The SEC early season 2016 football TV schedule has been announced. A total of 35 games are now set for the first three weeks of the college football season.
Tennessee will be the first SEC team in action in 2016 when they host Appalachian State on Thursday, Sept. 3. The game is set for 7:30pm ET on SEC Network.
The opening Saturday also features a couple of big non-conference games — Alabama vs. USC (at Arlington, TX), Clemson at Auburn, Georgia vs. North Carolina (at Atlanta, GA), and LSU vs. Wisconsin (at Green Bay, WI).
Listed below are the SEC games that have been selected for television as of June 7. All remaining SEC controlled games will be announced six-to-12 days prior to the date of the game.
SEC Early Season 2016 Football TV Schedule
All times Eastern.
Thursday, Sept. 1
Appalachian State at Tennessee – 7:30pm, SECN
South Carolina at Vanderbilt – 8pm, ESPN
Sat., Sept. 3
Missouri at West Virginia – Noon, FS1
South Alabama at Mississippi State – Noon, SECN
LSU vs. Wisconsin (Green Bay) – 3:30pm, ABC
UCLA at Texas A&M – 3:30pm, CBS
Louisiana Tech at Arkansas – 4pm, SECN
Georgia vs. North Carolina (Atlanta) – 5:30pm, ESPN
Southern Miss at Kentucky – 7:30pm, ESPNU
UMass at Florida – 7:30pm, SECN
Alabama vs. USC (Arlington) – 8pm, ABC
Clemson at Auburn – 9pm, ESPN
Monday, Sept. 5
Ole Miss vs. Florida State (at Orlando) – 8pm, ESPN
Sat., Sept. 10
Nicholls State at Georgia – Noon, SECN
Prarie View A&M at Texas A&M – Noon, SECN Alt.
Kentucky at Florida – 3:30pm, CBS
Western Kentucky at Alabama – 3:30pm, ESPN2
Middle Tennessee at Vanderbilt – 4pm, SECN Alt.
Wofford at Ole Miss – 4pm, SECN
Arkansas at TCU – 7pm, ESPN or ESPN2
South Carolina at Mississippi State – 7pm, ESPN or ESPN2
Arkansas State at Auburn – 7:30pm, SECN
Jacksonville State at LSU – 7:30pm, ESPNU
Eastern Michigan at Missouri – 7:30pm, SECN Alt.
Tennessee vs. Virginia Tech (Bristol) – 8pm, ABC
Sat., Sept. 17
Ohio at Tennessee – Noon, SECN
Vanderbilt at Georgia Tech – 12:30pm, ACCN
Alabama at Ole Miss – 3:30pm, CBS
East Carolina at South Carolina – 4pm, SECN
New Mexico State at Kentucky – 4pm, SECN Alt.
Mississippi State at LSU – 7pm, ESPN or ESPN2
Texas A&M at Auburn – 7pm, ESPN or ESPN2
Georgia at Missouri – 7:30pm, SECN
North Texas at Florida – 7:30pm, ESPNU
Texas State at Arkansas – 7:30pm, SECN Alt