2004 Football Divisional Guidelines Set

By BASN Wire Services
Updated: October 16, 2007

HBCU LOGO NEW HAVEN, CT.— Southwestern Athletic Conference Commissioner Robert Vowels has issued a directive to the SWAC member institutions regarding the 2004 football divisional schedules.

In a memorandum sent to member institutions the Commissioner stated; After discussing the 2004 Conference football schedule with member institutions over the past several months, the Conference office has formulated the following guidelines which will bring this issue to closure.

1. For the 2004 season, the Conference will follow the mandated 7-game divisional schedule format approved by the Council of Presidents and Chancellors during the Tuesday, April 28, 2004 conference call. This format will allow all members to be eligible to compete for the 2004 Conference championship.

2. The games listed below have been designated by the Conference office as games that will count towards this year’s Conference standings.

3. Starting with the 2005 season the Conference office will develop football scheduling principles and proposed schedules with the assistance of the Conference members.

Eastern Division Alabama A&M Alabama State Alcorn State Jackson State Miss. Valley State Alabama State Alcorn State Alabama State Alabama State Alabama State Alcorn State Alabama A&M Alabama A&M Alcorn State Alcorn State Jackson State Jackson State Jackson State Alabama A&M Alabama A&M Miss Valley State Miss. Valley St Miss. Valley St Miss. Valley St Jackson State Southern Southern Southern Southern Southern Grambling State Grambling State Grambling State Grambling State Grambling State Texas Southern Texas Southern Texas Southern Ark.-Pine Bluff Texas Southern Western Division Southern Grambling State Texas Southern Ark.-Pine Bluff Prairie View A&M Grambling State Southern Southern Jackson State Southern Texas Southern Texas Southern Grambling State Grambling State Grambling State Jackson State Ark.-Pine Bluff Ark.-Pine Bluff Texas Southern Texas Southern Prairie View A&M Prairie View A&M Prairie View A&M Prairie View A&M Ark.-Pine Bluff Alabama State Alabama State Alabama State Alabama State Alabama State Alcorn State Alcorn State Alcorn State Miss. Valley State Alcorn State Alabama A&M Alabama A&M Alabama A&M Alabama A&M Alabama A&M