ESPN reveals Week 2, Week 3 college football TV schedule for 2020

By Kevin Kelley -

ESPN has announced their Week 2 and Week 3 college football TV schedule for the 2020 season, plus additional games later in 2020.

ESPN’s coverage in Week 2 of the college football season begins on Thursday, Sept. 10 with the UAB Blazers traveling to face the Miami Hurricanes at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla. The game will be televised by the ACC Network at 8:00pm ET.

Saturday action in Week 2 (Sept. 12) features a total of 14 games across the ESPN family of networks, beginning at Noon ET with three contests — Louisiana at Iowa State (ESPN), Charlotte at Appalachian State (ESPN2), and Syracuse at North Carolina (ACC Network).

Week 3 action begins on Friday, Sept. 18 at 7:30pm ET when the Memphis Tigers host the Houston Cougars on ESPN. College football action on Saturday, Sept. 19 features a total of 20 contests.

Below is the full ESPN college football TV schedule for Week 1 through Week 3 of the 2020 college football season. Kickoff time and television for select games after Week 3 have also been released.

ESPN College Football TV Schedule
* All times Eastern.

Thurdsay, Sept. 3
Central Arkansas at UAB – 8pm, ESPN3

Saturday, Sept. 5
Eastern Kentucky at Marshall – 1pm, ESPN
SMU at Texas State – 4:30pm, ESPN
Houston Baptist at North Texas – 7:30pm, ESPN3
Arkansas State at Memphis – 8pm, ESPN
Stephen F. Austin at UTEP – 9pm, ESPN3

Monday, Sept. 7
BYU at Navy – 8pm, ESPN

Thursday, Sept. 10
UAB at Miami – 8pm, ACCN

Saturday, Sept. 12
Louisiana at Iowa St. – Noon, ESPN
Charlotte at Appalachian St. – Noon, ESPN2
Syracuse at North Carolina – Noon, ACCN
The Citadel at South Florida – 1pm, ESPN+
Georgia Tech at Florida St. – 3:30pm, ABC
UTSA at Texas St. – 3:30pm, ESPN2
Campbell at Georgia Southern – 3:30pm, ESPNU
Austin Peay at Pittsburgh – 4pm, ACCN
Clemson at Wake Forest – 7:30pm, ABC
Tulsa at Oklahoma St. – 7:30pm, ESPN or ESPNU
Tulane at South Alabama – 7:30pm, ESPN2
UTEP at Texas – 8pm, LHN
Western Kentucky at Louisville – 8pm, ACCN
Houston Baptist at Texas Tech – 8pm, ESPN+

Friday, Sept. 18
Houston at Memphis – 7:30pm, ESPN

Saturday, Sept. 19
Navy at Tulane – Noon, ABC
Austin Peay at Cincinnati – Noon, ESPN
Louisiana at Georgia St. – Noon, ESPN2
Liberty at Western Kentucky – Noon, ESPNU
Syracuse at Pittsburgh – Noon, ACCN
Boston College at Duke – Noon, ESPN3
Stephen F. Austin at UTSA – 3pm, ESPN3
Virginia at Virginia Tech – 3:30pm or 7:30pm, ABC
Miami at Louisville – 3:30pm or 7:30pm, ABC
UCF at Georgia Tech – 3:30pm, ESPN
Charlotte at North Carolina – 3:30pm, ESPN3
Florida Atlantic at Georgia Southern – 4pm, ESPN2
Troy at Middle Tennessee – 4pm, ESPNU
The Citadel at Clemson – 4pm, ACCN
Central Arkansas at Arkansas St. – 7pm, ESPN+
Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss – 7:30pm, ESPN2
Texas St. at ULM – 7:30pm, ESPNU
Wake Forest at NC State – 8pm, ACCN
Abilene Christian at UTEP – 9pm, ESPN3
Campbell at Coastal Carolina – Time TBA, ESPN3

Thursday, Sept. 24
UAB at South Alabama – 7:30pm, ESPN

Saturday, Sept. 26
Florida at Ole Miss – Noon, ESPN
Kentucky at Auburn – Noon, SECN
Georgia at Arkansas – 4pm, SECN
Alabama at Missouri – 7pm, ESPN
Tennessee at South Carolina – 7:30pm, SECN
Vanderbilt at Texas A&M – 7:30pm, SECN Alt.
Troy at BYU – 10:15pm, ESPN

Saturday, Oct. 3
South Carolina at Florida – Noon, ESPN
Missouri at Tennessee – Noon, SECN
Ole Miss at Kentucky – 4pm, SECN
Auburn at Georgia – 7:30pm, ESPN
LSU at Vanderbilt – 7:30pm, SECN
Arkansas at Mississippi St. – 7:30pm, SECN Alt.

Wednesday, Oct. 7
Louisiana at Appalachian St. – 7:30pm, ESPN

Thursday, Oct. 8
Tulane at Houston – 7:30pm, ESPN

Friday, Oct. 9
Louisville at Georgia Tech – 7pm, ESPN
Campbell at Wake Forest – 8pm, ACCN

Wednesday, Oct. 14
Appalachian St. at Georgia Southern – 7:30pm, ESPN

Thursday, Oct. 15
Georgia St. at Arkansas St. – 7:30pm, ESPN

Friday, Oct. 16
SMU at Tulane – 7:30pm, ESPN2

Saturday, Oct. 17
Auburn at South Carolina – 12/3:30/4pm, ESPN/2/U/SECN
Kentucky at Tennessee – 12/3:30/4pm, ESPN/2/U/SECN
Texas A&M at Mississippi St. – 12/3:30/4pm, ESPN/2/U/SECN
Ole Miss at Arkansas – 12/3:30/4pm, ESPN/2/U/SECN
LSU at Florida – 3:30pm, ESPN or ESPN2
Vanderbilt at Missouri – 7:30pm, SECN

Thursday, Oct. 22
Arkansas St. at Appalachian St. – 7:30pm, ESPN

Friday, Oct. 23
Tulsa at South Florida – 7:30pm, ESPN

Thursday, Oct. 29
South Alabama at Georgia Southern – 7:30pm, ESPN

Saturday, Oct. 31
Kentucky at Missouri – Noon, SECN
Ole Miss at Vanderbilt – 4pm, SECN
Mississippi St. at Alabama – 7pm, ESPN
Arkansas at Texas A&M – 7:30pm, SECN

Thursday, Nov. 5
SMU at Temple – 7:30pm, ESPN

Friday, Nov. 6
Miami at NC St. – 7:30pm, ESPN

Saturday, Nov. 7
Vanderbilt at Mississippi St. – 4pm, SECN
Tennessee at Arkansas – 7:30pm, ESPN or SECN
Texas A&M at South Carolina – 7:30pm, ESPN or SECN

Saturday, Nov. 14
Memphis at Navy – TBA

Friday, Nov. 20
Syracuse at Louisville – 7:30pm, ESPN

Friday, Nov. 27
Iowa St. at Texas – TBA
Notre Dame at North Carolina – TBA
UCF at South Florida – TBA
Memphis at Tulane – TBA
Louisville at Boston College – TBA

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