Montana Tech unveiled its 2019 football schedule today, and the Orediggers will open the season at home on Sept. 7.
The College of Idaho will be the guest as Tech celebrates the “Copper Game” on the Bob Green Field. Kickoff is 1 p.m. (Complete schedule)
The opener is the first of five home games for the Orediggers. All but one are afternoon kickoffs. The exception is a 6 p.m. kickoff for Tech’s Oct. 12 homecoming game against Montana Western.
The Orediggers will celebrate their Hall of Fame Game Sept. 21 against Southern Oregon. Eastern Oregon comes to town on Oct. 26, and Rocky Mountain College will be the guest for Senior Day as Tech closes the season on Nov. 16.
Road games will take the Orediggers to Eastern Oregon on Sept. 14, Montana State Northern on Sept. 28, the College of Idaho on Oct. 19, Southern Oregon on Nov. 2, and Carroll College on Nov. 9.
Montana Tech begins spring drill on Monday, March 25. The Orediggers will host Family Day, which is the same day as the Digger Athletics auction, on April 13. That event is open to the public.
Spring practice will wrap up on April 20.