ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio University football team finalized its kickoff times for the 2013 season on Tuesday as the Mid-American Conference completed its regular season schedule.
Ohio’s 2013 home-opener will kick off on Saturday, Sept. 7, beginning at 7 p.m. against North Texas in a game that will be aired on ESPN3.
The following weekend on Sept. 14, the Bobcats will play host to Marshall in the annual Battle For The Bell game with kickoff set for 8 p.m. Ohio’s matchup against the Herd will be televised on ESPN3.
The Bobcats next three meetings at home will place Ohio against Austin Peay (Sept. 21), Central Michigan (Oct. 12) and Miami (Oct. 26) – all of which are set to begin at 2 p.m.
Ohio’s final two midweek matchups at home are against Kent State (Nov. 19) and Massachusetts (Nov. 29). Both midweek contests will be aired on the ESPN Family of Networks. The Bobcats will kick off against the Golden Flashes at 8 p.m., however the start time for the UMass game is still to be determined.
1 at Louisville, 3:30 pm ET (ESPN)
7 North Texas, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)
14 Marshall, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN3)
21 Austin Peay, 2:00 pm ET
5 *at Akron, 2:00 pm ET
12 *Central Michigan, 2:00 pm ET
19 *at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET
26 *Miami, 2:00 pm ET
5 #*at Buffalo, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2/ESPNU)
12 #*at Bowling Green, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU/ESPN3)
19 #*Kent State, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2/ESPNU)
29 #*UMass, TBA (ESPNU/ESPN3)