IU-Michigan Game to Kick at 3:30 PM on BTN
May 30, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The Indiana-Michigan game in Ann Arbor, Mich., will kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, Oct. 19, and air on BTN, the Big Ten Conference announced Thursday.
Six of IU's game times are now set. Three of the Hoosiers eight 2013 home games will air in primetime on BTN. Indiana's season opener against Indiana State on Thursday, Aug. 29, will kick at 7 p.m.
The Navy game on Saturday, Sept. 7, is slated for a 6 p.m. start and the Sept. 21 Missouri game is set for an 8 p.m. kick.
IU will travel to East Lansing to take on Michigan State at noon on Oct. 12 and will welcome Minnesota for its 101st Homecoming at 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 2.
This season marks the second time in school history the program will host eight games (2008). IU is 2-0 in Thursday season openers at Memorial Stadium, defeating Eastern Kentucky in 2009 and Towson in 2010.
Navy makes its first trip to Bloomington since 1986. The Hoosiers have won both meetings between the two programs at Memorial Stadium.
Indiana faces Bowling Green for the first time on Sept. 14 and wraps up the non-conference schedule against Missouri. IU is 6-2-2 all-time against the Tigers, including a 20-10 home victory the last time the two teams met on Sept. 26, 1992.
Following a bye week, the Hoosiers open Big Ten play against Penn State on Oct. 5. After hosting the Golden Gophers, Indiana meets Illinois (Nov. 9) before closing out the regular season and battling Purdue for the Old Oaken Bucket on Nov. 30.
Tickets are on sale for the 2013 Indiana football season. To order, contact the IU Athletics Ticket Office at 1-866-IUSPORTS or click here.
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