Miami RedHawks to play at Wisconsin in 2025

By Kevin Kelley -

The Miami (Ohio) RedHawks will play at the Wisconsin Badgers in 2025, has learned.

A copy of the football game contract was obtained from Miami University via a state public records request.

The Miami RedHawks will travel to face Wisconsin at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison, Wisc., on August 30, 2025, which will be the season-opener for both schools. Wisconsin will pay Miami a $1.6 million guarantee for the contest, according to the copy of the contract.

In their first and only meeting on the gridiron, Wisconsin defeated Miami 58-0 at Camp Randall Stadium on Sept. 12, 2015.

The addition of Wisconsin completes the non-conference portion of Miami’s 2025 football schedule. The RedHawks are also scheduled to play at Cincinnati on Sept. 6, host Missouri on Sept. 13, and travel to Liberty on Sept. 27.

With the addition of Miami, Wisconsin has completed their entire schedule for 2025. Other non-conference opponents for the Badgers include North Texas at home on Sept. 6 and Alabama in Tuscaloosa on Sept. 13.

In Big Ten play in 2025, Wisconsin is scheduled to host Iowa (Sept. 20), Ohio State (Oct. 11), Michigan State (Oct. 25), Purdue (Nov. 1), and Northwestern (Nov. 22) and play at Nebraska (Oct. 4), Maryland (Nov. 8), Illinois (Nov. 15), and Minnesota (Nov. 29).

Miami is scheduled to open the 2020 season on the road against the Pitt Panthers on Saturday, Sept. 5. Wisconsin is slated to open their season one day prior on Friday, Sept. 4 at home against the Indiana Hoosiers.

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