Five Football games Among Early Television Selections
May 2, 2008
Five of UCLA's football games have been selected for television thus far. ABC/ESPN has selected four games and one has been tabbed by Versus.
ESPN will televise UCLA's opener versus Tennessee on September 1 at the Rose Bowl. Kickoff is scheduled for 5:00 pm. ABC will televise UCLA's Sept. 27 home game versus Fresno State, beginning at 12:30 pm.
The game at Arizona State on Nov. 28, a Friday night (6:30 pm PT/7:30 pm MT) has been selected by ESPN2. The regular-season finale against USC at the Rose Bowl on Dec. 6 will be televised nationally by ABC and will kick off at 1:30 pm.
Through its contact with the Mountain West Conference, Versus will televise UCLA's Sept. 15 game at BYU on a national basis, beginning at 12:30 pm PT/1:30 pm MT.
ABC/ESPN announced 15 of its 20 selections. The other five games will be picked on a 12- or six-day selection basis.
Fox Sports Net, which has 18 Pac-10 windows, will announce its early picks on June 1.