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California schedules home-and-homes with North Carolina, TCU

California schedules home-and-homes with North Carolina, TCU Photo: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images

California has scheduled home-and-home series with North Carolina and TCU, the program announced Wednesday.

The Golden Bears will play at North Carolina on Sept. 2, 2017, and the Tar Heels travel to Berkeley on Sept. 1, 2018.

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Cal will host TCU in the first year of the series on Sept. 5, 2020, and will visit the Horned Frogs on Sept. 11, 2021.

The initial game of each home-and-home will mark the first time California has ever played either school, barring a meeting in a bowl game before then.

Cal currently has home-and-homes scheduled against Texas and San Diego State over the next two years, hosting the Aztecs and playing at the Longhorns in 2015 and doing the reverse in 2016.

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The Golden Bears went 1-11 last season in their first year under head coach Sonny Dykes. The team opens the 2014 season Aug. 30 at Northwestern.

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