Category: Big Ten

  • Ohio State adds Colorado to 2011 football schedule

    Kevin Kelley - August 24, 2010

    The Ohio State Buckeyes have added the Colorado Buffaloes to their 2011 football schedule.

  • Colorado Buffaloes to play at Ohio State Buckeyes in 2011?

    Kevin Kelley - August 16, 2010

    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.

  • Michigan State and UCF add Jacksonville State to 2014 Football Schedules

    Kevin Kelley - August 14, 2010

    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.

  • Alabama & Michigan to open 2012 Football Season at Cowboys Stadium

    Kevin Kelley - August 8, 2010

    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.

  • 2011 Big Ten Football Championship Game to be played in Indianapolis

    Kevin Kelley - August 6, 2010

    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.

  • Big Ten Likely to Adopt a 9-Game Schedule, Conference Championship Game

    Kevin Kelley - August 3, 2010

    The Big Ten will likely adopt a 9-game conference football schedule and stage a conference championship game, commissioner Jim Delaney said at the Big Ten media days.

    Delaney said the nine-game conference schedule would not begin until at least 2013. On the other hand, the Big Ten Championship game should begin in December 2011. A site for the game has yet to be determined.

  • Louisiana Tech to play at Ole Miss in 2011, at Illinois in 2012

    Kevin Kelley - July 29, 2010

    The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs will play at Ole Miss in 2011 and at Illinois in 2012, the school announced on Wednesday.

    Tech will travel to face Ole Miss on November 12, 2011, which is the date vacated by the move of Boise State to the Mountain West.

  • Minnesota & Texas Cancel 2015-16 Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - July 28, 2010

    The Minnesota Golden Gophers and Texas Longhorns have canceled their 2015-16 home-and-home football series, the schools announced Tuesday.

    The two teams were scheduled to meet in Minneapolis on September 19, 2015 and in Austin on September 17, 2016.

  • Penn State adds Navy to 2012 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - July 21, 2010

    The Penn State Nittany Lions have added the Navy Midshipmen to their 2012 football schedule, both schools reported today. Penn State will host Navy at Beaver Stadium on September 15, 2012.

  • Penn State and Syracuse Schedule 3-Game Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - June 30, 2010

    The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Syracuse Orange have scheduled a three-game football series, the schools announced today. On August 21, 2013, the two schools will meet at Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Although not finalized, Penn State will host Syracuse in 2020 at Beaver Stadium and will travel to face the…