COLUMBUS, Ga. - The Columbus Cottonmouths released their 2011-12 schedule on Friday, with one date change from the original schedule released by the SPHL last week. The schedule features 56 regular-season games, 28 each home and away.
The Snakes will open their 16th season with a pair of home games Friday and Saturday, Oct. 21 and 22 against the Pensacola Ice Flyers and the Mississippi Surge, respectively, at 7:30 p.m.
Columbus' home schedule features 23 weekend dates, with three Tuesdays, two Thursdays, 11 Fridays, eight Saturdays and four Sundays.
The Cottonmouths will face their in-state rival the Augusta RiverHawks nine times, the Fayetteville FireAntz, Knoxville Ice Bears and Mississippi Surge eight times, the Huntsville Havoc and Pensacola Ice Flyers seven times, the Louisiana IceGators five times and the Mississippi RiverKings four times during the regular season .
All home games will be 7:30 p.m., with Sunday games at 4 p.m.
A complete schedule is listed below. The only change from the originally-released schedule is the home game scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 7 against Huntsville has been moved to Tuesday, Jan. 10.
Friday, Oct. 21 vs. Pensacola
Saturday, Oct. 22 vs. Mississippi Surge
Friday, Oct. 28 vs. Pensacola
Sunday, Nov. 6 vs. Fayetteville
Sunday, Nov. 13 vs. Fayetteville
Friday, Nov. 18 vs. Huntsville
Saturday, Nov. 19 vs. Pensacola
Tuesday, Nov. 22 vs. Knoxville
Friday, Nov. 25 vs. Huntsville
Friday, Dec. 2 vs. Pensacola
Saturday, Dec. 3 vs. Mississippi Surge
Saturday, Dec. 10 vs. Mississippi Surge
Thursday, Dec. 15 vs. Fayetteville
Tuesday, Dec. 27 vs. Fayetteville
Friday, Dec. 30 vs. Knoxville
Tuesday, Jan. 10 vs. Huntsville
Saturday, Jan. 21 vs. Knoxville
Sunday, Jan. 22 vs. Mississippi RiverKings
Friday, Jan. 26 vs. Louisiana
Saturday, Jan. 27 vs. Louisiana
Friday, Feb. 3 vs. Augusta
Friday, Feb. 10 vs. Knoxville
Saturday, Feb. 11 vs. Mississippi Surge
Sunday, Feb. 19 vs. Fayetteville
Friday, March 2 vs. Augusta
Friday, March 9 vs. Mississippi RiverKings
Saturday, March 10 vs. Augusta
Saturday, March 24 vs. Augusta