The Tulane Green Wave have scheduled future football games vs. FIU, Grambling State, and Nicholls State, the New Orleans Advocate has reported.
Tulane and FIU will meet in a home-and-home series that begins at FIU Stadium in Miami in 2017. The second and final game will be played at Yulman Stadium in New Orleans on a date to be announced.
The 2017 game between Tulane and FIU will be their first-ever matchup on the gridiron.
Tulane has also added two in-state Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) opponents to their future schedules. The Green Wave will host the Grambling State Tigers on Sept. 2, 2017 and the Nicholls State Colonels on a date to be announced in 2018.
Both Grambling State and Nicholls State will be first-time opponents for Tulane.
On Tuesday, Tulane and UAB announced a home-and-home series for the 2018 and 2021 seasons. Tulane will travel to Birmingham on Sept. 15, 2018 and will host the Blazers in New Orleans on Sept. 25, 2021.