The slate features 24 home games and contests against teams from seven conferences.
UMES opens the season with a three-game series at Appalachian State of the Southern Conference Feb. 18-20. The Mountaineers went 38-18-1 last season, advancing to the semifinals of the SoCon Tournament.
George Washington comes to Hawk Stadium on Feb. 22 at 2:30 p.m. as UMES opens its home schedule with seven games against the Colonials, Fairleigh Dickinson (Feb. 27-28) and Long Island (March 4-6).
The Hawks will head to Temple for a single game on March 9 before retuning home for a doubleheader to start the four-game home-and-home series with in-state rival Mount Saint Mary’s on March 15. UMES and MSM will complete the series April 13 in Emmitsburg, Md.
UMES will then play three at Richmond from March 18-20 and finish the five-game trip with a twinbill at Campbell, of the Atlantic Sun, on March 22 prior to beginning MEAC play at home with a weekend series with Coppin State (March 26-27).
Other non-conference games include encounters with Lehigh, Saint Peter’s Navy and Towson.
UMES returns 10 letterwinners, six starting position players and two starting pitchers from a team which was 8-43 in 2010.