Head Coach Ricky Smither enters into his sixth year at the helm for the Tigers and will look to improve off the 3-6 overall record that Northeast finished with in 2012.
Smither and company will look to improve this year’s record starting on the road against the Wolves on Thursday, August 29, with a start time set for 7 p.m.
In week two, the Tigers will host Jones Junior College on Thursday, September 5 at 6:30 p.m. followed by another home game in week three with Holmes Community College on Thursday, September 12 at 6:30 p.m.
Northeast will travel to Senatobia to face Northwest Community College in week four on September 19 at 6:30 p.m. before coming back to Booneville to welcome the Bulldogs of Mississippi Gulf Coast on September 26 at 6:30 p.m.
The second half of the season will get underway on a Saturday, October 5 with the Tigers hosting Coahoma Community College for Homecoming 2013. Kick-off is set for 3 p.m.
The Tigers will then hit the road to head to East Mississippi on Thursday, October 10 in Scooba and for Fulton on Thursday, October 17 against Itawamba Community College. Both games are set for 7 p.m.
Last but not least, on October 24 the Tigers will play Mississippi Delta Community College at Tiger Stadium on Thursday night at 6:30 p.m.
For more information on the 2013 Tiger football program please check out our athletic website at www.nemccathletics.com, click on Men's Sports, then Football.
Aug. 29 @Copiah Lincoln, 7
Sept. 5 Jones County, 6:30
Sept. 12 Holmes, 6:30
Sept. 19 @Northwest, 6:30
Sept. 26 Gulf Coast, 6:30
Oct. 5 Coahoma (HC), 3
Oct. 10 @East Miss., 7
Oct. 17 @ICC, 7
Oct. 24 Miss. Delta, 6:30