First Three Football Games at Night in Tiger Stadium

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BATON ROUGE - LSU's season-opener against North Texas on Sept. 1 in Tiger Stadium will kickoff at 6 p.m. CT and will be televised on ESPNU, the Southeastern Conference announced on Monday as the league released the full television slate for the first three weeks of the season.

As part of Monday's release, the league announced that LSU's game on Sept. 8 against Washington will be televised on ESPN and will carry a 6 p.m. CT kickoff.

2012 Football Schedule

Last week, LSU announced that the Idaho contest in week 3 will be televised on TigerVision with a 7 p.m. CT kickoff.

The league previously announced that CBS will televise LSU's home game against Alabama on Nov. 3 and the Tigers' road contest against Arkansas in Fayetteville on Nov. 23. The LSU-Alabama game will kickoff at 7 p.m. CT, while the Tigers' game at Arkansas will start at 1:30 p.m. CT.

Television plans and any changes to LSU's traditional 7 p.m. kickoff time for games in Tiger Stadium will be made as the season progresses.

2012 SEC Football Schedule (Weeks 1-3)

Aug. 30
South Carolina at Vanderbilt, ESPN & (6 p.m. CT)
Texas A&M vs. Louisiana Tech (Shreveport, La.), ESPNU (6:30 p.m. CT)

Aug. 31
Tennessee vs. N.C. State (Atlanta, Ga.), ESPNU (6:30 p.m. CT)

Sept. 1
Buffalo at Georgia, SEC Network & (11:21 a.m. CT)
Bowling Green at Florida, ESPN & (2:30 p.m. CT)
North Texas at LSU, ESPNU (6 p.m. CT)
Central Arkansas at Ole Miss, PPV (6 p.m. CT)
Jacksonville State at Arkansas, PPV (6 p.m. CT)
Jackson State at Mississippi State, FSN & (6 p.m. CT)
Auburn vs. Clemson (Atlanta, Ga.), ESPN & (6 p.m. CT)
Alabama vs. Michigan (Arlington, Texas), ABC (7 p.m. CT)
Southeastern Louisiana at Missouri, PPV (TBA)

Sept. 2
Kentucky at Louisville, ESPN & (2:30 p.m. CT)

Sept. 8
Auburn at Mississippi State, ESPN & (11 a.m. CT)
Western Kentucky at Alabama, SEC Network & (11:21 a.m. CT)
East Carolina at South Carolina, SEC Network & (11:21 a.m. CT)
Florida at Texas A&M, ESPN & (2:30 p.m. CT)
Georgia State at Tennessee, PPV (3 p.m. CT)
Washington at LSU, ESPN & (6 p.m. CT)
UTEP at Ole Miss, FSN & (6 p.m. CT)
Louisiana-Monroe at Arkansas (Little Rock), ESPNU (6 p.m. CT)
Kent State at Kentucky, CSS & (6:30 p.m. CT)
Georgia at Missouri, ESPN2 & (6:45 p.m. CT)
Vanderbilt at Northwestern, Big Ten Network (7 p.m. CT)

Sept. 15
Louisiana-Monroe at Auburn, SEC Network & (11:21 a.m. CT)
Presbyterian at Vanderbilt, CSS & (11:30 a.m. CT)
Alabama at Arkansas, CBS (2:30 p.m. CT)
Texas A&M at Southern Methodist, FSN (2:30 p.m. CT)
Florida at Tennessee, ESPN & (5 p.m. CT)
Western Kentucky at Kentucky, ESPNU (6 p.m. CT)
Mississippi State at Troy, (6 p.m. CT)
Arizona State at Missouri, ESPN2 & (6 p.m. CT)
UAB at South Carolina, FSN & (6 p.m. CT)
Florida Atlantic at Georgia, CSS & (6:30 p.m. CT)
Idaho at LSU, TigerVision PPV (7 p.m. CT)
Texas at Ole Miss, ESPN & (8:15 p.m. CT)




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