By the time the opener rolls around this fall, the Caldwell school will have gone 13,438 days without playing a football game.
The Coyotes played Pacific University on Nov. 12, 1977 then folded the program.
Football returns to the College of Idaho on Sept. 6 against Pacific, which lost to the Coyotes 24-23 in that 1977 game.
The 2014 game will be played in Forest Grove, Ore. The Coyotes home opener is Sept. 13 against Western Montana in Simplot Stadium.
The C of I, which will compete in the NAIA Frontier Conference, will play 11 games this season.
All games will be played on Saturdays, and all 11 games will start at 1 p.m. local time.
The homecoming game is set for Oct. 11.
The support weve received from the college community and the entire state is tremendous, coach Mike Moroski said in a statement released by the school. We look forward to welcoming fans to our games next fall as we celebrate the return of C of I football.
The school said it will release ticket information soon.
Sept. 6: at Pacific
Sept. 13: vs. Montana Western
Sept. 20: at Southern Oregon
Sept. 27: vs. Montana Tech
Oct. 4: at Eastern Oregon
Oct. 11: vs. MSU-Northern
Oct. 18: at Rocky Mountain
Oct. 25: vs. Southern Oregon
Nov. 1: at Montana Western
Nov. 8: vs. Eastern Oregon
Nov. 15: at Carroll