The Fresno State Bulldogs football program is one of the toughest teams on the West Coast. The Bulldogs compete in the Mountain West Conference against some of the premier teams in the Western United States. Fresno State has fielded a football team since 1921 and have won over 550 games. The Bulldogs have also won an unprecedented 26 conference titles, and played in over 20 bowl games. In recent years, Fresno State has been known for pulling upsets against some of the elite teams in college football and are always a threat to beat any team that they line up against. Some of the best players in college football have played for the Bulldogs, including, David Carr, Trent Dilfer, Malcolm Floyd, Ryan Mathews, and Derek Carr. Game days in Fresno are some of the most passionate in the country, with the fans lining up in force, all wearing cardinal red and singing Fight! Varsity!. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Fresno State Bulldogs football tickets.
Fresno State Bulldogs Football at Bulldog Stadium Address: 1600 Bulldog Ln., Fresno, California, 93710
The Fresno State Bulldogs play their home football games at Bulldog Stadium in Fresno, California. Bulldog Stadium has been home to the Fresno State football team since 1980 and can seat over 41,000 fans. Fresno State has had one of the best fan turnouts in the Mountain West conference, averaging almost a sell-out crowd for every game. The fan support has been so great, that the fans have been named the Red Wave and are consistently considered among the best in college football. The Fresno State Bulldogs home bench is on the Bulldog Stadium sideline with sections 6-16. Bulldog Stadium parking information is covered in our Bulldogs event guide.
Fresno State vs. San Jose State
Fresno State’s oldest rivalry dates back to 1921 and is one of the fiercest rivalries in Northern California. The two schools have played over 75 times over the last 9 decades and have produced some of the West Coast’s most interesting games. Although the Bulldogs lead the overall series, the competition has been fierce with San Jose holding an edge in the series as short a time ago as 2003. Now that these two California neighbors are conference rivals again, this matchup will only grow in importance and competitiveness.
Fresno State vs. San Diego State
One of the most interesting rivalries in the State of California, the Bulldogs and Aztecs have been competing in football for over 90 years. The series dates back to 1923 when both schools were members of the Southern California Junior College Conference. Since then Fresno State and San Diego State have risen to the highest level of college football in unison. The matchup has been named the Battle for the Oil Can since 2011 and the series has only been gaining momentum in the last two decades.
Fresno State vs. Boise State
The rivalry has been named the Battle for the Milk Can and the two teams have competed for the Milk Can Trophy since 2006. With Fresno State moving from the WAC to the MWC in 2012, this rivalry has evolved into one of the best conference matchups in the country. The two schools are used to being at the top of their respective conferences and this matchup promises to be between two of the heavyweights in the MWC for years to come.
Fresno State Bulldogs Event Guide
How can I buy cheap Fresno State Bulldogs tickets?
TicketCity offers a big selection of Fresno State Bulldogs football tickets which include some of the lowest priced seats on the market. Fresno State tickets fluctuate based on demand and opponent. Marquee MWC opponents like Boise State, Nevada, and San Diego State can drive up home game prices. While cheap tickets are more plentiful for unranked, non-conference opponents. Those early season games may offer the best opportunity to purchase Fresno State tickets near face value.
Where can I find the 2016-2017 Fresno State Bulldogs football schedule?
The Bulldogs 2016-2017 football schedule is listed as soon as it is announced by the MWC. Fresno State plays in the MWC’s West Division, which means games against UNLV, Nevada, Hawaii, San Jose State, and San Diego State. Game times are announced by the MWC as soon as the TV schedule is set. Fresno State’s home opener is typically one of the most popular games. They also play San Diego State in the Battle for the Oil Can. If you are looking for Bulldogs news or scores, then visit our partners at CBS Sports. They are also a good source for the official Fresno State Bulldogs team roster.
Can I buy Fresno State Bulldogs football season tickets?
Fresno State Bulldogs season tickets are available to buy until kickoff of their home opener. Check our listings above or call us if you would like to purchase Fresno State football season tickets. Let us know if you want a particular section at Bulldog Stadium.
What is the best Fresno State rivalry game during the season?
The Bulldogs have a few great rivalries, but the rivalry with San Jose State is something special. The two Northern California neighbors have battled it out over multiple conferences with neither side able to gain a clear advantage. The rivalry benefits greatly from the schools competing for control of the region, conference, division, and players. If you are a football fan in California, or the Mountain West Conference, chances are you have this game circled on your calendar.
What is the best game day tradition at a Bulldogs home game?
The tradition that really stands out for Fresno State is the green V that is plastered on the back of the football helmets and what it represents. The V represents the pride that the students and the athletes have in representing the San Joaquin Valley. This pride is a two way street as the local Fresno State fans are some of the most passionate in the country and have made Fresno State home games some of the highest attended in the MWC.