The Washington State Cougars and the Central Michigan Chippewas have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2019 and 2021, The Seattle Times has reported.
In the first game of the series, Washington State will travel to face Central Michigan at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in Mount Pleasant on Sept. 14, 2019. The Cougars will then host the Chippewas at Martin Stadium in Pullman on Sept. 4, 2021.
Washington State and Central Michigan have never met on the gridiron.
The addition of Central Michigan tentatively completes Washington State’s 2019 non-conference schedule. The Cougars are also slated to host Northern Colorado on Sept. 7 and BYU on Oct. 12.
Central Michigan now has two games set for their non-conference schedule in 2019. CMU is also slated to open the season at Wisconsin on Sept. 7.
The 2021 matchup is the first announced non-conference opponent for both schools for that season.