The TCU Horned Frogs have accepted an invitation to join the Big 12 Conference in all sports, effective on July 1, 2012.
TCU received an invitation from the Big 12 last week following the departure of Texas A&M to the SEC. The addition of TCU gives the Big 12 a total of ten schools. Read Full Story »
The New Mexico Lobos and the UTSA Roadrunners have scheduled a 2013-14 home-and-home football series, UTSA announced today.
New Mexico will host UTSA at University Stadium in Albuquerque on August 31, 2013. On October 4, 2014, the Lobos will travel to face the Roadrunners at the Alamodome in San Antonio.
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The TCU Horned Frogs, who were set to join the Big East next season, have received an invitation to join the Big 12 Conference. Negotiations between TCU and the Big 12 are ongoing, but the move is imminent.
TCU has been a member of the Mountain West Conference since 2005. Between 1923 and 1995, the Horned Frogs were members of the Southwest Conference before it broke up and became what is now the Big 12. Their move will reignite in-state rivalries with Baylor, Texas and Texas Tech. Read Full Story »
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane have announced their non-conference football schedule through 2015, TulsaWorld.com has reported.
A game at Arkansas highlights the future opponents for Tulsa. The Golden Hurricane will travel to face the Razorbacks on Nov. 3, 2012. The two schools have met 71 times in their history, but haven’t played since 2003. Arkansas leads the series 52-16-3 and has won 17 in a row. Read Full Story »
The East Carolina Pirates have extended their home-and-home football series with the North Carolina Tar Heels, ECU announced Thursday.
East Carolina will travel to face North Carolina at Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill on September 22, 2012. On September 28, 2013, the Pirates will host the Tar Heels at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville. Read Full Story »
The Nevada Wolf Pack have scheduled home-and-home football series with Washington State and Oregon State, senior associate athletics director Keith Hackett announced Thursday.
Nevada will host Washington State at MacKay Stadium in Reno on September 6, 2014. The Wolf Pack will travel to Martin Stadium in Pullman on September 2, 2017. Nevada and Washington State have met twice in their history. The Cougars won both games, 31-7 in 2002 and 55-21 in 2005. Read Full Story »
The Oregon State Beavers have finalized future football games against the Nevada Wolf Pack and the Weber State Wildcats, the school announced today.
Games against Nevada and Weber State were added, although both opponents were already known. OSU and Nevada tentatively agreed to a home-and-home series back in February while the game against Weber State was discovered earlier this week. Read Full Story »
The Boise State Broncos and the BYU Cougars have agreed to a 12-year football series, the two schools announced today.
Boise State and BYU originally signed a four-year contract in 2008 for games between 2012 and 2015. The new agreement extends the series out to 2023 for a total of 12 games. The series will be home-and-home, with games in Boise, Idaho in even years and in Provo, Utah in odd years. Read Full Story »
The Michigan Wolverines have finalized their 2012 and 2013 football schedules, the school announced today.
Michigan completed their 2012 schedule with the addition of a game against UMass and their 2013 schedule with a game against Central Michigan.
The Wolverines open the 2012 season on Sept. 1 against Alabama at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Michigan then hosts Air Force (Sept. 8) and UMass (Sept. 15) before completing the non-conference portion of their schedule at Notre Dame (Sept. 22). Read Full Story »
The UMass Minutemen have finalized their 2012 non-conference football schedule, the school announced today.
2012 will be the first season for UMass in the Football Bowl Subdivision. The Minutemen announced in April that they were leaving the Colonial Athletic Association in the FCS to join the Mid-American Conference (MAC). Read Full Story »
The Michigan Wolverines have added the UMass Minutemen to their 2012 football schedule, GazetteNet.com has reported.
Michigan will host UMass at Michigan Stadium on September 15, 2012. In their first and only meeting in 2010, the Minutemen visited Ann Arbor and nearly pulled of a huge upset before falling 42-37. Read Full Story »
The Oregon State Beavers have added a game against the Weber State Wildcats to their 2015 football schedule, WSU Sports Blog has reported.
Oregon State will host Weber State at Reser Stadium in Corvallis. An exact date for the game is expected to be announced later this week. Read Full Story »
The Boston College Eagles and the UMass Minutemen are working on a new three-game football series, GazetteNet.com has reported.
Boston College athletic director Gene DeFilippio has stated that the two schools will play a two-for-one series in 2014, 2016 and 2018. Exact dates and locations are to be announced. Read Full Story »
The SEC has announced that they have accepted the Texas A&M Aggies as their 13th member beginning in the 2012 season.
Texas A&M is only the third school to be accepted into the SEC since its inception in 1932. Arkansas and South Carolina were added back in 1991. Read Full Story »
The Iowa Hawkeyes have added several games to their future non-conference football schedules, TheGazette.com has reported.
Iowa opens the 2015 season at home against Illinois State, likely September 5. The Hawkeyes then play at Iowa State on Sept. 12, host Pittsburgh on Sept. 19 and host North Texas (date TBA). Read Full Story »