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Huskies 2019 football schedule announced

Fans cheer as the Huskies convert a field goal in the third quarter. The University of Washington Huskies played the Washington State University Cougars in the the 110th Apple Cup at Husky Stadium in Seattle, Wash., on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.
Fans cheer as the Huskies convert a field goal in the third quarter. The University of Washington Huskies played the Washington State University Cougars in the the 110th Apple Cup at Husky Stadium in Seattle, Wash., on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017. joshua.bessex@gateline.com

Washington’s 2019 football schedule was announced Tuesday morning.

Each Pac-12 team will have two byes next season and no team will play more than eight straight games. The Huskies played 10 straight games this year before reaching their bye week.

UW’s bye weeks are scheduled for Oct. 26 and Nov. 16 in 2019.

It’s home opponents are Eastern Washington, California, Hawaii, USC, Oregon, Utah and Washington State.

The Apple Cup will again be played on a Friday ... Nov. 29, in Seattle.

Here is a look at the full schedule:

Aug. 31: vs. Eastern Washington

Sept. 7: vs. California

Sept. 14: vs. Hawaii

Sept. 21: at BYU

Sept. 28: vs. USC

Oct. 5: at Stanford

Oct. 12: at Arizona

Oct. 19: vs. Oregon (Homecoming)

Oct. 26: bye week

Nov. 2: vs. Utah

Nov. 8 (Fri.): at Oregon State

Nov. 16: bye week

Nov. 23: at Colorado

Nov. 29 (Fri.): vs. Washington State

Dec. 6 (Fri.): Pac-12 championship

Lauren Kirschman is the UW Huskies beat writer for The News Tribune. She previously covered the Pittsburgh Steelers for PennLive.com. A Pennsylvania native and a University of Pittsburgh graduate, she also covered college athletics for the Beaver County Times from 2012-2016.


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