ESPN releases TV schedule for Week 0, Week 1 college football games
College football is set to make its return to our televisions beginning this weekend. Though the 2020 fall football schedule will look much different, ESPN already has its television schedule out for the first two weeks of the season.
On Wednesday, ESPN released the TV schedule for Week 0 and Week 1 college football games. Some are at the FCS level, while there are also a handful of FBS games coming our way in the coming weeks.
The college football season officially gets underway on Saturday, Aug. 29 as FCS programs Central Arkansas and Austin Peay are set to square off. Central Arkansas is back in action on Thursday, Sept. 3, playing UAB.
Below is the schedule, released by ESPN:
Saturday, Aug. 29
Austin Peay vs. Central Arkansas — 9.m. ET (ESPN)
Thursday, Sept. 3
Central Arkansas vs. UAB — 8 p.m. ET (ESPN3)
Saturday, Sept. 5
Eastern Kentucky vs. Marshall — 1 p.m. ET (ESPN)
SMU vs. Texas State — 4:30 p.m. ET (ESPN)
Louisiana-Monroe vs. Troy — 7 p.m. ET (ESPN3)
Houston Baptist vs. North Texas — 7:30 p.m. ET (ESPN3)
Arkansas State vs. Memphis — 8 p.m. ET (ESPN)
Stephen F. Austin vs. UTEP — 9 p.m. ET (ESPN3)
Monday, Sept. 7
BYU vs. Navy — 8 p.m. ET (ESPN)
College Football: Here. We. Go.
📅 Dates/Times/Networks for Weeks 0 & 1
🎶 New @ESPNCFB anthem
🏈 New graphics and animation package debuting this weekend
— Amanda Brooks (@BrooksAD) August 26, 2020