The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors have added the Northwestern State Demons to their 2027 soccer schedule, FBSchedules.com has realized.
A duplicate of the athletic occasion settlement with Northwestern State College was obtained from the College of Hawai’i at Manoa by way of a state public information request. The contract was executed on Jan. 26, 2023.
Hawaii will host Northwestern State in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Saturday, Sept. 4, 2027. The Rainbow Warriors can pay the Demons a $175,00 assure for the sport, in keeping with the copy of the contract. Moreover, Hawaii agreed to acquire for Northwestern State airfare, lodging, and transportation, together with an gear truck, to and from the airport, resort, and follow and enjoying web site.
The 2027 Hawaii-Northwestern State contest will mark the first-ever assembly between the 2 faculties on the gridiron. Northwestern State competes within the Southland Convention within the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS).
With the addition of Northwestern State, Hawaii now has 4 opponents set for its 2027 non-conference schedule, with a complete of 5 opponents potential. The Rainbow Warriors are scheduled to open the season on the UMass Minutemen on Aug, 28, which is Week Zero that 12 months. Hawaii will even go to the New Mexico State Aggies on Sept. 11 earlier than internet hosting the UCLA Bruins in Honolulu on Sept. 18.
Hawaii is the second scheduled non-conference opponent for Northwestern State in 2027. The Demons are additionally scheduled to go to the Central Arkansas Bears on Sept. 18 that season.
The Demons confronted a pair of in-state Soccer Bowl Subdivision (FBS) groups earlier this season — Louisiana and Louisiana Tech — and still have future contests scheduled at Tulsa and South Alabama in 2024, at Minnesota and Cincinnati in 2025, and at Louisiana Tech in 2026.