SEC announces early-season TV times

DESTIN, Fla. -- The SEC announced the television schedule Thursday for several of the matchups the first three weeks of the season.

Kentucky will kick off the season for SEC teams when the Wildcats take on Western Kentucky on a Thursday night (Sept. 1) in a 9:15 p.m. ET game on ESPNU.

The BYU-Ole Miss kickoff on Sept. 3 is set for 4:45 p.m. ET and will be televised by ESPN. The Georgia-South Carolina game on Sept. 10 will also be an ESPN contest and kick off at 4:30 p.m. ET.

The Mississippi State at Auburn contest on Sept. 10 will be carried by the SEC Network and kick off at 12:21 p.m. ET.

Tennessee's visit to Florida on Sept. 17 will be a CBS national contest and kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET.

Here's an updated look at the rest of the early-season schedule involving SEC teams:


Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky (Nashville, Tenn.), ESPNU, 9:15 p.m. ET


Utah State at Auburn, ESPN or ESPNU, noon ET

Kent State at Alabama, SEC Network, 12:21 p.m. ET

BYU at Ole Miss, ESPN, 4:45 p.m. ET

LSU vs. Oregon (Arlington, Texas), ABC, 8 p.m. ET

Boise State vs. Georgia (Atlanta), ESPN, 8 p.m. ET

SEPT. 10

Mississippi State at Auburn, SEC Network, 12:21 p.m. ET

Cincinnati at Tennessee, ESPN2, 3:30 p.m. ET

South Carolina at Georgia, ESPN, 4:30 p.m. ET

SEPT. 15

LSU at Mississippi State, ESPN, 8 p.m. ET

SEPT. 17

Auburn at Clemson, ABC, noon ET

Ole Miss at Vanderbilt, SEC Network, 12:21 p.m. ET

Tennessee at Florida, CBS, 3:30 p.m. ET

Navy at South Carolina, ESPN2, 6 p.m. ET

OCT. 1

Ole Miss at Fresno State, ESPN2, 9:15 p.m. ET