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KU-Oklahoma game to be televised on ABC

October 6, 2008

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The Kansas-Oklahoma game scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 18, will be televised by ABC, the Big 12 announced Monday.

The game will be played at either 2:30 or 7 p.m. ABC will announce the official game time on Oct. 13.

The Missouri at Texas game also will be televised by ABC on Oct. 18 and will be played at either 2:30 or 7 p.m. Texas Tech at Texas A&M (FSN) and Nebraska at Iowa State (VERSUS) are the other Big 12 games that will be televised that week.

KU's home game against Colorado this Saturday is being televised by ESPN2. Kickoff is set for 11:30 a.m.

Comments

Raider 6 years, 2 months ago

Hey LJW staff..... what are the times of the Nebraska and Tech games?

Raider 6 years, 2 months ago

Complete story....From the KC Star for the third week in a row....MU, KU kickoff times for Oct. 18 still up in the airThe Big 12 will wait until the outcome of this weekend's game to determine kickoff times for the Missouri at Texas and Kansas at Oklahoma games on Oct. 18.One will begin at 2:30 p.m. The other at 7 p.m. Both will be televised by ABC.Also on Oct. 18, the Nebraska at Iowa State game will kick off at 11:30 a.m., and be televised by Versus.Big 12 television schedule, Oct. 18Texas Tech at Texas A&M, 11 a.m., Fox Sports NetNebraska at Iowa State, 11:30 a.m., VersusKansas at Oklahoma, 2:30 p.m. or 7 p.m. ABCMissouri at Texas, 2:30 p.m. or 7 p.m., ABC

BigAl 6 years, 2 months ago

I think the Marching Jayhawks will travel to the OU game so at least there will be some Crimson & Blue there to support the team.

Bruce Rist 6 years, 2 months ago

The only positive is they will have just played Texas. Maybe we will only be smoked by 25 instead of 45.

Steve Jacob 6 years, 2 months ago

I will guess the winner on the OU-Texas game this weekend gets the ABC prime-time game.

Confrontation 6 years, 2 months ago

I don't understand why people complain about the LJ-World not stating the time of all Big 12 games. This is Lawrence. The home of KU. You want info on other teams? Keep doing what you did. Look it up all by yourself.

Raider 6 years, 2 months ago

I don't understand why the LJW claims to cover the Big 12 Conference, but only reports on one team. Last I checked there were twelve schools in the league.

kusp8 6 years, 2 months ago

The Marching Jayhawks will be sending a pep-band to the OU game. The full Marching Jayhawks will be at the Nebraska game, and obviously the Mizzou game in KC.

Fred Whitehead Jr. 6 years, 2 months ago

Well, as a lifetime OU fan, I am always concerned about being rated #1. it just pins a great big target on the Sooners. Texas is always a big game each year, and this year, of course KU has a great team. Who knows what might happen. But one thing always pisses me off about ABC. If one team gets way out front, as OU usually does, the network will switch to another "more competetive" game. They do not give one whit about fans of one team or the other wanting to see their players perform, to watch the home team no matter what the situation. ABC does this week after week and in my worthless opinion, is the scum of the sports networks. I have sent communications to the folks in Norman about this, but it seems the University has not much say about this, it is all ABC's greedy bastards who make the decisions so they can supposedly keep an audiance for their damned endless commercials every time a pass is incomplete or a time out is called on the field. I hope it is a good game but I also hope we get to see all of it.

kansas778 6 years, 2 months ago

Great, now the whole nation can watch KU lose by 40....

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