The San Jose State Spartans have added two Convention USA opponents to their 2024 soccer schedule, the college announced on Thursday.
San Jose State will host the Jacksonville State Gamecocks at CEFCU Stadium in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2024. The sport will mark the first-ever assembly between the 2 colleges on the gridiron.
“We’re excited to have the ability to schedule this sport at San Jose State, which might be an awesome non-conference matchup and a very good journey for our student-athletes and followers,” Jax State Athletic Director Greg Seitz mentioned. “The transfer to FBS and Convention USA has opened quite a few avenues for us relating to scheduling, and we respect the Spartans and their administration for working with us to get this sport on the schedule.”
Following the sport in opposition to Jacksonville State, San Jose State will welcome the Kennesaw State Owls to CEFCU Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2024. The Owls might be taking part in their first season in Convention USA in 2024.
The San Jose State-Kennesaw State contest can even be a first-time matchup.
San Jose State is scheduled to open the 2024 season at dwelling in opposition to the Sacramento State Hornets on Saturday, Aug. 31. The Spartans can even go to the Washington State Cougars on Sept. 21, which is able to shut out the non-conference portion of their schedule.
“Our dwelling schedule subsequent yr will function seven dwelling video games inside CEFCU stadium,” mentioned San Jose State Director of Athletics Jeff Konya. “This would be the first time in almost 20 years that we’ll play this many dwelling video games in a season, offering our followers an awesome alternative to look at our workforce. We glance to proceed the momentum we have now constructed inside our soccer program.”
In Mountain West motion in 2024, San Jose State is slated to host UNLV, Boise State, New Mexico, and Wyoming and can go to Air Pressure, Colorado State, Nevada, and Fresno State.