Denise Richards has joined the cast of the original scripted sports/comedy series "Blue Mountain State," Spike TV said Tuesday.

Season 2 of the show is to premiere Oct. 20.

"Blue Mountain State" chronicles the on- and off-field antics of the fictional college football powerhouse Blue Mountain State.

"Season 2 of 'Blue Mountain State' finds Coach Marty Daniels (former NFL-er Ed Marinaro) under pressure to deliver a winning season after an embarrassing showing last year that has put his legacy and job security in grave danger. Adding to the coach's troubles is the arrival of his contentious and meddling ex-wife Debra (played by Richards,)" Spike TV said in a news release.