Rice has scheduled home-and-home football series with the Stanford Cardinal and Northwestern Wildcats, Chron.com has reported.
Rice will face Stanford in the 2016 and 2017 seasons and Northwestern in the 2017 and 2018 seasons. Exact dates and locations for each game have not been announced. Read Full Story »
The Oregon State Beavers have added the Nicholls State Colonels to their 2012 football schedule, Nicholls announced earlier this week.
The Nicholls State release states that they will “…open the 2012 football season in Corvallis, Oregon…” That likely means that the Colonels will visit Reser Stadium on September 1. Read Full Story »
The Oregon Ducks have completed their 2012 non-conference football schedule with the addition of a home game against the Fresno State Bulldogs.
All three of Oregon’s 2012 non-conference games are at Autzen Stadium in Eugene. Oregon opens the season on September 1 against Arkansas State. The Ducks also host Fresno State on September 8 and Montana State on September 15. Read Full Story »
The Utah Utes and KJZZ-TV have announced a local partnership for football television coverage, the school announced Friday.
KJZZ-TV will broadcast Utah’s 2011 season opener against Montana State on Thursday, September 1. Other games will be announced at a later date. Read Full Story »
The Utah State Aggies have scheduled a 3-game football series with the BYU Cougars, USU and BYU announced today. USU has also resumed their series with the Utah Utes.
Utah State and BYU were already scheduled to play each other on Friday, Oct. 5, 2012 in Provo. The new contract extends the series three games, two of which are at BYU. Read Full Story »
The Arizona Wildcats have completed their 2012 non-conference football schedule with the addition of South Carolina State, TucsonCitizen.com has reported.
Arizona will open the 2012 season with three straight non-conference games at home: Toledo on Sept. 1, Oklahoma State on Sept. 8 and South Carolina State on Sept. 15. Read Full Story »
The Washington Huskies have announced changes to their 2012 football schedule. The Huskies’ game vs. Nevada, originally scheduled for September 8, 2012, has been moved to September 8, 2018.
The Huskies have added a home game with San Diego State on September 1, 2012 at CenturyLink Field in Seattle. Read Full Story »
The Oregon State Beavers have completed their 2014 non-conference football schedule with the addition of the Portland State Vikings, the school announced today.
Oregon State will open the 2014 season against Portland State at home on August 30. OSU leads the overall series 3-0. Read Full Story »
The Colorado Buffaloes and Utah Utes are now officially members of the newly expanded Pac-12. For football, the conference now consists of two divisions with the winners facing off in a championship game.
Colorado has been a member of the Big 12 Conference since 1996. Prior to that, they competed in the Big Eight Conference before it expanded and renamed to the Big 12.
The Buffaloes won the Big 12 championship in 2001 and finished the season 10-3. As members of the Big Eight Conference in 1990, Colorado went 11-1-1 and won the AP national championship. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars and Hawaii Warriors have signed an agreement to play football almost every year through 2020, StarAdvertiser.com 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. Read Full Story »
The 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. Read Full Story »
The 2011 Pac-12 ABC/ESPN College Football TV schedule was announced today. This is a preliminary schedule, as more dates will be added leading up to and during the 2011 season.
Overall, ABC and ESPN will televise more than 20 Pac-12 football games. TV selections by Fox Sports Net, Versus and FX will be announced in early June. Read Full Story »
The Colorado Buffaloes and the Utah Utes will face off on Black Friday, November 25, Utah announced today. Television coverage and a kickoff time will be announced at a later date.
2011 will be the first season in the expanded Pac-12 for both Colorado and Utah. The Buffaloes lead the overall series 30-24-3, but the two schools haven’t played since 1962. Read Full Story »
The Pac-12 conference has announced a “landmark media rights deal” with ESPN and Fox Sports Group. The conference also announced the creation of Pac-12 Media Enterprises, which will own the Pac-12 Network, the Pac-12 Digital Network, and Pac-12 Properties.
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott called this a “landmark deal” because the “Pac-12’s member institutions would, for the first time ever, share equally in the revenue from the new arrangement, and that the equal revenue distribution would start immediately when the deal goes into effect in 2012.” Read Full Story »
The USC Trojans at the Colorado Buffaloes football game has been moved back one day to Friday, November 4, ESPN announced today. The game will be televised by ESPN2 at 7:00 p.m. MT (6:00 p.m. PT).
This will be USC’s first trip to Boulder since a non-conference game in 2002. The Trojans lead the overall series against the Buffaloes 5-0. Read Full Story »