There are some great Badgers football home games coming up for 2023. After an interesting and exciting season in 2022, the team is looking to improve their overall record and once again make an appearance in a bowl game. Here, we cover the Badgers Football home games in the upcoming season.
Badgers vs. Buffalo Bulls
The Badgers will open their season on September 2, when they take on the Buffalo Bulls at Camp Randall Stadium. Kickoff is set for 2:30 pm, central time. In 2022, Buffalo completed their season with an overall record of 7-6. This MAC East team took second place in the Eastern conference. They are not a team that will just roll over when the take on the Badgers. It will be an early test for Bucky. Great Badgers vs. Bulls tickets are on sale today.
Badgers vs. Georgia Southern – September 16
The Badgers second home game will take place on September 16 against the Georgia Southern Eagles. The Eagles finished their 2022 season in fifth place in the Sun Belt conference with an overall record of 6-7. Davis Brin lead the Eagles with 17 touchdowns totaling 2138 yards.
Wisconsin vs. Rutgers – October 7th
Home game number three for the Badgers will be a Big Ten football matchup. It’s the Badgers vs. Rutgers on October 7th. This will be the Badgers homecoming game. As the time we write this post, the kickoff time has not been set at the time.
Badgers vs. Hawkeyes – October 14
On October 14, the Badgers will face the Iowa Hawkeyes in Madison. Iowa finished the 2022 season 8-5 and played in the Music City Bowl. In 2022, the Badgers lost to the Hawkeyes 24-10. Graham Mertz threw for 176 yards and a touchdown.
Wisconsin Badgers vs. Ohio State – October 28 Game
One of the biggest games of the 2023 season will feature the Badgers vs. Buckeyes on October 28 at Camp Randall. Ohio State was 8-1 in conference play in 2022. They faced #1 Georgia in the Peach Bowl on New Year’s Eve. In their last matchup, the Buckeyes took a 21 point lead in the first quarter and never looked back. Final score of that 2022 game 52-21, Ohio State.
Badgers vs. Wildcats – November 11
On November 11, we have the Badgers vs. Northwestern game in Madison. The Badgers defeated Northwestern 42-7 last season. Northwestern had a 1-11 season last year. They defeated Nebraska in their opener, but lost every game of the season after that.
Wisconsin vs. Nebraska – November 18 Game
Lastly, the Badgers will face Nebraska on November 18 at home. The Cornhuskers went 4-8 overall in 2022.