May 23, 2013
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Big Ten announced on Thursday morning Homecoming kickoff times for the upcoming 2013 season, including three Michigan State games.
The Spartans will open the Big Ten season Oct. 5 at Iowa, beginning at 12 p.m. EDT. The following week, MSU's Homecoming game vs. Indiana on Oct. 12 will also begin at 12 p.m. EDT.
Michigan State's game at Illinois on Oct. 26 will start at 3:30 p.m. EDT. Those three MSU games will be either televised on BTN or on an ESPN platform (ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU).
Five of MSU's 12 regular-season games now have start times. Michigan State will open the 2013 season at home against Western Michigan on Friday, Aug. 30 at 8 p.m. EDT on BTN, and will travel to Notre Dame Sept. 21 at 3:30 p.m. EDT on NBC.
2013 MICHIGAN STATE FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
Aug. 30: WESTERN MICHIGAN, 8 p.m. EDT (BTN)
Sept. 7: SOUTH FLORIDA, TBA
Sept. 14: YOUNGSTOWN STATE, TBA
Sept. 21: at Notre Dame, 3:30 p.m. EDT (NBC)
Oct. 5: at Iowa, 12 p.m. EDT
Oct. 12: INDIANA, 12 p.m. EDT
Oct. 19: PURDUE, TBA
Oct. 26: at Illinois, 3:30 p.m. EDT
Nov. 2: MICHIGAN, TBA
Nov. 16: at Nebraska, TBA
Nov. 23: at Northwestern, TBA
Nov. 30: MINNESOTA, TBA