The Big Ten Network has announced their 2015 prime time football TV schedule. A total of six games were announced that will feature ten Big Ten teams in action.
The schedule kicks off on Saturday, Sept. 12 with Nebraska hosting South Alabama. The following week, Penn State entertains Rutgers in the first conference matchup on BTN.
Overall, the Big Ten Network will televise over 40 football games this season. Typically, most matchups will be announced 6-12 days prior to the game.
2015 Big Ten Prime Time Football TV Schedule
Friday, Sept. 4
Kent State at Illinois* – 9pm ET
Saturday, Sept. 12
South Alabama at Nebraska – 8pm ET
Saturday, Sept. 19
Rutgers at Penn State – 8pm ET
Saturday, September 26
Hawaii at Wisconsin – 8pm ET
Saturday, October 3
Michigan at Maryland – 8pm ET
Saturday, October 10
Michigan State at Rutgers – 8pm ET
Saturday, November 14
Minnesota at Iowa – 8pm ET
Florida International at Indiana on Sept. 12, Pittsburgh at Iowa on Sept. 19 and Ball State at Northwestern on Sept. 26 will also appear in primetime in the Big Ten team’s home market and on Extra Football Game Channels and BTN2Go elsewhere.