ABC To Televise The First Three Ohio State Football Games

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June 30, 2005

COLUMBUS, Ohio: In addition to televising the Sept. 10 Ohio State-Texas game, ABC has announced that it also will carry both the Sept. 3 Ohio State-Miami, Ohio and the Sept.17Ohio State-San Diego State games.

The season opener between the Buckeyes and Miami will kick off shortly after noon. San Diego State is slated for 3:36 p.m. EDT.

The Ohio State-Texas game is slotted for prime time and will kickoff shortly after 8 p.m.

Those are the only three firm game times as of now, although, the Ohio State at Penn State game on Oct. 8 will be a night game and will kickoff either at 7 p.m. on ESPN2 or 7:45 on ESPN.

Additionally, the start time for the Nov. 19game against Michigan would be a 1 p.m. start if televised by ABC. The network has notfinalized the teams that will playduring the 1 p.m. time slot.