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UK Football game times for Weeks 1, 2, 3 released

Get out that planner because game times for Weeks 1, 2, and 3 of the 2018 Kentucky football season were just released, along with broadcast information.

Kentucky will open the season vs. Central Michigan on September 1 at 3:30 p.m. at Kroger Field. The game will be televised on ESPNU. On September 8, they’ll travel to Florida to take on the Gators under the lights at 7:30 p.m. on the SEC Network. On September 15, they’ll host Murray State at noon at Kroger field on SEC Network Alternate.

Here are all the SEC Week 1, 2, and 3 game times for scheduling purposes:

Date Time (ET) Game Network
Thu, Aug 30 8:30 p.m. Northwestern State at Texas A&M SEC Network
Sat, Sept 1 Noon Ole Miss vs. Texas Tech (Houston) ESPN
  Coastal Carolina at South Carolina SEC Network
  3:30 p.m. Washington vs. Auburn (Atlanta) ABC
  Austin Peay at Georgia ESPN
  Central Michigan at Kentucky ESPNU
  4 p.m. Eastern Illinois at Arkansas SEC Network
  UT Martin at Missouri SEC Network Alternate
  7:30 p.m. Stephen F. Austin at Miss. State ESPNU
  Charleston Southern at Florida SEC Network
  Middle Tennessee at Vanderbilt SEC Network Alternate
  8 p.m. Alabama vs. Louisville (Orlando) ABC
Sun, Sept 2 7:30 p.m. LSU vs. Miami (Arlington) ABC
Sat, Sept 8 Noon Miss. State at Kansas State ESPN
  Nevada at Vanderbilt SEC Network
  3:30 p.m. Arkansas State at Alabama ESPN2
  4 p.m. East Tennessee State at Tennessee SEC Network
  Southern Illinois at Ole Miss SEC Network Alternate
  7 p.m. Clemson at Texas A&M ESPN
  Southeastern Louisiana at LSU ESPN2/ESPNU
  Wyoming at Missouri ESPN2/ESPNU
  7:30 p.m. Kentucky at Florida SEC Network
  Alabama State at Auburn SEC Network Alternate
Sat, Sept 15 Noon UTEP at Tennessee SEC Network
  Murray State at Kentucky SEC Network Alternate
  4 p.m. Colorado State at Florida SEC Network
  North Texas at Arkansas SEC Network Alternate
  7 p.m. Alabama at Ole Miss ESPN
  7:15 p.m. Middle Tennessee at Georgia ESPN2
  7:30 p.m. Louisiana Monroe at Texas A&M SEC Network
  Louisiana Lafayette at Miss. State SEC Network Alternate
  Marshall at South Carolina ESPNU
Thu, Nov 22 7:30 p.m. Mississippi State at Ole Miss ESPN

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7 Comments for UK Football game times for Weeks 1, 2, 3 released



  1. jaws2
    3:38 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

    Great, a NOON game Sept 15th. It should only be about 93 FRIGGIN DEGREES!!!!! ANNNNND, the game will only last 41/2 hours, awesome. I hate how the almighty dollar drives these game times. I’ll get rid of my tickets for this game.



    • BBNDan7
      4:04 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

      You expected SEC network or espn to cover Murray st vs Kentucky during prime time? Lol



    • ClutchCargo
      4:47 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

      Noon games in September (or really, anytime) suck, there’s no denying that.



    • BBNDan7
      5:55 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

      Yes, noon games do suck. But the matchup of Murray st warrants a noon game



  2. peaches76
    4:54 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

    The older you get, the more you’ll appreciate some noon kickoffs….especially late in the season



    • mashburnfan1
      5:54 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

      I’m 51 and hate noon games. Play em all under the lights.



    • mashburnfan1
      5:57 pm May 31, 2018 Permalink

      And like Jaws this is the game I will miss this year. I always miss one game, driving 3.5 hours 1 way I usually skip the noon games. Hope this is the only one this year, and there are no Bengals home games after a UK home game this year. Really hate that as I have season tix for Bengals as well and could hit 2 games in one weekend, had 4 such weekends the last 2 seasons and this year NONE….AAAAARRRRRGGGGG