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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

KU football to open under the lights at Memorial Stadium

The Kansas University marching band and many other high school bands from Kansas and Missouri perform during the halftime show as part of Band Day on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 at Memorial Stadium.

The Kansas University marching band and many other high school bands from Kansas and Missouri perform during the halftime show as part of Band Day on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 at Memorial Stadium.

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The Kansas University athletic department on Wednesday released the following game times for three KU football games this season.

Sept. 3 vs. Rhode Island, 6 p.m.

Sept. 10 vs. Ohio, 1:30 p.m.

Sept. 29 at Texas Tech, 7:30 p.m.

All three games will be televised, with the opener being shown on the Jayhawk Network, the Ohio game on FSN and the Thursday night Texas Tech Big 12 opener on FOX Sports 1.

A time and TV appointment for KU's final non-conference game of 2016 — Sept. 17 at Memphis — is not yet available and the rest of the Big 12 slate will be determined on a week to week basis when the season gets rolling.

KU will take its first of two bye weeks on Sept. 24.

Here's a look at the rest of the Jayhawks' 2016 schedule:

Date Opponent Time TV

Sept. 3 - RHODE ISLAND 6 p.m. JTV

Sept. 10 - OHIO 1:30 p.m. FSN (Family Weekend/Band Day)

Sept. 17 - at Memphis TBA TBA

Sept. 29 - at Texas Tech* 7:30 p.m. FS1

Oct. 8 - TCU TBA TBA

Oct. 15 - at Baylor TBA TBA

Oct. 22 - OKLAHOMA STATE TBA TBA (Homecoming/K Club Weekend)

Oct. 29 - at Oklahoma TBA TBA

Nov. 5 - at West Virginia TBA TBA

Nov. 12 - IOWA STATE TBA TBA

Nov. 19 - TEXAS TBA TBA

Nov. 26 - at Kansas State TBA TBA

Comments

Dirk Medema 4 years, 9 months ago

9/24 would seem like a great bye date ahead of the 9/29 Thursday game. It then gives extra time ahead of the next game as well.

Bryce Landon 4 years, 9 months ago

Kansas Football 2016 - "It Can't Get Any Worse!"

Jonathan Allison 4 years, 9 months ago

Don't be such a pessimist.... The right way to look at it is that we have 12 opportunities to improve on last year's successes.

Doug Wallace 4 years, 9 months ago

Well we will see what they have got, and if there are improvements!

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