The UNLV Rebels of the Mountain West Conference have added the Southern Utah Thunderbirds to their 2011 football schedule, LVRJ.com has reported.
UNLV will host Southern Utah at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on September 24, 2011. The Thunderbirds are a member of the Great West Football Conference in the Football Championship Subdivision. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars and the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets have scheduled a four-game home-and-home football series, BYU announced today.
Georgia Tech will host BYU at Bobby Dodd Stadium in Atlanta on October 13, 2012 and again on October 11, 2014. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars and the Utah Utes have agreed to a home-and-home football series taking place during the 2011 and 2012 seasons, BYU Athletics Director Tom Holmoe announced Thursday.
The series will begin when Utah visits LaVell Edwards Stadium on September 17, 2011. The series finale will take place on September 15, 2012 at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. Read Full Story »
The Utah Utes and the Boise State Broncos have canceled their 2011-2013 football series, Utah Athletic Director Chris Hill announced Thursday.
The series was canceled because the Pac-10 will go to a nine-game conference schedule with the additions of Utah and Colorado beginning with the 2011 football season. Read Full Story »
The Air Force Falcons and the Iowa State Cyclones have canceled their previously scheduled 2013-2014 home-and-home football series, the Colorado Springs Gazette has reported.
The series was canceled due to the Big 12 Conference expanding to a nine-game conference schedule starting with the 2011 football season. Read Full Story »
The Air Force Falcons of the Mountain West Conference and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, an FBS Independent school, have agreed to a home-and-home football series starting with the 2011 season.
The series will begin when Air Force visits Notre Dame Stadium on October 8, 2011. The series finale will take place when the Fighting Irish visit Falcon Stadium during the 2013 season. Read Full Story »
The Iowa State Cyclones and the Utah Utes have canceled their 2011 football game (source). The game was to be played at Utah on Thursday, September 1, 2011.
With both the Pac-10 and the Big 12 adopting nine-game conference schedules starting in 2011, both schools mutually agreed to cancel the game. Read Full Story »
The West Virginia Mountaineers will take on the BYU Cougars in a non-conference game at FedEx Field, West Virginia has announced.
FedEx Field is home to the NFL’s Washington Redskins. The game is scheduled for September 24, 2016 and will mark the first ever meeting between the Cougars and Mountaineers. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars have announced that they will leave the Mountain West for the 2011-12 season and become an independent in football, while joining the WCC for other sports.
BYU originally scheduled to go to the WAC for everything expect football, but canceled those plans when the Mountain West took Nevada and Fresno State. Read Full Story »
The Utah State Aggies announced today that they have signed a four-game home-and-home series with the Wyoming Cowboys.
The series will begin on October 8, 2011 when Utah State hosts Wyoming at Romney Stadium in Logan. Utah State will then visit War Memorial Stadium in Laramie on September 13, 2014. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars and Texas Longhorns have agreed to a home-and-home football series, the schools have announced. The series will kickoff in 2013 with a game in Provo, followed by the finale in 2014 with a game in Austin.
With the addition of this series the Cougars and Longhorns are scheduled to meet three times over the next five years, with the first meeting coming on September 10, 2011 at Texas. Read Full Story »
After news came that BYU was planning to become an independent in football and join the WAC for all other sports, the Mountain West made a move by inviting WAC members Fresno State and Nevada to join in 2011.
Fresno State will have to pay a $5 million buyout to the WAC for leaving, under the terms reached after Boise State planned to leave. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars may leave the Mountain West conference to become an independent in football, various sources have reported. BYU would join the WAC in all other sports.
Currently, the only independent schools in football are Army, Navy and Notre Dame. Read Full Story »
The Kansas State Wildcats and Oregon Ducks home-and-home football series in 2011-12 has been canceled, RegisterGuard.com has reported.
Kansas State was scheduled to host Oregon on September 3, 2011 and travel to face the Ducks on September 1, 2012. Read Full Story »
The Big 12, Mountain West and WAC future football schedules have been updated. Updates reflect the recent conference changes by Boise State, Colorado, Nebraska and Utah.
Boise State is heading to the Mountain West in July of 2011. From 2011 forward, their WAC opponents have been removed from their schedules, and Boise State has been removed from all of the WAC future schedules. The Broncos won’t be added to any Mountain West schedules until the conference announces their new scheduling format. Read Full Story »