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June 11, 2008 9:11 AM
Posted by Bob Condotta
I've had a few questions about FSN's portion of the recently released Pac-10 TV schedule.
So thought I would pass along this press release from FSN, which includes a schedule of its national games for 2008. Again, these are the national games, so they will be available on any FSN network anywhere. Other UW and Pac-10 games will also be picked up later for regional play on FSN, specifically FSN-NW for the Huskies (you'll see there are some openings in the schedule where UW games against USC on Nov. 1 or UCLA on Nov. 15, to name two, could be placed).
Also note that FSN reports that all of these games WILL be available on HD. So yes, you will be able to see Huskies-Ducks and the Apple Cup, among others, in HD (even the sideline closeups of Mike Bellotti).
Here's the release:
LOS ANGELES - FSN, the cable television home for Big 12 and Pac-10 football, announces its 31-game national college football schedule today. Kicking off the season with Baylor hosting Wake Forest on Thursday, August 28, FSN will televise its entire slate in High Definition.
Each week, the Pac-10 and Big 12 conferences showcase some of the elite programs in the country. This season, USC, Texas and Oklahoma continue their annual quest for the national title. Plus, with great recruiting and some new coaches, familiar names such as UCLA, Texas A&M and Nebraska are returning to top-10 form. Plus, Missouri, Kansas, Arizona State and Oregon are determined to prove their stunning 2007 seasons were not a fluke.
FSN's studio show, COLLEGE FOOTBALL SATURDAY KICKOFF, returns for its seventh season. Each week, the show previews FSN's national games, breaks down the Top-25 teams, highlights the best games from across the football landscape and profiles the top individual performances from
across the country.
The first installment of COLLEGE FOOTBALL SATURDAY KICKOFF begins at 2:30 PM EST/11:30 AM PST on Saturday, August 30 prior the Oklahoma State vs. Washington State kickoff at 3:00 PM EST/12:00 PM PST. Later that evening, Oregon hosts Washington in an early season Pac-10 battle at
10:00 PM EST/7:00 PM PST.
Overall, FSN will air 18 Big 12 football games and 13 Pac-10 contests.
2008 FSN College Football Schedule
(All times eastern)
Thursday, August 28
8:00pm Big 12 Football #1: Wake Forest at Baylor
Saturday, August 30
3:30pm Pac-10 Football #1: Oklahoma St. vs. Washington St. (at Qwest Field from Seattle, WA)
10:00 pm Pac-10 Football #2: Washington at Oregon
Sunday, August 31
7:30pm Big 12 Football #2: Colorado St. vs. Colorado
(at Invesco Field from Denver, CO)
Saturday, September 6
3:00pm Pac-10 Football #3: BYU at Washington
7:00pm Big 12 Football #3: Louisiana Tech at Kansas
Saturday, September 13
12:30pm Big 12 Football #4: Washington St. at Baylor
Saturday, September 20
3:00pm Pac-10 Football #4: Arizona at UCLA
7:00pm Big 12 Football #5: Teams TBA
Saturday, September 27
3:30 or 7pm Big 12 Football #6: Teams TBA
Saturday, October 4
12:30pm Big 12 Football #7: Teams TBA
7:00pm Big 12 Football #8: Teams TBA
Saturday, October 11
6:30pm Big12 Football #9: Teams TBA
10:15pm Pac-10 Football #5: Teams TBA
Saturday, October 18
12:00pm Big 12 Football #10: Teams TBA
3:30pm Pac-10 Football #6: USC at Washington St.
*7:00pm Big 12 Football #11: Teams TBA
Saturday, October 25
12:30pm Big 12 Football #12: Teams TBA
6:30pm Big 12 Football #13: Teams TBA
10:15pm Pac-10 Football #7: USC at Arizona
Saturday, November 1
12:30pm Big 12 Football #14: Teams TBA
6:30pm Pac-10 Football #8: Teams TBA
10:15pm Pac-10 Football #9: Arizona St. at Oregon St.
Saturday, November 8
12:00pm Big 12 Football #15: Teams TBA
3:30pm Pac-10 Football #10: Teams TBA
7:00pm Big 12 Football #16: Teams TBA
Saturday, November 15
12:30pm Big 12 Football #17: Teams TBA
*6:30pm Big 12 Football #11: Teams TBA
10:15pm Pac-10 Football #11: Teams TBA
Saturday, November 22
3:00pm Pac-10 Football #12: Washington at Washington St.
Saturday, November 29
12:30 or 3pm Big 12 Football #18: Kansas vs. Missouri
(at Arrowhead Stadium from Kansas City, MO)
Saturday, December 6
3:00pm Pac-10 Football #13: Teams TBA
COMMENT --- Again, please note all the times listed are Eastern. Also, that last game on Dec. 6 could be UW at Cal.