Indiana to have three primetime games on BTN

1 comment by   |   Monday, May 6, 2013 - 3:30 pm EDT

From IU sports info:

HOOSIERS TO HOST THREE BTN PRIMETIME GAMES

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Three of Indiana Football’s eight 2013 home games will air in primetime on BTN, it was announced Monday afternoon. The Hoosiers season opener against Indiana State on Thursday, Aug. 29, will kick off at 7 p.m. ET.

The Navy game on Saturday, Sept. 7, is slated for a 6 p.m. start and the Sept. 21 Missouri game is set for an 8 p.m. kick.

This season marks the second time in school history the program will host eight games (2008). IU is 2-0 in Thursday season openers at Memorial Stadium, defeating Eastern Kentucky in 2009 and Towson in 2010.

Navy makes its first trip to Bloomington since 1986. The Hoosiers have won both meetings between the two programs at Memorial Stadium.

Indiana faces Bowling Green for the first time on Sept. 14 and wraps up the non-conference schedule against Missouri. IU is 6-2-2 all-time against the Tigers, including a 20-10 home victory the last time the two teams met on Sept. 26, 1992.

Following a bye week, the Hoosiers open Big Ten play against Penn State on Oct. 5. Indiana will then host Minnesota (Nov. 2) and Illinois (Nov. 9) before closing out the regular season and battling Purdue for the Old Oaken Bucket on Nov. 30.

 Tickets are on sale for the 2013 Indiana football season. To order, contact the IU Athletics Ticket Office at 1-866-IUSPORTS.


Share the Scoop!

Related content: Read more in Football
 
Coleman: "It’s hard to get recognized as a running back here at Indiana”
Update on Anthony Corsaro, Dominique Booth and more from Kevin Wilson's radio show #iufb
On Nick Stoner and his Justin Bieber cutout
Wilson says Hoosiers need to play more like Bobby
Fancy uniforms, Tevin Coleman and more from Kevin Wilson's coaches teleconference
One comment:
#1 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 - 5:59 PM EDT

I can’t wait to see how the linebackers look in a game now that Ekeler’s gone

 


RSS feed

Comments

Facebook

Twitter

YouTube

Today @ HoosiersHQ.com

Recent comments on The Scoop



  • W. Soccer. Indiana Loses At No. 22 Illinois, 2-0 - The Indiana women's soccer team (4-5, 0-3 Big Ten) lost at No. 22 Illinois on Thursday by a score of 2-0. Sarah Stone made six saves in goal for Indiana.
    Related
  • W. Water Polo. Throwback Thursday - Nicole Redder - An alumnus of Jenison High School near Grand Rapids, Michigan, Nicole Redder spent four seasons playing for the Hoosiers from 2008-11. During her career she scored 182 goals,
  • Hoosiers land on CBS at least twice - Earlier this afternoon the Big Ten announced its 2014-15 men's basketball games to be televised by CBS
  • Missouri week: Chase Dutra Q&A - The Indiana football team lost a tough game at Bowling Green this past Saturday when the Falcons scored
  • More TV designations announced for IU’s 2014-2015 schedule -

    The Big Ten announced television designations on Thursday for the remainder of league games that will be shown on either CBS or the ESPN family of networks. Indiana will have a

  • 2014-2015 ITH season preview: Penn State Nittany Lions -

    With the start of college basketball season on the horizon, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next month. Today,

  • Albers Angle: Big recruiting day for Indiana - Indiana coach Tom Crean will have an in-home visit with a five-star center in 2015 today. More
  • Q&A: Catching up with Robert Johnson - Indiana freshman Robert Johnson talks improvement at IU, importance of Canada
  • Mauktoberfest: Quarry Q&A with Rock M Nation
  • Game Preview: Missouri Tigers