MEAC Football Scoreboard: Week 0
Texas Southern (0-0, 0-0) at Florida A&M (0-0, 0-0)
Saturday, August 26
12 p.m. | Bragg Stadium | Tallahassee, Fla.
Florida A&M kicks off the 2017 season this weekend as the Rattlers will face Texas Southern in the inaugural Jake Gaither Football Classic at Bragg Stadium in Tallahassee, Fla.
This marks FAMU’s first season opener at home since 2011 as the Rattlers battled Fort Valley State. FAMU’s last winning season occurred in 2011 as they finished 7-4. Since 2012, FAMU is 15-42 overall but is coming off a 4-7 campaign which marked its best record since 2012 (4-7). Saturday’s game pits Florida A&M against a team from the SWAC for the first time since traveling to Jackson State in 2014.