Northwestern football announced on Wednesday the addition of five games to future schedules. The Wildcats have added home-and-home series with Tulane and Rice and also will face South Dakota State at Ryan Field in the 2026 season.
Here are the dates for the added games:
Northwestern adds 5 games to future football schedules
- Northwestern vs. Tulane: Sept. 12, 2020
- Northwestern at Tulane: Aug. 30, 2025
- Northwestern vs. South Dakota State: Sept. 12, 2026
- Northwestern at Rice: Sept. 8, 2029
- Northwestern vs. Rice: Sept. 6, 2031
The Wildcats also announced they were moving the date of a 2020 contest with Central Michigan to accommodate the home game with Tulane. The game vs. Central Michigan will now be on Sept. 19, 2020.
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