Lamar includes ULM, Northern Colorado to future football plans: While Lamar University just kicked of the 2019 Southland Conference record Saturday against Southeastern Louisiana, the sports division discharged a few future non-meeting dates for the program.
Starting with the 2021 season, the Cardinals inked a home-and-home arrangement against Northern Colorado. The arrangement will start with the Cardinals going to Northern Colorado in 2021 with UNC making an arrival trip the accompanying season.
The 2022 season will see the Cardinals travel to in-state rival SMU (Sept. 10) seven days preceding Northern Colorado’s excursion to Beaumont. The accompanying season, the Cardinals will make a trip to Monroe, La., to take on ULM. The game against the War Hawks – a previous Southland part – will happen Saturday Sept. 9.
Two schools will be first-time adversaries with LU having never confronted Northern Colorado or SMU on the field. The Cardinals are 6-9-1 (.406) record-breaking against Louisiana-Monroe however have not confronted each other since the 1988 season.
The Cardinals profit home subsequent to being for the street for as far back as about fourteen days. Enormous Red (2-2/0-1 SLC) will have Stephen F. Austin Saturday for its yearly Homecoming game, just as the Southland home opener.
CSU has included another game against close by Northern Colorado to its future football plans, giving the Rams the one game a season against a Football Championship Subdivision rival they can tally toward bowl qualification through 2024.
Colorado State University will pay Northern Colorado a $400,000 ensure for a game at Canvas Stadium in Fort Collins on Sept. 7, 2024, under terms of the contract, FBSchedules.com reported Tuesday. CSU is additionally planned to have UNC on Sept. 19, 2020, for an assurance of $325,000 under a past agreement.
The expansion of the game against UNC leaves the Rams with only one all the more opening on their 2024 calendar. CSU is planned to open the 2024 season Aug. 31 at Texas in a game that ensures the Rams $1.8 million. CSU will likewise play a home game Sept. 14, 2024, against the University of Colorado and eight games against Mountain West rivals.