2013 Conference USA Football TV Schedule Announced

By Kevin Kelley -

The 2013 Conference USA Football TV Schedule has been announced and features over 50 regular-season games, the C-USA Championship Game, and five bowl games.

The first C-USA team in action in 2013 is Marshall. The Thundering Herd will host the Miami (OH) RedHawks on Saturday, Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. ET on CBS Sports Network.

Conference play kicks off on Thursday, Sept. 5 when new C-USA member Florida Atlantic travels to East Carolina. The game will be televised by Fox Sports at 7:30 p.m. ET.

The 2013 C-USA Championship Game will be played Saturday, Dec. 7 and will be televised by ESPN or ESPN2 at a time to be announced later.

Listed below is the 2013 C-USA Football TV Schedule. All Fox Sports listings will be assigned specific channels later (FSN, Fox Sports 1, etc.). Additional television match-ups will be announced at a later date.

DateGameTime (ET)Network
Sat., Aug. 31Miami (OH) at Marshall7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Thu., Sept. 5Florida Atlantic at East Carolina7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Sept. 7Oklahoma State at UTSA12:00 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Sept. 7UCF at FIU12:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 7South Alabama at Tulane3:30 p.m.CST (Regional La.)
Sat., Sept. 7Southern Miss at Nebraska6:00 p.m.Big Ten Network
Sat., Sept. 7Colorado State at Tulsa7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Thu., Sept. 12Tulane at Louisiana Tech7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Sept. 14Virginia Tech at East Carolina12:00 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Sept. 14Kansas at Rice7:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 14Ball State at North TexasTBAFox Sports
Sat., Sept. 14Memphis at Middle TennesseeTBAFox Sports
Sat., Sept. 21Houston at Rice (at Reliant Stadium)TBAFox Sports
Sat., Sept. 21Middle Tennessee at Florida AtlanticTBACSS (Regional)
Thu., Sept. 26Iowa State at Tulsa7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Sept. 28Army vs. Louisiana Tech (at Dallas)3:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Sept. 28UTEP at Colorado State3:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Sept. 28Houston at UTSATBAFox Sports
Sat., Oct. 5Rice at Tulsa3:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 5Louisiana Tech at UTEP7:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 5East Carolina at Middle TennesseeTBAFox Sports
Sat., Oct. 5FIU at Southern MissTBACSS (Regional)
Sat., Oct. 12Tulsa at UTEPTBAFox Sports
Sat., Oct. 12UAB at FIUTBACSS (Regional)
Sat., Oct. 19North Texas at Louisiana Tech4:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Oct. 19Southern Miss at East CarolinaTBAFox Sports
Thu., Oct. 24Marshall at Middle Tennessee7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Oct. 26Tulsa at TulaneTBACST (Regional La.)
Sat., Oct. 26UTEP at RiceTBACSS (Regional)
Thu., Oct. 31Rice at North Texas7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Nov. 2Southern Miss at Marshall12:30 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 2UTSA at TulsaTBACSS (Regional)
Sat., Nov. 9Southern Miss at Louisiana Tech7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 9Tulsa at East CarolinaTBAFox Sports
Sat., Nov. 9UAB at MarshallTBACSS (Regional)
Sat., Nov. 9UTEP at North TexasTBACSS (Regional)
Thu., Nov. 14Marshall at Tulsa7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Nov. 16Louisiana Tech at Rice7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 16Florida Atlantic at Southern MissTBACSS (Regional)
Thu., Nov. 21Rice at UAB7:30 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Nov. 23Tulsa at Louisiana Tech7:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Sat., Nov. 23Marshall at FIUTBAFox Sports
Sat., Nov. 23Middle Tennessee at Southern MissTBACSS (Regional)
Fri., Nov. 29East Carolina at Marshall12:00 p.m.CBS Sports Network
Fri., Nov. 29FIU at Florida Atlantic3:00 p.m.Fox Sports
Sat., Nov. 30North Texas at TulsaTBAFox Sports
Sat., Nov. 30Louisiana Tech at UTSATBACSS (Regional)
Sat., Dec. 7C-USA Championship GameTBAESPN or ESPN2
Sat., Dec. 21R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl9:00 p.m.ESPN
Tue., Dec. 24Sheraton Hawai’i Bowl8:00 p.m.ESPN
Tue., Dec. 31AutoZone Liberty Bowl4:00 p.m.ESPN
Wed., Jan. 1Heart of Dallas Bowl12:00 p.m.ESPNU
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