Category Archives: Big Ten

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    Northwestern adds Western Michigan to 2013 Football Schedule

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    Northwestern WildcatsThe Northwestern Wildcats have added the Western Michigan Broncos to their 2013 football schedule, the school announced today.

    Northwestern will host Western Michigan at Ryan Field in Evanston on Sept. 14, 2013. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools.

    “We’re looking forward to welcoming Coach Cubit and the Broncos to Ryan Field for the first time next September,” said Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald. Read Full Story »

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    Maryland, Wisconsin Schedule 2020-21 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Camp Randall StadiumThe Maryland Terrapins and the Wisconsin Badgers have scheduled a home-and-home series for 2020 and 2021, the schools announced today.

    Maryland will travel to face Wisconsin at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison on Sept. 12, 2020. The Terrapins will then host the Badgers at Byrd Stadium in College Park on Sept. 11, 2021.

    The two schools have never met in football. Maryland is 4-44-1 all-time against teams from the Big Ten, while Wisconsin is 6-3 versus the ACC.Read Full Story »

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    Vanderbilt cancels 2013-14 Home-and-home Series vs. Northwestern

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    Vanderbilt CommodoresVanderbilt has canceled their 2013-14 home-and-home series vs. Northwestern, the Chicago Tribune has reported.

    The two schools were set to meet on Sept. 14, 2013 at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville and on Sept. 13, 2014 at Ryan Field in Evanston.

    According to the Tribune, Vanderbilt sent a letter to Northwestern canceling the games and did not make telephone contact at all.Read Full Story »

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    Minnesota announces more changes to Future Football Schedules

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    Minnesota Golden GophersThe Minnesota Golden Gophers have announced several changes to their future football schedules, including the cancellation of a home-and-home series with North Carolina.

    Minnesota and North Carolina were set to meet on Sept. 7, 2013 in Chapel Hill and Sept. 13, 2014 in Minneapolis. No reason was specified for the cancellation of these two games.Read Full Story »

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    BYU, Wisconsin announce 2017-18 Home-and-home Football Series

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    LaVell Edwards StadiumBYU will face Wisconsin in a home-and-home football series in 2017 and 2018, BYU director of athletics Tom Holmoe announced today.

    Brigham Young will host the first game of the series at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo in 2017 before traveling to face Wisconsin at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison in 2018. Exact dates were not announced.

    “We are exited to announce this series with the Badgers,” said BYU director of athletics Tom Holmoe. “We’re always looking for opportunities to schedule storied football programs like Wisconsin. It will be a great experience for our coaches, players and fans to visit Big Ten country and have Wisconsin play at LaVell Edwards Stadium.”Read Full Story »

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    Ohio State and Texas Schedule 2022-23 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Ohio State-TexasOhio State and Texas have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2022 and 2023, the two schools announced today.

    Ohio State will travel to face Texas at Darrell K. Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium on Sept. 17, 2022. The Buckeyes will then host the Longhorns at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on Sept. 16, 2023.

    The two schools last met in the 2009 Tostitos Fiesta Bowl. Texas won that game 24-21 to extend their overall series lead to 2-1.Read Full Story »

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    Big Ten Game of the Week – Northwestern at Penn State

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    Penn State-NorthwesternOn Saturday, Penn State hosts Northwestern in the Big Ten Game of the Week (12 p.m. ET, ESPN).

    This is a pivotal game for each team. Northwestern has gotten of to a great start, but holes in their defense could be their downfall. Penn State had early struggles against Ohio and Virginia, but regained their sea legs with a convincing win at Illinois last week. While Penn State has dominated the win-loss record for the series, most of the recent games have been back and forth. Here’s what to look for Saturday…Read Full Story »

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    Ohio State, TCU Schedule 2018-19 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Ohio State-TCUThe Ohio State Buckeyes and the TCU Horned Frogs have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2018 and 2019, both schools announced today.

    Ohio State will travel to face TCU at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Forth Worth on Sept. 15, 2018. The Buckeyes will then host the Horned Frogs at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on Sept. 21. 2019.

    The two schools have played six times, all in Columbus, but haven’t squared off since 1973. Ohio State leads the series 4-1-1.Read Full Story »

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    BCS Conferences announce Oct. 13, 2012 TV Schedule

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    Geno SmithThe six BCS conferences have each announced their football TV schedule for the weekend of October 13, 2012.

    Top match-ups include Alabama at Missouri, Oklahoma vs. Texas (at Dallas, TX), South Carolina at LSU, West Virginia at Texas Tech, USC at Washington, TCU at Baylor, and Texas A&M vs. Louisiana Tech (at Shreveport, LA).

    The remainder of times and TV for the weekend of 10/13 are listed on each teams 2012 football schedule.Read Full Story »

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    Notre Dame cancels 2015-17 Football Games vs. Michigan

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    Notre Dame-MichiganThe Notre Dame Fighting Irish have canceled future football games against the Michigan Wolverines in 2015, 2016, and 2017, the AP has reported.

    Through a freedom of information request, the AP found that Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick sent a letter to Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon exercising a three-year out in their contract.

    Notre Dame and Michigan are still scheduled to meet each year through 2031, with the exception of 2018 and 2019. Their last game under the current contract is set for Sept. 6, 2014 in South Bend.Read Full Story »

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    Ohio State adds Tulsa to 2016 Football Schedule

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    Ohio StadiumThe Ohio State Buckeyes have added the Tulsa Golden Hurricane to their 2016 football schedule, Tulsa World has reported.

    Ohio State will host Tulsa at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, likely on either Sept. 10 or Sept. 24, 2016. Those are the only two open dates on Ohio State’s schedule, with Oct. 8 being reserved as a bye week.

    OSU athletic director Gene Smith confirmed the scheduling of the game to The Columbus Dispatch. It will be the first ever meeting between the two schools.Read Full Story »

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    2012 College Football Helmet Schedules now available

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    FBSchedules.comCollege football helmet schedules are now available from FBSchedules.com. The schedules are available in PDF format only.

    The schedules feature the team helmets, date, and opponent for every FBS conference (ACC, Big 12, Big East, Big Ten, C-USA, Independents, MAC, MWC, Pac-12, SEC, Sun Belt, and WAC).Read Full Story »

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    Illinois updates Future Non-conference Football Schedules

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    Illinois Fighting IlliniThe Illinois Fighting Illini announced several additions to their future football schedules this afternoon.

    Illinois has completed their 2013 football schedule with a home game against Miami (OH) on Sept. 28, 2013. In addition, they have confirmed the earlier report that they will face Washington at Soldier Field in Chicago on Sept. 14.Read Full Story »

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    Illinois to play Washington at Soldier Field in 2013

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    Soldier FieldThe Illinois Fighting Illini will face the Washington Huskies at Soldier Field in Chicago, ESPNChicago.com has reported. Illinois sports information director Kent Brown confirmed the game.

    The match-up, which is set for Sept. 14, 2013, was originally scheduled to be played at Memorial Stadium in Champaign. Washington leads the overall series 5-4, but the two schools haven’t met since 1972.Read Full Story »

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    Michigan State Spartans update Future Football Schedules

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    Spartan StadiumMichigan State has added Wyoming to their 2014 football schedule and has also set dates for future games in their Celebrate the State football series, their 2012 media guide indicates.

    The Spartans are tentatively set to host Wyoming in East Lansing on Sept. 20, 2014. According to the media guide, Michigan State is also playing Eastern Michigan the same day.

    Of course Michigan State doesn’t plan on playing a football doubleheader.Read Full Story »

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