BY SPNW Staff 02:57PM 05/29/2014

Early football start times released by Pac-12

The Pac-12 Conference released its early season football start times dictated by the TV networks — who else? — and Huskies fans who like daylight will be pleased to learn that  Washington’s home opener Sept. 6 against Eastern Washington will kick off at noon Husky Stadium on the Pac-12 Networks.

The next game against Illinois Sept. 13 will also be at reasonable hour, 1 p.m., on Fox.

Washington’s season opener in Hawaii Aug. 30 was previously announced at 5 p.m. PT (2 p.m. in Honolulu) on CBS.

At Washington State, the Cougars will open at 7 p.m. Aug. 28 by hosting Rutgers University in The Seattle Game at CenturyLink Field. The game will be on Fox Sports 1.

The next game against Nevada Sept. 5 will be on ESPN with a 7:30 p.m. start. On Sept. 13, the Cougars’ home opener against Portland State will be on the Pac-12 Networks at 5 p.m.

The only other Cougars game in the early announcement was the Oct. 10 game at Stanford. ESPN with televise starting at 6 p.m.


  • Jeff Shope

    night games much better see LSU

    • Geauxmer Pyle, LSMFT

      Night weather much better that day weather in Baton Rouge. See LSU. Night weather in Baton Rouge much better than night weather here! See frozen, soggy Husky fans.