ESPN and ABC Tuesday released the kickoff times for their televised games on the opening weekend of the college season. USC and Clemson fans can plan for a couple of long afternoons leading up to their respective kickoffs.
The Gamecocks and Vanderbilt will be first out of the gate in Nashville on September 1st with an 8:00 PM Eastern Time start. Two nights later at Auburn, the Tigers and Tigers will commence their ACC-SEC showdown at 9:00 PM Eastern.
Here’s the ESPN-ABC kickoff schedule for week one:
USC at Vanderbilt on ESPN 8:00 PM
Georgia Tech vs Boston College on ESPN2 7:30 AM (Ireland)
Oklahoma vs Houston on ABC Noon (Houston)
Hawaii at Michigan on ESPN Noon
LSU vs Wisconsin on ABC 3:30 PM (Lambeau Field)
Georgia vs North Carolina on ESPN 5:30 PM (Georgia Dome)
Alabama vs Southern Cal on ABC 8:00 PM (Arlington, TX)
Clemson at Auburn on ESPN 9:00 PM
Texas at Notre Dame on ABC 7:30 PM
Ole Miss vs Florida State on ESPN 8:00 PM (Orlando)