The Maryland Terrapins have added the Villanova Wildcats to their 2024 soccer schedule, the college announced on Wednesday.
Maryland will host Villanova at SECU Stadium in Faculty Park, Md., on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2024. The sport will mark the twelfth general gridiron assembly between the 2 faculties.
Maryland and Villanova first met throughout the 1970 season. Of their most up-to-date matchup in Faculty Park in 2007, the Terrapins defeated the Wildcats 31-14 to increase their benefit within the general collection to 9-2.
The matchup with Villanova subsequent season replaces a beforehand scheduled residence contest towards the Toledo Rockets that was slated for Sept. 14 in Faculty Park. Toledo will as an alternative play on the Mississippi State Bulldogs subsequent season, so the Maryland-Toledo matchup has been rescheduled for Sept. 1, 2029.
Villanova, a member of the Coastal Athletic Affiliation (CAA) within the Soccer Championship Subdivision (FCS), additionally has future soccer video games scheduled towards the Penn State Nittany Lions in 2025 and the Louisville Cardinals in 2026.
With the adjustments, Maryland has accomplished its non-conference schedule in 2024. The Terrapins will open the season on Aug. 31 at residence towards the UConn Huskies and also will go to the Virginia Cavaliers on Sept. 14.
Maryland’s Massive Ten Convention opponents for 2024 have been beforehand introduced, however they might be revised after the addition of Oregon and Washington to the convention.