The Hinds Community College Eagle football program has released their schedule for the 2019 season.
The Eagles 2019 football schedule features five home games on Gene Murphy Field at Joe Renfroe Stadium along with four contests on the road.
All nine contests will be played against Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) opponents and take place each Thursday evening from August 29 to October 24. Six of the contests will take place against MACJC South Division foes (Jones College, Southwest Mississippi, Pearl River, Copiah-Lincoln, East Central, and Mississippi Gulf Coast) while the three other games will take place against MACJC North Division opponents (East Mississippi, Mississippi Delta, and Coahoma).
Hinds will kick off the season at home against the reigning national and state champion East Mississippi Community College (EMCC) Lions on Thursday, August 29 at 6:30 p.m.
The Eagles will then take to road for two straight games. The first road game will be against the Mississippi Delta Community College (MDCC) Trojans in Morehead on Thursday, September 5 at 7:00 p.m. followed by Jones College (JC) in Ellisville on Thursday, September 12 at 7:00 p.m.
Hinds will then be back at home for three of their next four games. They will take on the Southwest Mississippi Community College (SMCC) Bears at home on Thursday, September 19 at 6:30 p.m. before traveling to Poplarville the following Thursday, September 26 to take on the Pearl River Community College (PRCC) Wildcats at 6:00 p.m.
Homecoming is scheduled for Thursday, October 3 at 7:00 p.m. when the Eagles face off against the Coahoma Community College (CCC) Tigers in Raymond.
Hinds will then matchup against Copiah-Lincoln Community College (CLCC) Wolves at home on Thursday, October 10 at 6:30 p.m. before traveling to Decatur the following Thursday, October 17 to compete against the East Central Community College (ECCC) Warriors.
The final regular season game will be held at home on Gene Murphy Field at Joe Renfroe Stadium on Thursday, October 24 against the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) Bulldogs.
Below is the full breakdown of the 2019 Hinds Football Schedule.
Date — Opponent — Location — Time
Thursday, August 29 — EMCC — Raymond — 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 5 — MDCC — Moorehead — 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 12 — JC — Ellisville — 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, September 19 — SMCC — Raymond — 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 26 — PRCC — Poplarville — 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, October 3 — CCC — Raymond — 7:00 p.m. (Homecoming)
Thursday, October 10 — CLCC — Raymond — 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 17 — ECCC — Decatur — 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, October 24 — MGCCC — Raymond — 6:30 p.m.