Big Ten kickoff times/TV set for Oct. 2

The Big Ten has announced kickoff times and TV plans for its five-pack of games on Oct. 2, as league play begins.


  • Northwestern at Minnesota, ESPN or ESPN2

  • Ohio State at Illinois, Big Ten Network

3:30 P.M. ET

  • Wisconsin at Michigan State, ABC

  • Michigan at Indiana, ESPNU

8 P.M. ET

  • Penn State at Iowa, ABC/ESPN/ESPN2

Bye: Purdue

The specific TV coverage for the Northwestern-Minnesota and Penn State-Iowa games will be determined after this week's games.