Category: Independents

  • BYU AD Tom Holmoe on Future Schedules: “Internet Rumors are Mainly Wrong”

    Kevin Kelley - May 29, 2011

    BYUIn a radio interview on 1280 The Zone, BYU Athletic Director Tom Holmoe was asked about the numerous future schedule rumors for the Cougars. Holmoe stated that the “internet rumors are mainly wrong.”

    Holmoe was on The Gordon Monson show and was asked about BYU’s future schedules due to the many rumors on the Internet. Holmoe had the following to say regarding their schedules:

  • Hawaii talking to Notre Dame, Wisconsin for Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - May 27, 2011

    HawaiiThe Hawaii Warriors are talking to both Notre Dame and Wisconsin about scheduling a future home-and-home football series, the Honolulu Star Advertiser has reported.

    UH Athletic Director Jim Donovan told the paper that they are looking “out toward 2017, ’18 … or beyond” for games against both Notre Dame and Wisconsin.

  • BYU Scheduling News: Hawaii through 2020 and BCS Opponent Rumors

    Kevin Kelley - May 23, 2011

    BYUThe BYU Cougars and Hawaii Warriors have signed an agreement to play football almost every year through 2020, has reported.

    Specific dates and locations were not discussed which shows that the contract will be fluid as the years progress. BYU, which plays its first season as an FBS Independent in 2011, needs some regular opponents to fill out their future schedules.

  • Notre Dame, Stanford extend Football Series through 2019

    Kevin Kelley - May 19, 2011

    StanfordNotre DameThe Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Stanford Cardinal have extended their football series through the 2019 season, Stanford announced today.

    Following their game on November 26, 2011, Notre Dame and Stanford will play each year through 2019. The series will alternate home-and-home for eight consecutive seasons.

  • BYU Cougars agree to play in 2011 Armed Forces Bowl

    Kevin Kelley - April 27, 2011

    Armed Forces BowlThe BYU Cougars have agreed to play in the 2011 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl if they do not receive a BCS bid, the school announced today.

    The game is scheduled for Friday, December 30 at Gerald J. Ford Stadium in Dallas, Texas at 11:00 a.m. CT (ESPN). BYU will face a team from Conference USA.

  • Northwestern, Notre Dame schedule 2014 & 2018 Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - April 14, 2011

    Notre DameNorthwesternThe Northwestern Wildcats and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have scheduled a home-and-home football series in 2014 and 2018, the schools announced today.

    Northwestern will travel to face Notre Dame at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend on November 15, 2014. The Wildcats will host the Fighting Irish at Ryan Field in Evanston during the 2018 season. An exact date was not announced.

  • Baylor Bears make changes to Future Football Schedules

    Kevin Kelley - April 5, 2011

    BaylorThe Baylor Bears have made several changes to their future football schedules according to their official website. Most notable is the removal of a home-and-home series with Navy.

    Baylor was scheduled to host Navy on September 19, 2015 and travel to Annapolis on September 3, 2016. Both of those games have been removed. The Bears will now host Lamar on September 12, 2015 and need one more game in 2016.

  • Navy Midshipmen announce 2012 & 2013 Football Schedules

    Kevin Kelley - March 24, 2011

    NavyThe Navy Midshipmen have released their 2012 and 2013 football schedules, the school announced today.

    Navy opens the 2012 season on September 1 against Notre Dame at Aviva Stadium in Dublin, Ireland.

  • Temple Schedules Three-game Football Series with Notre Dame

    Tim K. - February 17, 2011

    TempleNotre DameThe Temple Owls and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have scheduled a three-game football series beginning with the 2014 season, Temple announced Thursday afternoon.

    Notre Dame will make its first ever appearance at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on October 11, 2014 in the first game of the series.

  • Hawaii and Navy Schedule 2013 & 2015 Home-and-home Football Series

    Kevin Kelley - February 7, 2011

    NavyHawaiiThe Hawaii Warriors and the Navy Midshipmen have scheduled a 2013 and 2015 home-and-home football series, Hawaii announced Friday.

    Hawaii will travel to face Navy at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis, Maryland on November 9, 2013.