St. Louis BattleHawks announce 2020 XFL schedule

The BattleHawks are cleared to engage the Renegades in Dallas on Feb. 9.

Tom Franklin
October 22, 2019 - 8:35 am

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The St. Louis BattleHawks are "cleared to engage," and now you're cleared to mark your calendars if you're interested in watching the XFL team in 2020.

The team will play their opening game in Dallas Sunday, Feb. 9 against the Renegades, coached by former Oklahoma Sooners mainstay Bob Stoops. They'll stay in Texas the following Sunday, when they take on the Houston Roughnecks.

The first home game at The Dome at America's Center will be Sunday, Feb. 23 against the New York Guardians.

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Here's the complete schedule (home games in bold):

  1. 2/9 (Sun.) at Dallas Renegades, 4 p.m., ESPN

  2. 2/16 (Sun.) at Houston Roughnecks, 5 p.m., FS1

  3. 2/23 (Sun.) vs. New York Guardians, 2 p.m., ESPN

  4. 2.29 (Sat.) vs. Seattle Dragons, 4 p.m., FOX

  5. 3/8 (Sun.) at D.C. Defenders, 2 p.m., FS1

  6. 3/14 (Sat.) at Tampa Bay Vipers, 4 p.m., FS2

  7. 3/21 (Sat.) vs. Los Angeles Wildcats, 4 p.m., FOX

  8. 3/28 (Sat.) at New York Guardians, 4 p.m., FOX

  9. 4/5 (Sun.) vs. Tampa Bay Vipers, 11 a.m., ESPN

  10. 4/11 (Sat.) vs. D.C. Defenders, 2 p.m. or 5 p.m., ESPN or FS1 (final date/time TBD)

At 10:00 AM CT on October 24, football fans can purchase BattleHawks season tickets and single-game tickets at Lower level season tickets at The Dome start at $20 per game and season ticket packages range from $100 to $450 per seat for all five home games. Single-game tickets start at $24 for lower-level seats.

Every XFL game will air live on national television, including 25 games broadcast on ABC and FOX. In the regular season, four games are scheduled each week, typically with two back-to-back games on both Saturdays and Sundays. The XFL schedule also features two primetime Thursday night games in the final weeks of the regular season.  

St. Louis is scheduled to play three games on ESPN, three on FOX, two on FS1 and one on FS2, with their last game airing on either ESPN or FS1. The BattleHawks will play on Sunday the first three weeks of the season and six times overall. St. Louis will play on Saturday four times and will not appear in either Thursday night game. 

Following the regular season, the top two teams in each division will square off for the right to play for the league championship on Sunday, April 26 at Noon PT on ESPN. The East Final is scheduled for Saturday, April 18 (FOX, Noon PT), and the West Final will be held Sunday, April 19 (ESPN, Noon PT). The first-place team in each division will host its respective division final.

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