Category Archives: Independents

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    Rice Owls add Notre Dame Fighting Irish to 2014 Football Schedule

    By Tim K. -

    Notre DameRiceThe Rice Owls have added the Notre Dame Fighting Irish to their 2014 football schedule, the school announced today.

    Rice will travel to play Notre Dame in South Bend on a date to be determined. The game will be the fifth meeting between the schools.

    Notre Dame leads the overall series 4-0. The last meeting between the two schools was Nov. 5, 1988 at Notre Dame Stadium. The Irish won that game 54-11. Read Full Story »

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    Report: Notre Dame and Stanford may play 2013 Football Game in China

    By Kevin Kelley -

    StanfordNotre DamePac-12 commissioner Larry Scott hopes to “expand the presence” of their universities in China. That may happen as Notre Dame and Stanford have discussed playing their 2013 football game there.

    The game is currently set for November 30, 2013 at Stanford Stadium in California. If the two schools agree to the location change, it’s likely that the game would be played earlier in the season. Read Full Story »

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    BYU and Washington State finalize 2012-13 Home-and-home Football Series

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Washington StateBYUBYU and Washington State have finalized a 2012-13 home-and-home football series, BYU announced yesterday. The two-game series was first reported back in October.

    BYU will open the 2012 season against Washington State at LaVell Edwards Stadium on Sept. 1. The BYU Cougars will then travel to face the Washington State Cougars at Martin Stadium in 2013 on a date to be determined. Read Full Story »

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    Black Knights, Midshipmen meet in 112th Army-Navy Game on Saturday

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Army-Navy GameThe Army Black Knights and the Navy Midshipmen will face off on Saturday in the 112th edition of the Army-Navy game. The game will by played at FedEx Field in Landover, MD (2:30 p.m. ET – CBS).

    Navy leads the overall series 55-49-7. The Midshipmen have dominated the series lately, winning nine in a row and 12 of the last 14 games. Read Full Story »

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    BYU, Hawaii set tentative dates for 2013-15 Football Games

    By Kevin Kelley -

    HawaiiBYUBYU and Hawaii have set tentative dates for their 2013 through 2015 football games according to Hawaii’s 2011 football media guide. Back in May, BYU and Hawaii agreed to play almost every year through 2020.

    Hawaii will host BYU at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu on Sept. 28, 2013 and again on Nov. 7, 2015. BYU will host Hawaii at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Oct. 18, 2014. Read Full Story »

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    BYU accepts invitation to 2011 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Armed Forces BowlThe BYU Cougars have accepted an invitation to the 2011 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl, the school announced today.

    BYU will meet a team from Conference USA on Friday, Dec. 30, 2011 at Gerald J. Ford Stadium in Dallas, Texas. The game will be televised by ESPN at 12:00 p.m. ET.

    The Cougars have an overall bowl record of 11-17-1. This will be their first Armed Forces Bowl appearance and their 7th consecutive season playing in a bowl game. Read Full Story »

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    Report: BYU invited to join Big East Conference

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Big EastThe BYU Cougars have been invited to join the Big East Conference, Deseret News has reported. BYU would join the Big East in football only.

    Jim Williams of the Washington Examiner told the Deseret News that his sources indicate “an invitation has been extended and that BYU officials are in favor of a move to the Big East.” Read Full Story »

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    BYU and Washington State Schedule 2012-13 Home-and-home Football Series

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Washington StateBYUThe BYU Cougars and Washington State Cougars have scheduled a 2012-13 home-and-home football series, KitsapSun.com has reported.

    BYU will host Washington State at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo in 2012 and travel to face WSU at Martin Stadium in Pullman in 2013. Exact dates were not announced. Read Full Story »

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    2012 Army-Air Force game moved to Michie Stadium

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Air ForceArmyThe 2012 Army Black Knights vs. Air Force Falcons football game has been moved to Michie Stadium in West Point, Army announced today.

    The game was scheduled to be played at Yankee Stadium in Bronx, New York on November 3, 2012. However, a “potential scheduling conflict with the 2012 Major League Baseball postseason led to the move.” Read Full Story »

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    Boise State and BYU agree to 12-year Football Series

    By Kevin Kelley -

    BYUBoise StateThe 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 »

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    Oregon State announces 2012 Non-conference Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Oregon StateThe Oregon State Beavers have finalized their 2012 non-conference football schedule, OSU Director of Athletics Bob De Carolis announced today.

    Oregon State will open the 2012 season at home on September 1 against the Nicholls State Colonels, a member of the Southland Conference in the FCS. Read Full Story »

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    BYU and Houston Schedule 2013-14 Home-and-home Football Series

    By Kevin Kelley -

    HoustonBYUThe BYU Cougars have scheduled a 2013-14 home-and-home football series with the Houston Cougars, BYU Director of Athletics Tom Holmoe announced today.

    BYU will travel to face Houston at Robertson Stadium on October 19, 2013. The BYU Cougars will then host the Houston Cougars at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on September 27, 2014. Read Full Story »

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    BYU Cougars add Weber State to 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Weber StateBYUThe BYU Cougars have added the Weber State Wildcats to their 2012 football schedule, BYU announced this evening.

    BYU will host Weber State at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on September 8, 2012. In their two previous meetings, both in Provo, the Cougars defeated the Wildcats 45-14 (1973) and 48-3 (1979). Read Full Story »

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    Army & Rice Schedule 2014-15 Home-and-home Football Series

    By Kevin Kelley -

    RiceArmyThe Army Black Knights and the Rice Owls have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2014 and 2015, Chron.com has reported.

    Yesterday, Army announced their 2013 and 2014 football schedules. Their 2014 schedule included a home game against Rice. Chron.com confirmed that this is a home-and-home series with Army visiting Rice Stadium during the 2015 season. Read Full Story »

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    Army Black Knights announce 2013 & 2014 Football Schedules

    By Kevin Kelley -

    ArmyThe Army Black Knights have finalized their 2013 and 2014 football schedules, Director of Athletics Boo Corrigan announced today.

    Army opens the 2013 season at home on August 31 against the Morgan State Bears. The Black Knights will also host Stanford, Wake Forest, Boston College, Eastern Michigan and Western Kentucky. Read Full Story »