(Fresno State Athletics)

Mountain West releases 2018 football schedule

The Fresno State football team learned its conference schedule on Tuesday. Stretched out over 14 weeks, the ‘Dogs will play 12 games with eight of those games being conference ones.

The non-conference slate consists of  four games stretched over five weeks. They will start and end at home against Idaho on Sept. 1 and Toledo on Sept. 29.

The ‘Dogs will then kick off the season on the road against Nevada on Oct. 6 and conclude on Nov. 24 at Fresno State against the Spartans of San Jose State.

The Red Wave will have six chances to see Fresno State play at home in 2018, including four of its conference games.

The Mountain West season will then conclude on Dec. 1 with the Mountain West Championship Game featuring the two divisional champions.

Although the week-of-schedule is locked in as of Thursday, the games can still move to Thursdays or Fridays.


Sept. 1: Idaho

Sept. 8: at Minnesota

Sept. 15: at UCLA

Sept. 22: BYE WEEK

Sept. 29: Toledo


Oct. 6: at Nevada

Oct. 13: Wyoming

Oct. 20: at New Mexico

Oct. 27: Hawai’i

Nov. 3: at UNLV

Nov. 10: at Boise State

Nov. 17: San Diego State

Nov. 24: San Jose State

Dec. 1: Mountain West Championship Game