Category Archives: Independents

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    BYU Cougars announce 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    BYU CougarsThe BYU Cougars have announced their 2012 football schedule, which features games against Boise State, Georgia Tech, Notre Dame, Oregon State and Utah.

    BYU will open the 2012 season at LaVell Edwards Stadium on Sept. 1 against the Washington State Cougars, followed by a home contest against the Weber State Wildcats on Sept. 8. Read Full Story »

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    Southern Miss releases 2014-15 Home-and-home Football dates against BYU

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Southern MissBYUThe Southern Miss Golden Eagles have released their 2014-15 home-and-home series dates against BYU on their official website.

    BYU will host Southern Miss at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Nov. 8, 2014. On Oct. 17, 2015, the Cougars will travel to face the Golden Eagles at M.M. Roberts Stadium in Hattiesburg. Read Full Story »

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    East Carolina and BYU schedule 2017-18 Home-and-home Football Series

    By Tim K. -

    East CarolinaBYUThe East Carolina Pirates and the BYU Cougars have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2017 and 2018, the two schools announced this afternoon.

    East Carolina will host BYU at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville, NC during the 2017 season. In 2018, the Pirates will travel to face the Cougars at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, UT. Exact dates for the series are to be announced. Read Full Story »

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    Big East adds Navy as Football member in 2015

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Big EastThe Big East has added the Navy Midshipmen as a football-only member beginning with the 2015 season, the conference officially announced this afternoon.

    The Naval Academy has never been a member of a football conference. The Midshipmen have been an Independent since they began playing football in 1879. Read Full Story »

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    Army and Boston College swap 2012-13 Home-and-home Dates

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Boston CollegeArmyArmy and Boston College have swapped their 2012-13 home-and-home football series dates, Army announced this afternoon.

    Boston College will now travel to face Army at Michie Stadium in West Point, NY on Oct. 6, 2012. The Eagles will host the Black Knights at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill on Oct. 5, 2013. Read Full Story »

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    Navy Midshipmen announce 2012 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Navy MidshipmenThe Navy Midshipmen have announced their 2012 football schedule, which is highlighted by games against Notre Dame (at Dublin, Ireland), Air Force, Army and Penn State.

    Navy opens the 2012 season against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Sept. 1. The two schools will meet at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland.

    The meeting in Ireland will be the second for Navy and Notre Dame. The two schools played in the Emerald Isle Classic in Croke Park in 1996. Read Full Story »

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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 »