Bucknell and VMI to Meet Annually From 2022 Through 2027

The Bucknell Bison and VMI Keydets will be meeting annually on the football field from 2022 through the 2027 seasons, according to FBSchedules.

The two teams have met five times since 1978 with Bucknell holding a slim 3-2 margin. The last game in 2016 was close and intense. VMI escaped with a 23-17 win in triple overtime.

Each school will host three games. Below is a table showing the date of each game along with the host institution.

DateHome Team
September 10, 2022VMI
September 9, 2023Bucknell
September 7, 2024VMI
September 13, 2025Bucknell
September 12, 2026VMI
September 25, 2027Bucknell

VMI starts the 2020 season at home against Robert Morris on Saturday, September 5. Bucknell will begin the season a day earlier against Army.

Photo courtesy of Bucknell University Athletics.

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