Minnesota adds WMU to 2012 slate

Minnesota has completed its 2012 with the addition of Western Michigan, the team announced today.

The Golden Gophers will host Western Michigan on Sept. 15, 2012. Their home game against New Hampshire, previously scheduled for that day, has been moved up a week to Sept. 8.

Minnesota and Western Michigan have played three times, from 1975-77, with the Gophers winning all three contests.

The Gophers' nonconference schedules are now finalized through 2016.

Here's Minnesota's complete 2012 schedule:

Sept. 1 at UNLV

Sept. 8 New Hampshire

Sept. 15 Western Michigan

Sept. 22 Syracuse

Sept. 29 Open

Oct. 6 Indiana

Oct. 13 at Wisconsin

Oct. 20 Ohio State

Oct. 27 at Michigan State

Nov. 3 Michigan

Nov. 10 at Northwestern

Nov. 17 at Penn State

Nov. 24 Iowa