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Michigan to play home-and-home against Washington in 2020-21

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Michigan has agreed to a home-and-home series with Washingtonthe schools announced Wednesday.

The Wolverines will travel to play the Huskies on Sept. 5, 2020. Michigan will host Washington the next season on Sept. 18.

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The two teams have played 12 times before, with Michigan holding the series edge 7-5. Four of those meetings have been in the Rose Bowl, with the Wolverines and Huskies splitting them 2-2. They last met in 2002, with Phillip Brabbs converting a field goal as time expired to give the Wolverines a dramatic 31-29 win.

Michigan, which went 7-6 last year, opens the 2014 season Aug. 30 against Appalachian State. Washington, which went 9-4, opens the season Aug. 30 at Hawaii.

The Wolverines also recently announced a home-and-home series against Oklahoma, to be played in 2025-26.

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