The UConn football team released its 2017 schedule Thursday.
Here is a closer look at the stops along the way as the Huskies work toward their goal of the program's first winning season since 2010.
Aug. 31 vs. Holy Cross, Rentschler Field: Crusaders were 8-3 overall, 5-1 Patriot League in 2016. This will be the first meeting since 1985. UConn trails the series 8-19-1.
Sept. 9 vs. South Florida, Rentschler Field: Charlie Strong takes over as coach, replacing Willie Taggart, now at Oregon. USF defeated UConn 42-27 in Tampa last year and finished 11-2 (7-1 AAC).
Sept. 16 at Virginia: Cavaliers missed a 20-yard field goal as time expired in ...