BOISE, Idaho - ESPN announced today Boise State University's home football game on Sept. 20 (Thursday) will kick off at 7:00 p.m. (MT) in Bronco Stadium. The game will be broadcast nationally on ESPN.
This is one of three Bronco football games that will be televised nationally by the ESPN family of networks this upcoming season.
Boise State opens the 2012 season on Aug. 31 (Friday) at Michigan State in a 6 p.m. (MT) game on ESPN, and ends the regular season on Dec. 1 (Saturday) at the University of Nevada in game to be broadcast on ESPN, ESPN2 or ABC. A kick off time for the Nevada game will be announced at a later date.
Currently 10 of Boise State's 12 regular season games will be televised nationally this year. Along with the three ESPN games, the NBC Sports Network will broadcast five games and the CBS Sports Network will televise two.
The only Bronco games that television information has not been released are games at New Mexico on Sept. 29 (Saturday) and at Southern Miss. on Oct. 6. The television status and start times for those two games will be announced at a later date.
2012 Boise State University Football Schedule
(Tentative - as of May 16, 2012)
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIME (MT) TV
Aug. 31 (Friday) at Michigan State East Lansing, MI 6 p.m. ESPN
Sept. 8 (Saturday) Open
Sept. 15 (Saturday) Miami (Ohio) Boise, ID 2 p.m. NBC SN
Sept. 20 (Thursday) BYU Boise, ID 7:00 p.m. ESPN
Sept. 29 (Saturday) * at New Mexico Albuquerque, NM TBA TBA
Oct. 6 (Saturday) at Southern Miss. Hattiesburg, MS TBA TBA
Oct. 13 (Saturday) * Fresno State Boise, ID 1:30 p.m. NBC SN
Oct. 20 (Saturday) * UNLV Boise, ID 1:30 p.m. NBC SN
Oct. 27 (Saturday) * at Wyoming Laramie, WY 1:30 p.m. CBS SN
Nov. 3 (Saturday) * San Diego State Boise, ID 8:30 p.m. CBS SN
Nov. 10 (Saturday) * at Hawai'i Honolulu, HI 5:00 p.m. NBC SN
Nov. 17 (Saturday) * Colorado State Boise, ID 1:30 p.m. NBC SN
Nov. 24 (Saturday) Open
Dec. 1 (Saturday) * at Nevada Reno, NV TBA ABC/ESPN/ESPN2
* Mountain West Game Home Games in Bold All Times Mountain