Category Archives: Mtn. West

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    Utah, Fresno State schedule 2014-15 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Fresno State-UtahThe Utah Utes and the Fresno State Bulldogs have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2014 and 2015.

    Utah will host the first game of the series at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Sept. 6, 2014. The second and final game will be played at Bulldog Stadium in Fresno on Sept. 19, 2015.Read Full Story »

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    Colorado State, Alabama finalize agreement for game in 2013, second game in 2015 or 2017

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    Jim McElwainThe Colorado State Rams will play at the Alabama Crimson Tide in 2013 and either the 2015 or 2017 season, CSU announced today.

    Colorado State will travel to face Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa on Sept. 21, 2013. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools and will pit Bama coach Nick Saban against his former offensive coordinator Jim McElwain, now the head coach of the Rams.Read Full Story »

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    Colorado State to play at Alabama in 2013

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    Jim McElwainThe Colorado State Rams will play at the Alabama Crimson Tide in 2013, CSU athletic director Jack Graham announced last night at a CSU Ram Club event.

    Colorado State will face Alabama at Bryant-Denny Stadium in Tuscaloosa on Sept. 21, 2013. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools and will pit Bama coach Nick Saban against his former offensive coordinator Jim McElwain, now the head coach of the Rams.Read Full Story »

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    San Diego State adds future games vs. California, NMSU and San Jose State

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    San Diego StateThe San Diego State Aztecs have added future football games against California, New Mexico State, and San Jose State, the school announced today.

    Agreements with California and New Mexico State call for home-and-home series, while SDSU and San Jose State will play a total of three games.

    San Diego State will travel to face Cal at California Memorial Stadium in Berkley on Sept. 12, 2015. The Aztecs will then host the Golden Bears at Qualcomm Stadium on Sept. 10, 2016.Read Full Story »

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    UNLV schedules Future Football Series vs. BYU & Central Michigan

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    UNLV RebelsThe UNLV Rebels have scheduled future home-and-home football series vs. BYU and Central Michigan, the school announced today.

    UNLV will travel to face BYU at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Nov. 15, 2014. The Rebels will then host the Cougars at Sam Boyd Stadium in Las Vegas on Nov. 14, 2015.

    BYU and UNLV have met 18 times since 1978, and most of those meetings were conference games when both were members of the WAC or Mountain West. The Cougars lead the overall series 15-3.Read Full Story »

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    Temple scraps plans for 12th Game at Hawaii in 2012

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    Temple OwlsLast month it was reported that Temple was trying to add a game at Hawaii to their 2012 football schedule, which would have given the Owls 12 games.

    Today Temple announced that they have ended negotiations with Hawaii and will not face the Warriors in Honolulu this season.Read Full Story »

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    Ohio State adds San Diego State to 2013 Football Schedule

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    Ohio State BuckeyesThe Ohio State Buckeyes have added the San Diego State Aztecs to their 2013 football schedule, the school announced today.

    Ohio State will host San Diego State at Ohio Stadium on Sept. 7, 2013. The two schools met three times in the early 2000′s and the Buckeyes came away with the win in each contest.

    With the addition of the SDSU game on Sept. 7, Ohio State has moved their home contest against Florida A&M to Sept. 21. Buffalo occupied the Sept. 21 position on OSU’s schedule and has been moved to the season opener on Aug. 31.Read Full Story »

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    San Diego State, California schedule 2015-16 Home-and-home Football Series

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    San Diego StateThe San Diego State Aztecs and the California Golden Bears have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2015 and 2016, SDSU Athletic Director Jim Sterk confirmed to the North County Times.

    San Diego State will travel to face Cal at California Memorial Stadium in Berkley in 2015. The Aztecs will then host the Golden Bears at Qualcomm Stadium in 2016. Exact dates were not announced.

    SDSU and Cal have met six times and the series is even at three games apiece. The two schools haven’t played since 1996.Read Full Story »

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    Temple trying to schedule football game at Hawaii this December

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    Aloha StadiumThe Temple Owls are trying to schedule a football game at Hawaii this December, the Star-Advertiser has reported.

    Temple’s 2012 schedule currently consists of only 11 games. When it was released in March, the Owls were still actively seeking a 12th game.

    “It’s very far from a done deal. We’re going through the due diligence,” Rockne Freitas, Hawaii’s acting athletic director said.Read Full Story »

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    Report: Ohio State could host San Diego State in 2013

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    Ohio StateOhio State could host the San Diego State Aztecs in 2013, according to a report by The Columbus Dispatch.

    The Buckeyes have been searching for a non-conference game in 2013 to replace their Aug. 31 season-opener against Vanderbilt, which was recently canceled by the Commodores. San Diego State has apparently emerged as the most likely candidate.

    Ohio State has been in talks with Buffalo to move their game, previously announced as Sept. 21, to the season-opener on Aug. 31. San Diego State would then be placed into the Sept. 21 slot or they could switch with Florida A&M (Sept. 7).Read Full Story »

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    Georgia State adds Air Force & West Virginia to Future Football Schedules

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    The Georgia State Panthers have added Air Force and West Virginia to their future football schedules, the AJC has reported.Read Full Story »

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    USC to open 2014 season vs. Fresno State

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    Los Angeles ColiseumThe USC Trojans will open the 2014 season against the Fresno State Bulldogs, both schools announced on Monday.

    USC will host Fresno State at Los Angeles Coliseum on Aug. 30, 2014. This will be the third meeting between the two schools, although USC vacated their 2005 win against the Bulldogs due to NCAA sanctions. Fresno State won the only other contest 24-7 in the 1992 Freedom Bowl.

    The addition of Fresno State completes the 2014 non-conference schedule for USC.Read Full Story »

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    Wyoming, Washington State schedule 2015 & 2018 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Wyoming CowboysWyoming and Washington State have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2015 and 2018, both schools have announced.

    Washington State will host the first game of the series at Martin Stadium in Pullman on Sept. 12, 2015. The final game will be played on Sept. 1, 2018 at War Memorial Stadium in Laramie.

    “The Wyoming series falls in line with my goal to add quality nonconference opponents for our football program,” said WSU Director of Athletics Bill Moos.Read Full Story »

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    Wyoming, Eastern Michigan Schedule 2015-16 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Wyoming CowboysWyoming has scheduled a home-and-home football series against Eastern Michigan, the school announced today.

    Eastern Michigan will make the trip to War Memorial Stadium in Laramie for their first ever match-up against Wyoming on Sept. 19, 2015. The Cowboys will return the trip to Rynearson Stadium in Ypsilanti on Sept. 24, 2016.

    The series against Eastern Michigan replaces Utah State on Wyoming’s future football schedules.Read Full Story »

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    Northern Illinois & Wyoming Schedule 2015-16 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Huskie StadiumThe Northern Illinois Huskies and the Wyoming Cowboys have scheduled a 2015-16 home-and-home football series, NIU announced today.

    Northern Illinois will host Wyoming at Huskie Stadium in Dekalb on Sept. 26, 2015. NIU will then return the trip to War Memorial Stadium in Laramie on Sept. 3, 2016.

    “This is a great series for our fans and for our football team,” NIU Associate Vice-President and Director of Athletics Jeff Compher said.Read Full Story »

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