First Three Ohio State Football Games To Kick Off At Noon


The Big Ten Conference on 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 kickoffs, starting Sept. 1 against Miami (Ohio) on the Big Ten Network.

The Sept. 8 home game with Central Florida will also kick at noon and will be televised on ESPN2, while the Sept. 15 home game with California will be televised at noon on ABC to a national audience.

Four previous game times have already been announced, which include two consecutive night games vs. Nebraska, on Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. at Ohio Stadium and at Indiana, on Oct. 13 at 8 p.m. on the Big Ten Network. Ohio State will play under the lights a third time at Penn State on Oct. 27 at 6 p.m.

The Buckeyes' season finale against Michigan will be played on Nov. 24 at Ohio Stadium at noon.

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