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2017 NFF Weekly TV Schedule for NCAA Division I Football - Week Zero
Check out the NFF's comprehensive television schedule - every NCAA Division I football game, with announcers - for Aug. 26-27.
Published: 8/24/2017 1:45:00 PM
(Pictured: The Stanford and Rice football teams took in the Australian wildlife this week leading up to their game in Sydney on Saturday. Stanford head coach David Shaw held a baby kangaroo while Rice head coach David Bailiff and kicker/punter Jack Fox pose with a koala. / Photos courtesy of Rice Athletics.)

The following schedule is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Aug. 26-27, 2017. If you choose to reproduce this schedule, please credit The National Football Foundation and use the NFF logo, which can be downloaded here.

Due to a rule exception adopted by the NCAA, Hawai’i and teams that play at Hawai’i are now allowed to begin their season on the Saturday prior to Labor Day weekend, also dubbed “week zero.” A number of FCS teams also begin their seasons this weekend.

* All times Eastern
* FBS Rankings reflect the FWAA-NFF Super 16 Poll
* FCS Rankings reflect the STATS FCS Top 25 Poll
* Schedule organized by home team.

This schedule is compiled by Alan Cox. Any comments or updates, please email news@footballfoundation.com.

Mountain West

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sat., Aug. 26

2:30 p.m.

Oregon State

at Colorado State

CBS Sports Network

(Carter Blackburn, Aaron Taylor, Rick Neuheisel, Jenny Dell)

Sat., Aug. 26

7:30 p.m.

South Florida

at San Jose State

CBS Sports Network

(Ben Holden, Randy Cross1, John Schiffren)


Pac-12

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sat., Aug. 26

10:00 p.m.

Rice

vs. (14) Stanford

(Sydney, Australia)

ESPN

(Roy Philpott, Tom Ramsey, Quint Kessenich)


FBS Independents

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sat., Aug. 26

3:00 p.m.

Portland State

at BYU

ESPN

(Mark Neely, Trevor Matich, Kris Budden)

Sat., Aug. 26

6:00 p.m.

Hawai’i

at UMass

Eleven Sports Network/NESNplus

(Eric Frede, Andy Gresh)


FCS


Big Sky

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sat., Aug. 26

7:00 p.m.

Colgate

at (23) Cal Poly

ESPNU

(Paul Loeffler, Pat Hill)


MEAC

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sat., Aug. 26

Noon

Texas Southern

at Florida A&M

ESPNU

(Eric Clemons, Jay Walker)


Ohio Valley

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sat., Aug. 26

6:30 p.m.

(12) Chattanooga

vs. (6) Jacksonville State

(Montgomery, Ala.)

ESPN

(Anish Shroff, Ahmad Brooks, Roddy Jones)


Southland

Date

Time

Game

Network (Talent)

Sun., Aug. 27

7:00 p.m.

(7) Richmond

at (3) Sam Houston State

ESPNU

(Mike Couzens, John Congemi)

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