The Northwestern Wildcats of the Big Ten have announced their 2011 and 2012 football schedules.
Northwestern’s 2011 schedule features non-conference games at Boston College and Army. Featured Big Ten games include Michigan, at Iowa, Penn State, at Nebraska and Michigan State. Read Full Story »
The Michigan State Spartans of the Big Ten and the Miami Hurricanes of the ACC have agreed to begin a home-and-home football series, MSU Athletics Director Mark Hollis announced on Wednesday.
The series will begin on Saturday, September 16, 2020 when Michigan State hosts Miami at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing. The meeting will be the first match up ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »
After months of rumors, the Alabama-Michigan game at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington has been officially announced by both schools. The game will be played on September 1, 2012.
The game will be televised in prime time by either ESPN or CBS, and the officials for the game will come from the Big 12 Conference. Alabama will be designated as the home team. Read Full Story »
The Oklahoma Sooners and the Nebraska Cornhuskers may schedule a 2020 and 2021 home-and-home football series, USA Today has reported.
Discussions for the series are preliminary and are dependent on the future Big Ten conference scheduling format. Nebraska AD Tom Osborne said they “can’t make a decision until we know if the Big Ten is going from eight conference games to nine.” Read Full Story »
Alabama head coach Nick Saban said on his weekly radio show that the Crimson Tide will “probably for sure” play the Michigan Wolverines at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington in 2012.
If you will recall, the Alabama-Michigan contest was first rumored back in August. The game will likely be played on September 1, 2012. Read Full Story »
The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Temple Owls have announced that the two schools have signed a two-for-one football series. The agreement extends their current series through 2016. Read Full Story »
A 2016 and 2019 home-and-home football series between the Oklahoma State Cowboys and the Purdue Boilermakers has been canceled, Purdue has announced.
The two schools were scheduled to play at West Lafayette, Indiana on September 17, 2016 and at Stillwater, Oklahoma on September 14, 2019. Read Full Story »
The Big Ten has announced their 2011 and 2012 conference football schedules. Changes were made to the existing schedules after Nebraska was added from the Big 12.
A Big Ten Football Championship Game will be held starting in 2011 since the conference now has 12 teams split into two divisions. Read Full Story »
The Big Ten Conference has announced their future division alignments that take place for the start of the 2011 football season. The names of the divisions will be announced at a later date. Read Full Story »
The Wisconsin Badgers have added the UTEP Miners to their 2012 football schedule. An exact date for the game has not been announced (Source).
This will be the first ever meeting between the two schools. UTEP, currently a member of Conference USA, finished the 2009 season 4-8 overall and 3-5 in the conference. Read Full Story »
The Ohio State Buckeyes have added the Colorado Buffaloes to their 2011 football schedule. The game has been officially announced by Ohio State University.
The Buckeyes will host the Buffaloes at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on September 24, 2011. Ohio State will pay Colorado $1.4 million for the game. This is a single game matchup and will not be a home-and-home series. Read Full Story »
The Colorado Buffaloes and Ohio State Buckeyes are working on a deal to play in 2011, DailyCamera.com has reported. The game would be played at Ohio Stadium, also known as “The Horseshoe.”
This would be a single game rather than a home-and-home series, meaning Ohio State would not play in Boulder. The payout that Colorado would receive is reported to be around $2 million. Read Full Story »
The Michigan State Spartans and the UCF Golden Knights have each added the Jacksonville State Gamecocks to their 2014 football schedule, JSU has announced.
Michigan State will host Jacksonville State at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing on August 30, 2014. It will be the season opener and the first meeting ever between the two schools. Read Full Story »
The Alabama Crimson Tide and Michigan Wolverines will open the 2012 football season at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, MGoBlog is reporting. The game is likely to be played on September 1, 2012.
Cowboys Stadium will play host to the Oregon State-TCU game on September 4, 2010 and a possible LSU-Oregon matchup to open the 2011 season. The stadium is also the site of the “Southwest Classic”, a 10-game series between Arkansas & Texas A&M. Read Full Story »
The first ever Big Ten Football Championship Game will be played at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana in December 2011, the conference announced on Thursday.
The addition of the Nebraska Cornhuskers to the Big Ten in 2011 gives the conference 12 teams, which is the number required by the NCAA to hold a championship game. Read Full Story »