After a 3-9 campaign in 2011, the Blue Devils' schedule will get no easier this season, featuring an ACC-high nine teams that played in bowl games last year.

Duke's schedule kicks off Sept. 1 against Florida International, the only bowl-eligible team the Blue Devils beat last season. That game is followed by a trip to Palo Alto to face Stanford, then home games against N.C. Central and Memphis before conference play begins.

Here is the full 2012 football schedule:

Full schedule:

9/1 vs. Florida International

9/8 at Stanford

9/15 vs. N.C. Central

9/22 vs. Memphis

9/29 at Wake Forest

10/6 vs. Virginia

10/13 at Virginia Tech

10/20 vs. North Carolina

10/27 at Florida State

11/3 vs. Clemson

11/10 open

11/17 at Georgia Tech

11/24 vs. Miami