Category: Big Ten

  • Oklahoma State, Purdue Cancel 2016 & 2019 Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - September 2, 2010

    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.

  • Big Ten announces 2011, 2012 football schedules

    Kevin Kelley - September 2, 2010

    The Big Ten has announced their 2011 and 2012 conference football schedules.

  • Big Ten Conference announces Future Division Alignments

    Kevin Kelley - September 1, 2010

    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.

  • Wisconsin adds UTEP to 2012 Football Schedule

    Kevin Kelley - August 26, 2010

    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.

  • 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, 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, 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.