The 2015 Rutgers football schedule took shape today with the release of the Big Ten's conference slate. Rutgers begins its 2015 Big Ten schedule at Penn State and has home games against both Michigan State and Ohio State.
begins its 2015 Big Ten schedule at Penn State
and also hosts Ohio State
in one of the Scarlet Knights' seven home games. With the Big Ten office releasing 2015 games Monday morning, an Oct. 24 clash with the Buckeyes at High Point Solutions Stadium stands out as the marquee game.
Rutgers travels to Penn State Sept. 19, hosts Michigan State Oct. 10, goes to Indiana Oct. 17, then hosts Ohio State before closing out at Wisconsin, at Michigan, hosting Nebraska and Maryland.
In non-conference games, the Scarlet Knights have home contests scheduled with Norfolk State and Kansas. Rutgers is also close to a home game against an "opponent from one of the power five conferences," according to a Monday press release.
Rutgers returns to Yankee Stadium in 2015 for a rematch with Army.