ESPN has selected seven Big Ten football games for their Saturday prime time schedule in 2016. The games will air on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.
Ohio State will be featured in four of the prime time matchups. Other schools include Rutgers, Wisconsin, Penn State, Northwestern, Nebraska, and Iowa.
Additional Big Ten games slated for television will be announced over the next few months. Others will be announced 6-12 days prior to the date of the game.
2016 Big Ten Prime Time Football Schedule
*All times Eastern.
Saturday, Oct. 8
Michigan at Rutgers – 7 or 8pm, ABC/ESPN/2
Saturday, Oct. 15
Ohio State at Wisconsin – 8pm, ABC/ESPN/2
Saturday, Oct. 22
Ohio State at Penn State – 8pm, ABC/ESPN/2
Saturday, Oct. 29
Northwestern at Ohio State – 5:30pm, ESPN or ESPN2
Nebraska at Wisconsin – 7pm, ABC/ESPN/2
Saturday, Nov. 5
Nebraska at Ohio State – 8pm, ABC/ESPN/2
Saturday, Nov. 12
Michigan at Iowa – 7 or 8pm, ABC/ESPN/2