Syracuse University and the University of New Hampshire have agreed to a future non-conference football game, the schools announced in a joint release today. The Orange will host the Wildcats at the Dome on Sept. 5, 2026 in the first-ever meeting between the two programs.
New Hampshire is a member of the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) and competes in the Colonial Athletic Association. The Wildcats have made 16 FCS playoff appearances in their history, including 14 straight from 2004-17. Coached by Sean McDonnell, New Hampshire is 5-3 so far this season.