The Colorado Buffaloes have added 5 video games to their future soccer schedules, the college announced on Tuesday.
All 5 video games can be performed at Folsom Discipline in Boulder, Colo. Of the 5 video games added, one is towards a staff from the Mid-American Convention (MAC), whereas the remaining contests are towards present members of the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS).
Colorado will host the Delaware Blue Hens on Sept. 6, 2025, which can be a first-time contest. Delaware is presently a member of the Coastal Athletic Affiliation, however will transfer as much as the FBS and compete in Convention USA.
The next season on Sept. 12, 2026, the Buffaloes will host the Weber State Wildcats of the Huge Sky Convention within the FCS, which may even be a first-time gridiron matchup.
The Northern Illinois Huskies will go to Folsom Discipline on Sept. 18, 2027, one other opponent that Colorado has by no means confronted on the gridiron.
Colorado has additionally scheduled a pair of contests towards the Northern Colorado Bears, an in-state FCS opponent. The Bears will journey to face the Buffaloes in Boulder on Sept. 16, 2028 after which once more two seasons afterward Sept. 13, 2031.
Colorado and Northern Colorado first met on the gridiron in 1900 and have performed 13 contests general. Of their most up-to-date matchup in 2021, the Buffaloes defeated the Bears 35-7 to increase their lead within the general sequence to 11-2.
“With our transfer to the Huge 12 and having a few of our current home-and-home sequence flip into convention video games, we had a possibility to take a brand new strategy to scheduling,” Colorado Athletic Director Rick George mentioned. “With the enlargement of the School Soccer Playoff, we wish to be strategic main into convention play with some Group of 5 and FCS opponents earlier within the season. I’m assured this technique will give us the most effective likelihood at a berth within the CFP, an expectation that Coach Prime and I each share.”
Because of transferring into the Huge 12 Convention subsequent season, future non-conference video games towards Houston in 2025-26, Kansas State in 2027-28, and Oklahoma State in 2036-37 won’t be performed or will grow to be convention contests.