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Auburn to host West Virginia in ’09

AUBURN – Auburn’s nonconference football schedule includes a visit from West Virginia next season.

The schedule released Tuesday also has out-of-conference games with Louisiana Tech, Ball State and homecoming opponent Furman. West Virginia hits town Sept. 19.

The Tigers open four consecutive home games Sept. 5 against Louisiana Tech.

Mississippi State, Kentucky, Ole Miss and Alabama will be Auburn’s Southeastern Conference home games at Jordan-Hare Stadium.

The road schedule will include games at Tennessee, Arkansas, LSU and Georgia.