Tulane announces 2022 football schedule

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NEW ORLEANS – Tulane University announced its 2022 football schedule in conjunction with the American Athletic Conference office on Thursday.

The Green Wave’s upcoming slate features seven home games and a pair of weeknight night matchups with Houston and SMU. Both weeknight games will be designated for a national television slot at a later date.

The Green Wave’s home schedule inside Yulman Stadium includes non-conference matchups against UMASS (Sept. 3), Alcorn State (Sept. 10) and Southern Mississippi (Sept. 24). Tulane also will welcome league opponents East Carolina (Oct. 8 – Hall of Fame), Memphis (Oct. 22 – Homecoming), UCF (Nov. 12) and SMU (Nov. 17). The seven home games this season are the most at Yulman Stadium since the venue opened in 2014.

The Green Wave’s five road games will include trips to Kansas State (Sept. 17), Houston (Sept. 29 or 30), USF (Oct. 15), Tulsa (Nov. 5) and Cincinnati (Nov. 25 or 26).

Tulane will also honor their 2020-21 Hall of Fame Class back to Yulman Stadium on Sept. 24, as well as introduce the 2022 Hall of Fame Class on Oct. 8.

Sat., Sept. 3 – UMASS @ 6 p.m. CT^
Sat., Sept. 10 – Alcorn State @ 6 p.m. CT^
Sat., Sept. 17 – at Kansas State
Sat., Sept. 24 – Southern Mississippi
Thu. or Fri., Sept. 29/30 – at. Houston*
Sat., Oct. 8 – East Carolina * (2022 Hall of Fame)
Sat., Oct. 15 – at USF*
Sat., Oct. 22 – Memphis * (Homecoming)
Sat., Oct. 29 – BYE
Sat., Nov. 5 – at Tulsa *
Sat., Nov. 12 – UCF*
Thu., Nov. 17 – SMU *
Fri. or Sat., Nov. 25/26 – at Cincinnati *

Home games listed in bold | * – Conference Matchups | ^Subject to change with television network selections

Saturday, Sept. 3: vs. UMASS
All-Time Series: Tulane leads 1-0
Last Meeting: Tulane won 31-24 on Oct. 1, 2016
Of Note: Tulane’s matchup with UMASS will mark the Minutemen’s first trip to Tulane in program history.

Saturday, Sept. 10: vs. Alcorn State
All-Time Series: First all-time meeting
Last Meeting: N/A
Of Note: Tulane has never lost to a FCS opponent at Yulman Stadium.

Saturday, Sept. 17: at Kansas State
All-Time Series: Tulane leads 1-0
Last Meeting: Tulane won 20-16 on Sept. 27, 1988
Of Note: The Green Wave will make their first trip ever to Manhattan, Kansas.

Saturday, Sept. 24: vs. Southern Mississippi
All-Time Series: Southern Miss leads 23-10
Last Meeting: Tulane won 66-24 on Sept. 26, 2020
Of Note: The Green Wave are 7-3 in the last ten matchups with the Golden Eagles.

Thursday Sept. 29 or Friday, Sept. 30: at Houston
All-Time Series: Houston leads 19-7
Last Meeting: Tulane lost 22-40 at home on Oct. 7, 2021
Of Note: Tulane will be in search of its first road win in Houston since Nov. 8, 2014.

Saturday, Oct. 8: vs. ECU
All-Time Series: ECU leads 12-6
Last Meeting: Tulane dropped a 29-52 decision on Oct. 2, 2021
Of Note: Tulane is 4-3 at home versus the Pirates, taking the last two meetings inside Yulman Stadium.

Saturday, Oct. 15: at USF
All-Time Series: Tulane leads 2-1
Last Meeting: Tulane won 45-14 at home on Nov. 20, 2021
Of Note: Tulane will be in search of its third straight win over the Bulls having won the last two matchups.

Saturday, Oct. 22: vs. Memphis
All-Time Series: Memphis leads 24-13-1
Last Meeting: Tulane lost 33-28 on Nov. 27, 2021
Of Note: Tulane has won the last two meetings with the Tigers at Yulman Stadium.

Saturday, Nov. 5: at. Tulsa
All-Time Series: Tulsa leads 13-5
Last Meeting: Tulane lost 51-34 on Oct. 24, 2020
Of Note: The last time Tulane visited Tulsa they dropped a 24-30 double-overtime thriller.

Saturday, Nov. 12: vs. UCF
All-Time Series: UCF leads 9-2
Last Meeting: Tulane lost to UCF 10-14 on Nov. 6, 2021.
Of Note: Tulane will look to snap a four-game losing streak versus the Knights.

Saturday, Nov. 17: vs. SMU
All-Time Series: SMU leads 13-15
Last Meeting: Tulane lost in Dallas 26-55 on Oct. 21, 2021
Of Note: Tulane will look for their first home victory over the Mustangs since Oct. 13, 2012.

Friday, Nov. 25 or Saturday, Nov. 26: at Cincinnati
All-Time Series: Tulane leads 11-7
Last Meeting: Tulane lost 12-31 on Oct. 30, 2021
Of Note: Tulane was one of four teams to hold the Bearcats to 31 points or less last season.

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