Big Ten shuffles football schedule; Badgers visit Buckeyes Sept. 24

The Big Ten Conference has shuffled around some games for next year’s college football schedule.

The Badgers were originally opening the season Sept. 3 against Illinois. Now they host Illinois State instead. Their road game at Ohio State was originally set for Nov. 12. It’s now Sept. 24 and will be Wisconsin’s conference opener.

The Badgers’ full 2022 schedule looks like this:

Sept. 3 vs. Illinois State

Sept. 10 vs. Washington State

Sept. 17 vs. New Mexico State

Sept. 24 at Ohio State

Oct. 1 vs. Illinois

Oct. 8 at Northwestern

Oct. 15 at Michigan State

Oct. 22 vs. Purdue

Nov. 5 vs. Maryland

Nov. 12 at Iowa

Nov. 19 at Nebraska

Nov. 26 vs. Minnesota