The upcoming college football season is still months away. But that doesn’t mean things have slowed down from the world of NCAA football. ESPN has announced that it will run six Big Ten Conference games in prime time during the upcoming season. The games will be run on ESPN, ESPN2, and ABC over the course of the season. Each of the six scheduled games includes at least one ranked team in an early ESPN.com preseason Top 25 Poll. No. 1 Ohio State will play three times across the ESPN family of networks. No. 9 Michigan will have two televised games in the schedule. No. 24 and 25, Northwestern and Wisconsin will each have one game aired. Two of the six games on the schedule will see a Big Ten member team hosting independent Notre Dame, which is currently ranked No. 10 in the ESPN.com preseason Top 25 poll. More games will be announced in the coming months. The current slate of scheduled games is available below.
|Sat, Sep 7||8p.m.||No. 10 Notre Dame at No. 9 Michigan *||ABC, ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat, Sep 14||8 p.m.||No. 10 Notre Dame at Purdue||ABC, ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat, Sep 28||8p.m.||No. 25 Wisconsin at No. 1 Ohio State||ABC, ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat, Oct 5||8p.m.||No. 1 Ohio State at No. 24 Northwestern||ABC, ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat, Oct 12||5p.m.||No. 9 Michigan at Penn State||ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat, Oct 26||8p.m.||Penn State at No. 1 Ohio State||ABC, ESPN or ESPN2|
* Previously Announced
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