08-26-2013 06:41 AM

The schedule. It’s the biggest ally this fall for a VMI football program that has won only nine of 44 games the past four years.
A menu that includes home dates with a pair of Division II schools — Glenville State and North Greenville — and a pair of eminently winnable home games against fellow FCS foes Robert Morris and Bucknell has the Keydets flowing with optimism heading into their final season in the Big South.
Certainly, the Big South has been nothing but big trouble for VMI football. Since joining the league in 2003, the Keydets are 11-38 in conference play.
That said, VMI would like to deliver a parting shot or two before packing up and filing to the Southern Conference next summer.
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