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Homecoming: Games

Last Updated: Nov 19, 2021 3:20 PM

Homecoming football games have been played regularly at UB since 1934 with the exception of 1943-1945 and 1971-1976.  Whether playing for the Lambert Cup or the Mid-American Conference championship, UB has played a variety of opponents.  This page includes a list of these opponents by decade and the results of each game.  A selection of archival photographs can be found at the bottom of the page.

Film footage of Homecoming games from the 1950s and 1960s can be found on the Films page of this site.

A UB player celebrates in the end zone after scoring a safety against Ball State.

UB Defense Scores a Safety Against Ball State, 2006

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Opponents and Results by Decade

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1924  UB 6, Hobart 13

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1930  UB 2, Carnegie Tech 75

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1934  UB 8, Toledo 0

1935  UB 0, Wayne 14

1936  UB 2, Hobart 52

1937  UB 12, University of Rochester 7

1938  UB 0, Hobart 19

1939  UB 14, Alfred 14

1940  UB 7, Hobart 19

1941  UB 6, Washington and Jefferson 14

1942  UB 14, Carnegie Tech 27

1943  World War II, no varsity sports

1944  World War II, no varsity sports

1945  World War II, no varsity sports

1946  UB 0, Bucknell 20

1947  UB 54, Hobart 0

1948  UB 13, Niagara University 13

1949  UB 7, Bucknell 21

1950  UB 33, Rhode Island State University 12

1951  UB 13, Colgate 47

1952  UB 0, Colgate 13

1953  UB 6, Western Reserve 26

1954  UB 0, Lafayette 26

1955  UB 0, Hobart 0

1956  UB 13, Carnegie Tech 6

1957  UB 6, Western Reserve 13

1958  UB 0, Baldwin-Wallace 26

1959  UB 22, Western Reserve 2

1960  UB 20, Colgate 28

1961  UB 30, Temple 3

1962  UB 20, Delaware 19

1963  UB 22, Boston University 13

1964  UB 14, Virginia Military Institute 10

1965  UB 7, Boston University 14

1966  UB 35, Holy Cross 3

1967  UB 44, Temple 14

1968  UB 7, Villanova 28

1969  UB 33, Temple 0

1970  UB 16, University of Massachusetts 13

1971  No football team

1972  No football team

1973  No football team

1974  No football team

1975  No football team

1976  No football team

1977  UB 8, Canisius 22

1978  UB 15, Albany 8

1979  UB 18, Canisius 21

1980  UB 24, Albany 27

1981  UB 15, Canisius 8

1982  UB 52, Brockport 13

1983  UB 10, Canisius 6

1984  UB 44, Brockport 15

1985  UB 25, Canisius 34

1986  UB 21, Brockport 14

1987  UB 14, Canisius 21

1988  UB3, Ithaca 36

1989  UB 45, Mercyhurst 6

1990  UB 21, Ithaca 42

1991  UB 49, Canisius 7

1992  UB 25, Hofstra 16

1993  UB 6, Buffalo State College 13

1994  UB 23, Colgate 10

1995  UB 9, Massachusetts 33

1996  UB 41, Cornell 24

1997  UB 26, Hofstra 37

1998  UB 35, Morgan State 17

1999  UB 19, Central Michigan 38

2000  UB 35, Ball State 44 

2001  UB 14, Marshall 34

2002  UB 0, Miami Ohio 49

2003  UB 16, Marshall, 26

2004  UB 7, Miami Ohio 25

2005  UB 7, Akron 13

2006  UB 25, Ball State 55 

2007  UB 31, Ohio 10

2008  UB 27, Army 24

2009  UB 40, Gardner-Webb 3

2010  UB 0, Temple 42

2011  UB 3, Connecticut 17

2012  UB 6, Pittsburgh, 20

2013  UB 42, Eastern Michigan 14

2014  UB 35, Miami Ohio 27

2015  UB 22, Bowling Green 28

2016  UB 20, Kent State 44

2017  UB 68, Western Michigan 71

2018  UB 24, Akron 6 

2019  UB 20, Ohio University 21

2020

2021 UB 17, Western Michigan 24 

Game Photos

1955 UB versus Hobart football game

UB v. Hobart, 1955

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1955 UB versus Hobart football game.

UB v. Hobart, 1955

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1960 UB versus Colgate football game.

UB v. Colgate, 1960

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1964 UB versus Virginia Military Institute football game.

UB v. Virginia Military Institute, 1964

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1964 UB versus Virginia Military Institute football game.

UB v. Virginia Military Institute, 1964

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1968 UB versus Villanova football game.

UB v. Villanova, 1968

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1979 UB versus Canisius football game

UB v. Canisius, 1979

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1982 UB versus Brockport football game.

UB v. Brockport, 1982

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1990 UB versus Ithaca football game

UB v. Ithaca, 1990

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Fans at the UB versus Ithaca football game, 1990

Fans at the UB v. Ithaca Game, 1990

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1991 UB versus Canisius footbal game

UB v. Canisius, 1991

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Coaches Drawing Up a Play at the UB versus Canisius football game, 1991

Coaches Drawing Up a Play at the UB v. Canisius Game, 1991

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1993 UB versus Buffalo State football game

UB v. Buffalo State, 1993

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Fans in the stands at the UB versus Buffalo State football game, 1993

Fans in the Stands at the UB v. Buffalo State Game, 1993

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1998 UB versus Mrgan State football game.

UB v. Morgan State, 1998

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2006 UB versus Ball State football game.

UB v. Ball State, 2006

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