The Hawaii Rainbow Warriors and UMass Minutemen have scheduled a home-and-home soccer sequence for the 2026 and 2027 seasons, FBSchedules.com has discovered.
A replica of the athletic occasion settlement with the College of Massachusetts was obtained from the College of Hawaii at Manoa by way of a state public data request. The contract was executed on Jan. 26, 2023.
Within the first sport of the sequence, Hawaii will host UMass in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2026. The sequence will conclude the next season with the Rainbow Warriors touring to face the Minutemen at McGuirk Alumni Stadium in Amherst, Mass., on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2027, which is Week Zero that season.
Hawaii and UMass have solely met twice beforehand, which got here in a home-and-home sequence in 2016 in Honolulu and 2017 in Amherst. The Rainbow Warriors gained each contests, 46-40 and 38-35, respectively.
With the addition of UMass, Hawaii now has 4 scheduled non-conference opponents in 2026 and three in 2027. The Rainbow Warriors are slated to open the 2026 season in Week Zero on Aug. 29 on the highway in opposition to Stanford. Hawaii will later host New Mexico State on Sept. 12 earlier than visiting Arizona State on Sept. 19.
In 2027, the Rainbow Warriors even have video games scheduled at New Mexico State on Sept. 11 and at residence in opposition to UCLA on Sept. 18.
UMass, a Soccer Bowl Subdivision (FBS) Impartial, now has eight opponents scheduled for each the 2026 and 2027 seasons. The Minutemen are scheduled to face Rutgers, NIU, Bowling Inexperienced, Buffalo, UConn, Liberty, Military, and Hawaii in 2026, whereas in 2027 they’re slated to tackle Hawaii, Troy, Indiana, Buffalo, Temple, UConn, Liberty, and Military.