WVU Football Schedule Date: Everything You Need To Know
American Football is here! The mountaineer fans will have something to cheer for this fall on the release date, at least for now. The Board of Directors of Big 12 have voted Tuesday to proceed with plans for fall sports. This comes from a news report from West Virginia University on Wednesday.
As per the plan, the Big 12 members have committed to enhanced COVID-19 testing. This includes three tests per week in “high contact” – sports such as football, soccer, and volleyball.
Reports suggest that there is a certain return to play protocols after positive tests. This includes an EKG, echocardiogram, blood test, and cardiac MRI. It must also adhere to COVID-19 testing protocols. This must conform to Big 12 standards during the week leading up to the competition.
Meanwhile, WVU’s revised 10-game football season was announced Wednesday. It has six home games and four Big 12 Conference road games.
When is WVU Football Schedule Latest Updates?
The latest news about WVU’s schedule suggests a series of major developments across the country in college football. PAC-12 and the Big Ten Conference have already announced that they are lamenting their fall seasons.
Another news from WVU said that West Virginia’s Big 12 Conference home dates are:
Baylor (October 3)
Kansas (October 17)
Kansas State (October 31)
TCU (November 14)
Oklahoma (November 28).
There are certain road conference games as well. They include Oklahoma State (September 26), Texas Tech (October 24), Texas (November 7), and low State (December 5).
In the Big 12 Football Championship Game, the top two finishers will compete for the conference title. This Championship Game is scheduled for December 12.
These top two finishers in the regular-season standings will compete for the Big 12 Football Championship game’s conference title. It is scheduled to be held on December 12.
This Championship Game will be played in Arlington, Texas, at AT&T Stadium through 2021.
“When the Big 12 announced a revised 10-game season, we knew that the Schedule would change, and there would be some flexibility built in to handle any COVID-19 disruptions”, the WVU Athletic Director Shane Lyons said.
When is WVU Football Schedule Release Schedule?
The season opens at home on September 12 against Eastern Kentucky, WVU’s only non-conference game.
The officials at WVU has said that the athletic department has continued to work with the university, state, and local authority. It has the potential plan for fan attendance at Milan Puskan Stadium this season.
On Saturday, September 12: Eastern Kentucky will play TBA. On Saturday, September 19, the match is left OPEN to be decided.
Similarly, all matches are to be played on Saturday only. On September 26, Oklahoma State will play against TBA. On October 10, the match is left OPEN to be decided. Finally, on October 17, the match will be played against Kansas again on Saturday itself.
That kicks off five video games in 5 weeks, with WVU and Baylor being the sole Big 12 groups to possess to navigate one of these stretches on their respective schedules. The sport with the Jayhawks goes to be observed by a visit to Texas Tech (Oct. 24), a domestic date with Kansas State (Oct. 31), an away game at Texas (Nov. 7), and a domestic contest with TCU (Nov. 14) following.
The Mountaineers get their 1/3 and very last bye week on Nov. 21, earlier than a game with Oklahoma (Nov. 28) and a street experience to Iowa State (Dec. 5) to end off the season.
On the fantastic side, WVU’s agenda is without again-to-again street video games, and wherein the Mountaineers have been as soon as scheduled for best one in-season bye week, there are three, with of them coming inside the center of league play (all Big 12 groups have bye weeks at some point of convention play). Also, six of West Virginia’s ten video games are inside the pleasant confines of Milan Puskar Stadium.