The BYU Cougars have added the SMU Mustangs and Weber State Wildcats to their future soccer schedules, the college announced on Monday.
BYU and SMU will play a home-and-home sequence that may start with the Cougars touring to face the Mustangs at Gerald J. Ford Stadium in Dallas, Texas, on a date to be introduced in the course of the 2024 season. The return recreation will likely be contested at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah, on a date to be introduced in the course of the 2027 season.
In 4 earlier conferences on the gridiron, BYU is 4-0 in opposition to SMU. Of their most up-to-date matchup within the 2022 New Mexico Bowl, the Cougars defeated the Mustangs, 24-23, in Albuquerque, N.M.
SMU is presently a member of the American Athletic Convention, however the Mustangs will likely be becoming a member of the ACC subsequent season. BYU is within the midst of its first season within the Huge 12 Convention and is presently 5-3 total and 2-3 in league play.
The addition of SMU tentatively completes BYU’s non-conference slate in 2024. The Cougars will open the season at residence in opposition to Southern Illinois on Aug. 31 and also will go to Wyoming on Sept. 14.
SMU has additionally accomplished its 2024 non-conference schedule, which begins at residence in opposition to Houston Christian on Aug, 31. The Mustangs can even go to Vanderbilt on Sept. 14 and host TCU on Sept. 21.
BYU has additionally introduced a pair of residence matchups in opposition to the Weber State Wildcats. The Cougars will host the Wildcats in Provo on Sept. 4, 2027 after which once more three seasons in a while Aug. 31, 2030. Each video games will likely be season-openers.
Weber State is a member of the Huge Sky Convention within the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS). The Wildcats are 0-3 all-time in opposition to the Cougars following losses in 1973 (45-14), 1979 (48-3), and 2012 (45-13).