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College Football TV Broadcast Schedule for Saturday 9–23–17

By on September 22nd, 2017 in Football, News Comment »

Will Jarrett Stidham continue his hot hand against his first SEC opponent this Saturday? (photo: USA TODAY Sports)

War Eagle folks! It’s the fourth weekend of the 2017 College Football season. And there’s a lot of football on tap this Saturday, including Auburn opening SEC play on the road against Missouri.

Mizzou is coming off a big loss to Purdue. However, the Boilermakers were a strong team, having only one loss after playing Louisville toe to toe in a one-score game. While Auburn gave up five turnovers in last week’s win over Mercer, the Tigers showed improvement despite the miscues. Quarterback Jarrett Stidham completed 32 of 37 passes for 364 yards in the 24–10 victory.

Stidham shook off some of the rust from his 20-month layoff and appeared poised and determined running the team. His performance was the second-most efficient passing game (86.5) in SEC history. It had to be a confidence booster for the sophomore. Question is, “Can the win propel Auburn to its first SEC victory Saturday when the Orange and Blue Tigers take on the black and gold Tigers in Columbia?”

Below we have the broadcast schedule for Saturday’s games leading up to and after Auburn’s 6:00 p.m. kickoff on Faurot Field in Memorial Stadium.

All game listings are Central Time, and all SEC games as well as those involving top 25 teams are underlined. Games on ESPN/ABC can be viewed by clicking here, and games on ESPN3 can be viewed by clicking on this link.

Acid Reign will have an open thread up on Saturday. Be sure to check back here for an open discussion as Acid does his play-by-play during the game. And don’t miss his post-game review late Sunday afternoon.

War Eagle and beat the Tigers!

TV Schedule: 

11:00 a.m. CT
Arkansas vs. Texas A&M – ESPN
Army at Tulane – CBS Sports Network
Kent State at No. 19 Louisville – RSN
NC State at No. 12 Florida State – ABC/ESPN2
Texas Tech at Houston – ABC/ESPN2
UMass at Tennessee – SEC Network
UNLV at No. 10 Ohio State – Big 10 Network
West Virginia at Kansas – ESPNU

Pittsburgh at Georgia Tech – ACC Network

New Mexico at Tulsa – ESPN3

Idaho at South Alabama – ESPN3
Ohio at Eastern Michigan – ESPN3
Old Dominion at No. 13 Virginia Tech – ACC NetworkExtra

See the rest of the schedule after the jump:

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