Conference USA announces 2012 Football TV Schedule

By Kevin Kelley -

Conference USAThe 2012 Conference USA Football TV Schedule has been announced and features 60 regular-season games, the C-USA Championship Game and six bowl games.

The first C-USA team in action in 2012 is Rice. The Owls will host the UCLA Bruins of the Pac-12 on Thursday, Aug. 30 at 7:30 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network.

Conference play kicks off on Saturday, Sept. 8 when Tulsa hosts Tulane. The game will be televised by Fox Sports Net at 12 p.m. ET.

The 2012 C-USA Championship Game will be played Saturday, Dec. 1 and will be televised by ESPN or ESPN2 at a time to be announced later.

2012 Conference USA Football TV Schedule
DateGameTime (ET)Network
Thu., Aug. 30UCLA at Rice7:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 1Appalachian St. at East Carolina12:00 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 1Southern Miss at Nebraska3:30 p.m.ABC/ESPN2 (Reverse Mirror)
Sat., Sept. 1Rutgers at Tulane8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 1Texas State at Houston8:00 p.m.CSS
Sat., Sept. 1Oklahoma at UTEP10:30 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 8UCF at Ohio State12:00 p.m.ESPN2
Sat., Sept. 8Tulane at Tulsa12:00 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 8Memphis at Arkansas State7:00 p.m.ESPN3
Sat., Sept. 8Louisiana Tech at Houston8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 8Stephen F. Austin at SMU8:00 p.m.Time-Warner Texas
Sat., Sept. 15FIU at UCF12:00 p.m.CSS
Sat., Sept. 15East Carolina at Southern Miss3:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 15Texas A&M at SMU3:30 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 15Rice at Louisiana Tech7:00 p.m.ESPN3
Sat., Sept. 15Houston at UCLA10:30 p.m.Pac-12 Network
Sat., Sept. 22Mississippi at Tulane12:00 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 22Southern Miss at W. Kentucky7:00 p.m.ESPN3
Sat., Sept. 22Fresno State at Tulsa8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 22Marshall at RiceTBACSS
Sat., Sept. 29Houston at Rice3:30 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 29ULM at Tulane3:30 p.m.CST (Louisiana)
Sat., Sept. 29Louisville at Southern Miss8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 29TCU at SMUTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Sept. 29Missouri at UCFTBAFox Sports Net
Thu., Oct. 4East Carolina at UCF8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 6Tulsa at Marshall3:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 6SMU at UTEP8:00 p.m.Time-Warner Texas
Sat., Oct. 6Boise State at Southern MissTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Oct. 6North Texas at HoustonTBACSS
Thu., Oct. 11UTEP at Tulsa8:00 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Oct. 13SMU at Tulane1:00 p.m.CSS
Sat., Oct. 13Memphis at East Carolina4:30 p.m.CSS
Sat., Oct. 13Southern Miss at UCF8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 13UAB at HoustonTBAFox Sports Net
Thu., Oct. 18Houston at SMU8:00 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Oct. 20Rice at Tulsa3:30 p.m.Fox Sports Net
Sat., Oct. 20Marshall at Southern Miss7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 20UCF at MemphisTBACSS
Sat., Oct. 27Southern Miss at Rice1:00 p.m.CSS
Sat., Oct. 27Memphis at SMU3:30 p.m.Time-Warner Texas
Sat., Oct. 27UTEP at Houston4:15 p.m.CSS
Sat., Oct. 27UCF at Marshall8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 27Navy at East CarolinaTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Nov. 3SMU at UCF7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 3UAB at Southern Miss7:30 p.m.CSS
Sat., Nov. 3Houston at East CarolinaTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Nov. 10Tulsa at Houston5:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 10Marshall at UABTBACSS
Sat., Nov. 10Southern Miss at SMUTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Nov. 17Houston at Marshall12:00 p.m.CSS
Sat., Nov. 17SMU at Rice3:30 p.m.CSS
Sat., Nov. 17East Carolina at Tulane3:30 p.m.CST (Louisiana)
Sat., Nov. 17UTEP at Southern Miss8:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 17UCF at TulsaTBAFox Sports Net
Fri., Nov. 23Marshall at East Carolina2:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 24Southern Miss at Memphis3:30 p.m.CSS
Sat., Nov. 24UAB at UCFTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Nov. 24Tulane at HoustonTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Nov. 24Tulsa at SMUTBAFox Sports Net
Sat., Dec. 1C-USA Championship GameTBAESPN or ESPN2
Fri., Dec. 21Beef `O’ Brady’s S.P. Bowl7:30 p.m.ESPN
Sat., Dec. 22R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl12:00 p.m.ESPN
Mon., Dec. 24Sheraton Hawai’i Bowl8:00 p.m.ESPN
Sat., Dec. 29Bell Heli. Armed Forces Bowl11:45 a.m.ESPN
Mon., Dec. 31AutoZone Liberty Bowl3:30 p.m.ESPN
Tues., Jan. 1TicketCity Bowl12:00 p.m.ESPNU

Comment (1)

Not a bad TV schedule for C-USA. Need a few more games on CSS but a lot more games than what the MWC gets.