The 2022 UTSA Roadrunners football game at the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders has been moved to Friday, the two schools have announcement.
The UTSA-Middle Tennessee Conference USA game, originally scheduled for Saturday, October 1, will now be played on Friday, September 30, and the two schools will face off at Johnny “Red” Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The game was likely moved to Friday to accommodate a national television broadcast.
The week before their game, Middle Tennessee is set to play the Miami Hurricanes, while UTSA is set to host the Texas Southern Tigers, both on Saturday, September 24.
Middle Tennessee and UTSA first met on the gridiron in 2015 and have faced each other a total of four times. The Blue Raiders won the first contest 42-7 in 2015, but the Roadrunners have since won three straight, including a 27-13 victory in 2021, to take a 3-1 lead in the overall series.
Middle Tennessee is set to open its 2022 schedule on Saturday, Sept. 3 on the road in Harrisonburg, Va., against the James Madison Dukes. UTSA is scheduled to open its season the same day at home at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas against the Houston Cougars.
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