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 2010 college football season begins on Thursday, September 4 (see schedule). A full slate of games are on tap for this weekend. The entire USA Today Top 25 will be in action, including no. 1 Alabama and the rest of the Top 5 – Ohio State, Florida, Texas and Boise State.
ESPN Gameday will broadcast live from Atlanta, Georgia, the site of the 2010 Chick-fil-A College Kickoff game between the LSU Tigers and the North Carolina Tar Heels. Read Full Story »
It’s finally here! The 2010 college football season begins on Thursday, September 2. There are 18 football games on Thursday and three Top 25 teams will be in action.
2nd ranked Ohio State is the highest ranked team in action on Thursday. They host the Marshall Thundering Herd. 13th ranked Miami (FL) hosts Florida A&M and 24th ranked Utah hosts Pittsburgh. Read Full Story »
The Central Michigan Chippewas and the NC State Wolfpack have scheduled a 3-game football series, CM-Life.com has reported. The series includes two games in Raleigh, NC and one game in Mount Pleasant, MI.
The series will begin when Central Michigan travels to face NC State on October 8, 2011 at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh. Central Michigan was scheduled to play at Michigan State on Oct. 8, but the game may have been moved due to expansion of the Big Ten. Read Full Story »
The Pittsburgh Panthers will host the Delaware Blue Hens in 2014 and 2019, DelawareOnline.com has reported. The 2014 game will be the first meeting between the two schools.
The Panthers will host the Blue Hens at Heinz Field on August 30, 2014 in both teams’ season opener. The two schools will also open the 2019 season at Heinz Field on August 31, 2019. 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 Georgia Bulldogs have added the Buffalo Bulls to their 2012 football schedule, the University of Buffalo announced today. Georgia will host Buffalo at Sanford Stadium in Athens on September 1, 2012.
This will be the first ever meeting between Georgia of the SEC and Buffalo of the MAC. Earlier this month, the Bulls announced that they will play at Tennessee in 2011. Read Full Story »
Two of the top powers in college football, the USC Trojans and Texas Longhorns, have announced a home-and-home series which will start in 2017.
The Texas Longhorns will meet the USC Trojans on September 16, 2017 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum to begin the series. The return game will take place on September 15, 2018 at Darrell K. Royal – Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin to complete the series. Read Full Story »
The Wisconsin Badgers have added the UTEP Miners to their 2012 football schedule. An exact date for the game has not been announced (Source).
This will be the first ever meeting between the two schools. UTEP, currently a member of Conference USA, finished the 2009 season 4-8 overall and 3-5 in the conference. Read Full Story »
The UTEP Miners at Texas Longhorns football game originally scheduled for September 8, 2012 in Austin has been moved to 2016, Statesman.com has reported. An exact date has not been announced.
The game was moved due to the Big 12 Conference’s recent realignment from 12 to 10 teams. The league will move to a nine-game football schedule in 2012. Therefore, each team will only play three non-conference games per season. Read Full Story »
The Ohio State Buckeyes have added the Colorado Buffaloes to their 2011 football schedule. The game has been officially announced by Ohio State University.
The Buckeyes will host the Buffaloes at Ohio Stadium in Columbus on September 24, 2011. Ohio State will pay Colorado $1.4 million for the game. This is a single game matchup and will not be a home-and-home series. Read Full Story »
The UAB Blazers have updated their future football schedules with an extension of a home-and-home series against Troy and a road game at South Carolina.
UAB and Troy are currently in a four-game series, but have added an additional home-and-home series for 2013 and 2014. Read Full Story »
The 2010 preseason AP Top 25 College Football Poll has been released. The 2009 National Champion Alabama Crimson Tide top the rankings. They received 54 first place votes and 1,491 total points.
The conference breakdown of the AP Top 25 is very similar to the USA Today Coaches Poll that was released earlier this month. The SEC leads all conferences with six teams in the Top 25. Read Full Story »
The Virginia Cavaliers have posted their future non-conference football schedule through the 2015 season. They still need one game in 2012 and two in 2015.
Virginia’s future schedules include games against Ball State, Idaho, Indiana, Kent State, Penn State (home-and-home series), Richmond, Southern Miss, TCU, UCLA (home-and-home series), UTSA, VMI and William & Mary. Read Full Story »