Category Archives: NCAA

  • Report: Memphis, Ole Miss to play 4-game Football Series beginning in 2014

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    Memphis-Ole MissMemphis and Ole Miss will play a four-game, home-and-home football series beginning in 2014, the Commercial Appeal has reported.

    The two schools previously had a verbal agreement to play home-and-home in 2016 and 2017. This new agreement, according to Memphis athletic director Tom Bowen, will begin in 2014.

    “I enjoy working with the administration there,” Bowen said. “I have a long relationship with (Ole Miss athletic director) Ross (Bjork). I’ve known him a long time.” Read Full Story »

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  • Navy, South Alabama cancel 2015-16 Football Games

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    South AlabamaNavy and South Alabama have mutually agreed to cancel their football games in 2015 and 2016, USA assistant athletic director Haven Fields confirmed today.

    The Midshipmen and the Jaguars agreed to a four-game, home-and-home football series back in 2008, with games slated each season from 2013 through 2016.

    Dates of the contests that have been canceled are Nov. 14, 2015 at Navy and Nov. 12, 2016 at South Alabama. Read Full Story »

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  • Big East, Syracuse reach agreement for Orange to depart for ACC

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    Big EastThe Big East Conference and Syracuse have reached an agreement that will allow the Orange to depart for the ACC for the 2013 season.

    Syracuse’s membership in the Big East will be terminated on July 1, 2013 and the Orange will then join the ACC on the same day. In turn, Syracuse will pay the Big East conference a one-time fee of $7.5 million. Read Full Story »

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  • SEC announces early season 2012 Football TV Schedule

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    The SEC has announced their early season 2012 football TV schedule. The season kicks off on Thursday, Aug. 30 with South Carolina traveling to face Vanderbilt. Read Full Story »

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  • Oregon adds Eastern Washington to 2015 Football Schedule

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    Oregon will host EWUThe Oregon Ducks have added the Eastern Washington Eagles to their 2015 football schedule, EWU has announced.

    Oregon will host Eastern Washington at Autzen Stadium in Eugene on September 5, 2015. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools.

    Georgia was previously set to travel to Oregon on Sept. 5, 2015, but the two schools agreed to cancel their 2015-16 series back in September 2010. Read Full Story »

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  • Big Ten, Pac-12 Suspend Future Scheduling Agreement

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    Big Ten and Pac-12The Big Ten Conference announced today that the Big Ten and Pac-12 have suspended their future scheduling agreement for football and all other sports.

    Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany said that the Pac-12’s nine-game conference schedule and “previous non-conference commitments” made the task of matching up 24 teams across two conferences “too difficult.”

    Although the agreement would have created some compelling match-ups, it would also have made schedules for some of the Pac-12 teams much tougher. Read Full Story »

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  • Report: Air Force, Cincinnati to cancel Future Football Series

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    Cincinnati BearcatsAir Force and Cincinnati will likely cancel their 2015 and 2017 home-and-home football series, according to a report today by Gazette.com.

    Rick Trego, Air Force senior associate athletic director, said that Cincinnati approached them about canceling the series and “that is probably the direction we will go.”

    Yesterday, Cincinnati associate director of athletics Doug Mosley told us that there have been “discussions about possible changes to the series.” Read Full Story »

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  • Air Force, Oklahoma State Cancel Future Football Series

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    Air ForceAir Force and Oklahoma State were slated to meet home-and-home in 2015 and 2016, but the two schools have mutually agreed to drop the two-game football series.

    The 2015 game was scheduled for Sept. 5 at Falcon Stadium in Colorado Springs with the 2016 game on Sept. 10 at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater. Read Full Story »

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  • Arizona, Hawaii announce 2019-20 Home-and-home Football Series

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    Arizona StadiumThe Arizona Wildcats and the Hawaii Warriors will play a home-and-home football series in 2019 and 2020, both schools announced this afternoon.

    Arizona will travel to face Hawaii at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu on Aug. 31, 2019. The Wildcats will then host the Warriors at Arizona Stadium in Tucson on Sept. 5, 2020 to complete the two-game series. Read Full Story »

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  • Report: BYU, Utah to play in 2013 and 2016

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    BYU-UtahAt a media luncheon today, Utah athletics director Chris Hill told reporters that the Utes will face BYU in Provo in 2013 and in Salt Lake City in 2016.

    The two schools have played every year since 1946, but the future of the series has been in jeopardy ever since Utah joined the Pac-12.

    Utah is concerned about making their non-conference schedule too tough. Read Full Story »

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  • 2013 Boise State at BYU football game changes dates again

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    Boise State-BYUThe 2013 Boise State at BYU football game has changed dates again. The Broncos will now travel to face the Cougars on September 21, 2013.

    Boise State and BYU were initially set to meet in Provo on Sept. 7, 2013. But after Boise State signed a home-and-home series with Washington in January 2011, the game was moved to Sept. 21. Read Full Story »

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  • 2012-13 Bowl Schedule released

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    Football Bowl AssociationThe 2012-13 College Football Bowl Schedule was officially released today by the Football Bowl Association. The FBA represents college football’s 35 postseason games and all the excitement that is the bowl season.

    The bowl season kicks off on Saturday, December 15 at 1 p.m. ET with the Gildan New Mexico Bowl in Albuquerque. This years match-up will feature the Pac-12 no. 7 seed against the no. 4 or 5 team from the Mountain West.

    The Discover BCS National Championship Game concludes the college football season on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 8:30 p.m. ET. Read Full Story »

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  • 2013 Boise State at Washington football game moved to August 31

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    WashingtonThe 2013 Boise State at Washington football game has been moved to August 31, both schools announced today.

    We first reported on the likelihood of the move on Friday after UT Martin moved their game against Boise State to September 7, which was the date that Boise State and Washington were scheduled to play.

    Washington’s release stated that the game was moved because “Aug. 31 was deemed a more advantageous date for both programs.” Read Full Story »

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  • Auburn Tigers to host Idaho Vandals in 2015

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    SpiritThe Auburn Tigers will host the Idaho Vandals in 2015, according to documents obtained by the Idaho Statesman in April.

    Auburn will host Idaho at Jordan-Hare Stadium on September 19, 2015. The game will be only the second meeting between the two schools.

    The Vandals made their first and only trip to Auburn on Sept. 11, 1999 and almost stole a win from the Tigers. Read Full Story »

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  • 2013 UT Martin at Boise State football game moved to September 7

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    Boise StateThe date of the 2013 UT Martin at Boise State football game has moved to September 7, according to UTM’s official website.

    We first reported the Boise State-UT Martin match-up in February and the date was initially set for Sept. 21, 2013. To date, neither school has made an official announcement for the game.

    A UTM official confirmed the date change to Sept. 7, but indicated there is not a signed contract yet. Read Full Story »

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