. 8 at Arkansas
Oct. 15 FLORIDA
Oct. 22 at LSU
Oct. 29 OLE MISS
Nov. 12 at Georgia
Nov. 19 SAMFORD [HC]
Nov. 26 ALABAMA
OPEN DATE: Nov. 5