Early season games are now have kickoff times locked down.
By FS OHIO STAFF FS Ohio
Both the Ohio State University and the University of Cincinnati announced additional game times today through press releases. Please plan your tailgating activities accordingly.
Game times announced for Miami (OH), UCF, California
All three games will kick at Noon ET at Ohio Stadium
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Big Ten Conference today (Thursday) announced game times and television assignments for the first three weekends of the 2012 college football season. Ohio State will begin the season with three consecutive Noon ET kicks, starting Sept. 1 against Miami (Ohio) on BTN.
The Sept. 8 home game with UCF will also kick at Noon ET and will be televised on ESPN2, while the Sept. 15 home game with California will be televised at Noon ET on ABC (full national).
Four previous game times have already been announced, which include two consecutive night games vs. Nebraska (Oct. 6, 8 p.m. ET, ABC or ESPN/2) at Ohio Stadium and at Indiana (Oct. 13, 8 p.m. ET, BTN). Ohio State will play under the lights a third time at Penn State Oct. 27 (6 p.m. ET, ABC or ESPN/2) while Ohio State and Michigan will kick at Noon ET Nov. 24 at Ohio Stadium.
Football Sets Two Additional 2012 Game Times
CINCINNATI – A pair of game times for the 2012 University of Cincinnati football season were announced Thursday afternoon by the BIG EAST Conference office.
UC's game against Delaware State on Sept. 15, 2012 at historic Nippert Stadium is set for a 7 p.m. ET kickoff with ESPN3 televising the contest exclusively.
Cincinnati's Oct. 20 contest at Toledo will be televised by ESPNU or ESPN3 with a game time to be announced.
The Nov. 17 game in Nippert Stadium between the Bearcats and Rutgers will kick off at noon as the BIG EAST Network Game of the Week.
The remaining game times will be announced at a later date per the conditions of UC’s media rights agreement through the BIG EAST.
Season tickets for the 125th campaign of Bearcats Football are on sale now. Ticket packages include tickets in the same location for seven home games at Nippert Stadium, an opportunity to purchase season-long parking, priority seating and invitation to select events. In recognition of UC's upcoming 125th football season, tickets start as low as $125 per seat in the `Coaches Corner', which is a perfect opportunity for new season ticket holders.
Tickets are also on sale for UC's marquee non-conference matchup against Virginia Tech on Saturday, Sept. 29 at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., home of the Washington Redskins.
To purchase season tickets or tickets to the Virginia Tech game, please call 1-877-CATS-TIX or visit CATSTIX.com.