Buffalo, Army schedule home-and-home football series for 2026, 2027

By Kevin Kelley -

The Buffalo Bulls and the Army Black Knights have scheduled a home-and-home football series for the 2026 and 2027 seasons, it was announced on Friday.

In the first game of the series, Buffalo will travel to take on Army at Michie Stadium in West Point, N.Y., on September 12, 2026. The series will conclude the following season with the Bulls hosting the Black Knights at UB Stadium in Buffalo, N.Y., on September 11, 2027.

Buffalo and Army first met on the gridiron in 1960 and have played a total of seven contests. Army won consecutive games in 2017 and 2018, 21-17 in West Point and 42-13 in Buffalo, respectively, to take a 4-3 lead in the overall series.

Army is the second announced non-conference opponent for the Buffalo Bulls for both the 2026 and 2027 seasons. Buffalo is slated to host UMass on Sept. 19, 2026 and play at UMass the following season on Sept. 25, 2027.

Army, which plays as a Football Bowl Subdivision Independent, now has nine games scheduled for the 2026 season and six games scheduled for the 2027 season.

Other contests for the Black Knights in 2026 include Syracuse, Marshall, Wake Forest, and Air Force at home and Coastal Carolina, UMass, and Liberty on the road.

In 2027, Army is scheduled to host Coastal Carolina and UMass and play at UConn and Air Force. The Black Knights also play Navy each season at a neutral site in the annual Army-Navy Game.

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