WAC releases 2012 schedule

The WAC may have lost its marquee teams, but football indeed goes on.

The league unveiled its 2012 schedule on Monday, featuring new members UT-San Antonio and Texas State, along with returning schools Louisiana Tech, Utah State, New Mexico State, San Jose State and Idaho.

Four games are set for Thursday, Aug. 30 -- Louisiana Tech will host new SEC member Texas A&M in Shreveport, La., while New Mexico State hosts Sacramento State, Southern Utah travels to Utah State and Idaho hosts Eastern Washington. UTSA and Texas State make their debuts Sept. 1 -- UTSA travels to South Alabama and Texas State plays at Houston.

The schedule also features 10 games against teams from AQ conferences, and nine games against Mountain West opponents.