UConn football team adds series with Florida Atlantic to future schedules

UConn football has finalized an agreement to compete against Florida Atlantic during the 2024 and 2026 seasons, the university announced Tuesday.

The Huskies will play host to the Owls at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field on Sept. 21, 2024, and UConn will travel to Boca Raton, Florida, for the return game on Nov. 21, 2026.

The Huskies won the only meeting between the two when UConn defeated FAU 61-14 on Nov. 2, 2002, at Memorial Stadium in Storrs.

FUTURE SCHEDULES

2021

Aug. 28 at Fresno State

Sept. 4 Holy Cross

Sept. 11 Purdue

Sept. 18 at Army

Sept. 25 Wyoming

Oct. 2 at Vanderbilt

Oct. 9 at UMass

Oct. 16 Yale

Oct. 23 Middle Tennessee

Nov. 13 at Clemson

UConn coach Randy Edsall on the sidelines in the 2018 season opener against Central Florida at Rentschler Field in East Hartford.

UConn coach Randy Edsall on the sidelines in the 2018 season opener against Central Florida at Rentschler Field in East Hartford.

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Nov. 20 at UCF

Nov. 27 Houston

2022

Aug. 27 at Utah State

Sept. 3 Central Connecticut

Sept. 10 Syracuse

Sept. 17 at Michigan

Sept. 24 at NC State

Oct. 1 Fresno State

Oct. 8 at FIU

Oct. 15 at Ball State

Oct. 29 Boston College

Nov. 12 Liberty

Nov. 19 at Army

2023

Sept. 2 Duke

Sept. 9 at Georgia State

Sept. 23 NC State

Sept. 30 Utah State

Oct. 14 FIU

Oct. 28 at Boston College

Nov. 4 at Tennessee

Nov. 11 at Liberty

TBD Sacred Heart

2024

Aug. 31 at Maryland

Sept. 7 Army

Sept. 14 at Duke

Sept. 21 FAU

Sept. 28 Buffalo

Oct. 5 Temple

Nov. 2 Georgia State

2025

Aug. 30 Central Connecticut

Sept. 6 at Syracuse

Sept. 13 at Purdue

Sept. 20 Ball State

Sept. 27 at Buffalo

Oct. 4 FIU

Oct. 11 at Army

Oct. 18 at Ohio State

Nov. 15 at Liberty

2026

Sept. 5 Lafayette

Sept. 12 Maryland

Sept. 19 at North Carolina

Oct. 3 at Syracuse

Oct. 10 at Temple

Nov. 21 at FAU

2027

Sept. 4 Temple

Sept. 11 Ole Miss

Sept. 18 North Carolina

Oct. 2 at FIU

Nov. 6 Syracuse

Nov. 27 Army

2028

Sept. 23 Buffalo

Sept. 30 at Temple

Oct. 14 at Army

Nov. 18 at Ole Miss

2029

Sept. 15 at Buffalo

Nov. 10 Army