The Appalachian State Mountaineers and the Georgia Southern Eagles will be joining the Sun Belt Conference in 2015, multiple sources have reported.
Both schools are members of the Southern Conference and are perennial powerhouses in the Football Championship Subdivision. Appalachian State has collected three national championships and won or shared the Southern Conference championship 12 times. Read Full Story »
Washington State is still set to play at Wisconsin in 2015, WSU sports information director Bill Stevens told FBSchedules.com.
In an email, Stevens said “we had previously moved our Wisconsin game in 2015 to Sept. 19.”
Last week, Wisconsin announced that they will face the Alabama Crimson Tide at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas on Sept. 5, 2015. Read Full Story »
The USF Bulls have added the Stony Brook Seawolves and the Elon Phoenix to their future football schedules, the Tampa Bay Times has reported. Both opponents are FCS schools.
Stony Brook will visit Raymond James Stadium in Tampa on Sept. 2, 2017, while Elon will face the Bulls there on Sept. 1, 2018. USF is 1-0 against Stony Brook and 2-1 against Elon. Read Full Story »
The Charlotte 49ers have added the Eastern Michigan Eagles and the Elon Phoenix to their future football schedules, the school announced today. Both contracts are for home-and-home series.
Charlotte will host Eastern Michigan at McColl-Richardson Field on Sept. 3, 2016. The 49ers will then travel to meet the Eagles at Rynearson Stadium in Ypsilanti on Sept. 2, 2017. Read Full Story »
The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Wisconsin Badgers will open the 2015 season at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the schools announced today.
The game will be played on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. Television and network coverage will be announced at a later date, but the game will likely by a national broadcast in prime time. Read Full Story »
Texas and Texas A&M didn’t play in football last season for the first time since 1915. But Texas athletics director DeLoss Dodds thinks they will face the Aggies eventually.
“I think we’ll play sometime,” Dodds said. “I don’t know when it will happen or how it will happen, but I’m sure it will happen.”
The Longhorns and Aggies have met 118 times, with Texas leading the overall series 75-37-5. Read Full Story »
Eleven 2013 college football Spring games are set to air live on ESPN3 beginning with Virginia’s Orange-Blue game on Saturday, April 6 at 1 p.m. ET.
Most of the games on the schedule so far are ACC teams, with the exception of South Carolina (April 13) and Arkansas (April 20).
Texas A&M’s Maroon & White Spring Game on April 13 (3 p.m. ET, ESPN) and Alabama’s A-Day Spring Game on April 20 (3 p.m. ET, ESPN2) will both be blacked out on ESPN3. Read Full Story »
The four-team college football playoff is set to begin after the 2014 regular season, and the group that oversees the playoff has now invited 31 bowls to bid for the right to host semifinal games. They can also bid on other games to be played on New Year’s Eve or New Year’s Day.
The deadline for the bowls to submit their proposals has been set for March 27, 2013, which is just under two weeks away. Read Full Story »
The Boise State Broncos and the Troy Trojans have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2017 and 2018, both schools announced today.
Boise State will host the first game of the series and first ever meeting between the two schools at Bronco Stadium on Sept. 2, 2017. In the second and final game of the two-game set, the Broncos will travel to face the Trojans at Veterans Memorial Stadium on Sept. 1, 2018. Both games will be the season-opener for each school. Read Full Story »
The BYU Cougars and the Virginia Cavaliers have added two additional games to their future football series.
BYU will travel to face Virginia at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville on Sept. 7, 2019. The Cavaliers will then travel to face the Cougars at LaVell Stadium in Provo on Sept. 19, 2020.
The two schools are also slated to meet in 2013 and 2014. Read Full Story »
The Big East will have a new conference name for the 2013 football season. The Catholic 7 schools are leaving the Big East on June 30 and are taking the Big East name with them.
On Friday, ESPN reported that the leading name for the new league is “America 12 Conference.” Nothing is official yet and league presidents are said to be considering other names. Read Full Story »
The Big 12 announced their 2013 weekday football schedule today. The slate features four games on Thursday and one on Friday.
Kickoff times and television will be announced at a later date. All games will appear on FOX Sports or an ESPN network, with the exception of North Dakota State at Kansas State which is set for Fox Sports 1. Read Full Story »
The 2013 American Athletic Conference Football Helmet Schedule is now available. The schedule, which is in PDF format, features the helmets, date, and opponent for each American team. Read Full Story »