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Kickoff Times And TV Announced For Four 2022 Contests

May 26, 2022
Cal will play day games against UC Davis, UNLV, Notre Dame and UCLA in 2022.

SAN FRANCISCO – Cal will have at least four day games on its 2022 schedule with kickoff times and broadcast television networks for the first three weeks of the season and all "special date" games announced Thursday by the Pac-12. Cal opens the season with back-to-back 1 p.m. home kickoffs at FTX Field at California Memorial Stadium against UC Davis (Sept. 3) and UNLV (Sept. 10). The Golden Bears visit Notre Dame the following Saturday to face the Fighting Irish for the first time in 55 years with the kickoff at 2:30 p.m. ET/11:30 a.m. PT. Cal's lone regular-season Friday contest against UCLA on Nov. 25 will kick off at 1:30 p.m.

Pac-12 Bay Area will televise the UC Davis and UNLV contests with both games also available on the Pac-12 Now app, while NBC has the Cal-Notre Dame telecast and FOX will carry the Bears and Bruins. 

Kickoff times and television selections for Cal's other eight regular-season games are expected to be announced either six or 12 days in advance. The schedule features additional Pac-12 home contests against Arizona (Sept. 24), Washington (Oct. 22), Oregon (Oct. 29) and Stanford (Nov. 19) for the 125th Big Game. Cal will play conference road games at Washington State (Oct. 1), Colorado (Oct. 15), USC (Nov. 5) and Oregon State (Nov. 12).

The Pac-12 Championship Game televised by FOX will be held at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas on Friday, Dec. 2 (5 p.m. PT).

Fans can also listen to all Cal football games live on KGO 810 AM, the Golden Bears Sports Network powered by the Northern California Toyota Dealers, the free Varsity Network App for iPhone and Android, as well as SiriusXM.

Season tickets for the 2022 campaign are on sale now! Fans can purchase tickets directly online by visiting or calling 1 (800) GO-BEARS (press extension 1). Season-ticket members receive exclusive access to purchase parking for every home contest, as well as to buy tickets for all road games including at Notre Dame and the postseason.

2022 Cal Football Schedule
Day, Date – Time – Opponent … TV … Notes
Sat., Sept. 3 – 1 p.m. PT – UC Davis … Pac-12 Now/Pac-12 Bay Area
Sat., Sept. 10 – 1 p.m. PT – UNLV … Pac-12 Now/Pac-12 Bay Area
Sat., Sept. 17 – 2:30 p.m. ET/11:30 a.m. PT – at Notre Dame … NBC
Sat., Sept. 24 – Arizona* … Homecoming
Sat., Oct. 1 – at Washington State*
Sat., Oct. 8 – Bye
Sat., Oct. 15 – at Colorado*
Sat., Oct. 22 – Washington* … Hall Of Fame Game
Sat., Oct. 29 – Oregon*
Sat., Nov. 5 – at USC*
Sat., Nov. 12 – at Oregon State*
Sat., Nov. 19 – Stanford* … 125th Big Game
Fri., Nov. 25 – 1:30 p.m. PT – UCLA* … FOX … Joe Roth Game/Senior Day
Fri., Dec. 2 – 5 p.m. PT – Pac-12 Championship Game** … FOX
Home Games In Bold At FTX Field At California Memorial Stadium; *Pac-12 Game; **At Allegiant Stadium, Las Vegas, NV; Remaining Kickoff Times And Broadcast Television Networks To Be Announced Six Or 12 Days Prior To Game