BATON ROUGE - LSU's conference opener against Auburn on Saturday, Sept. 22 will be televised on ESPN, the Southeastern Conference announced on Monday.
Kickoff for the LSU-Auburn game at Jordan-Hare Stadium is scheduled for 6 p.m. CT. Last year, LSU beat Auburn, 45-10, in Tiger Stadium.
Typically, the league's game times and television network are announced 12 days in advance. CBS has the option to delay its announcement until six days prior to gameday.
Below is the league's television schdule for the weekend of Sept. 22.
Football Television Selections for Saturday, September 22, 2012:
FSN, 11 a.m. CT, Ole Miss at Tulane
SEC Network, 11:21 a.m. CT, Kentucky at Florida
CBS, 2:30 p.m. CT, Missouri at South Carolina
Institutional PPV, 4:00 p.m. CT, Florida Atlantic at Alabama
ESPN 6 p.m. CT, LSU at Auburn
ESPNU, 6 p.m. CT, Rutgers at Arkansas
Institutional PPV, 6 p.m. CT, South Alabama at Mississippi State
FSN, 6 p.m. CT, South Carolina St. at Texas A&M
CSS, 6:30 p.m. CT, Akron at Tennessee
ESPN2, 6:45 p.m. CT, Vanderbilt at Georgia