IU Football Announces Home-And-Home Series with UConn
May 7, 2014HOOSIER SPORTS 365
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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -The Indiana football program announced on Tuesday afternoon it has agreed to a home-and-home series with Connecticut in 2019 and 2020.
IU will host UConn on Sept. 21, 2019, and will travel to Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Conn., on Sept. 26, 2020.
The Hoosiers opened Rentschler Field on Aug. 30, 2003, while the Huskies visited Memorial Stadium on Sept. 23, 2006, in the teams previous meetings.
"We are excited to be able to add an opponent like UConn to our schedule," Indiana Vice President and Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Fred Glass said. "This addition keeps us in line with our goal of having seven home games every year and is consistent with the Big Ten's policy that each school play at least one major conference opponent in the non-conference every season. We feel that adding UConn is great for both our fans and our program as we continue to move forward."
Indiana opens the 2014 season at Memorial Stadium against Indiana State on Saturday, Aug. 30. Tickets are on sale now. To order, contact the IU Athletics Ticket Office at 1-866-IUSPORTS or visit IUHoosiers.com.