Big Ten Network announces 2011 Prime Time Football TV Schedule

By Kevin Kelley -

Big Ten NetworkThe Big Ten Network has announced their 2011 prime time Football TV Schedule. Seven games were announced, but the network will televise more than 40 games total this fall.

“We’re very excited about our primetime schedule and think it’s the strongest we’ve ever had,” Big Ten Network President Mark Silverman said. “There’s always extra electricity in the air for Big Ten night games, and we have some top-quality matchups.”

DateACCTime (ET)Network
Fri., Sep 2Youngstown State at Michigan State7:30 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Sep 10Virginia at Indiana7:00 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Sep. 17Arizona State at Illinois7:00 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Sep. 24North Dakota State at Minnesota7:00 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Oct. 8Michigan at Northwestern7:00 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Oct. 15Northwestern at Iowa7:00 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Oct. 22Penn State at Northwestern7:00 p.m.Big Ten Network

Comments (4)

Keep in mind NDSU upset Kansas in their season opener last year. Not that Minnesota is a giant these days… but it could be interesting.