Moon Township, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Robert Morris will kick off the John Banaszak era against Eastern Kentucky and play five home games as part of an 11-game 2014 schedule announced on Friday.
The Colonials' first 20 seasons have been played under Joe Walton, who retired after last year's 5-6 campaign.
Robert Morris will host Eastern Kentucky to open the season on Aug. 28. The Colonials also will celebrate Homecoming against Monmouth on Oct. 4.
Within the Northeast Conference, the Colonials will host Central Connecticut State (Oct. 18), Wagner (Nov. 8) and Saint Francis (Nov. 15).
2014 Robert Morris Football Schedule
All Times ET
Aug. 28, Eastern Kentucky, 7 p.m.
Sept. 6, at North Dakota, TBA
Sept. 13, at Lafayette, 6 p.m.
Sept. 20, at Dayton, 1 p.m.
Oct. 4, Monmouth (Homecoming), 1 p.m.
Oct. 11, at Sacred Heart*, TBA
Oct. 18, Central Connecticut State*, noon
Oct. 25, at Bryant*, 1 p.m.
Nov. 8, Wagner*, noon
Nov. 15, Saint Francis (Pa.)*, TBA
Nov. 22, at Duquesne, TBA
* - Northeast Conference game