The 2020 college football season kicks off this weekend. Here’s the most up to date schedule after many previously scheduled games were postponed.
The carousel of college football schedules has gone round and round over the past several weeks. Who was playing who has seemed like a make-believe exercise at times, with games coming and going within days. Now things are getting real.
The first college football game of the season is scheduled to kick off this Saturday when Central Arkansas takes on Austin Peay at the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery, Alabama. The first FBS matchup of the season is scheduled to follow five days later when Central Arkansas visits UAB for their second game of the season.
With real football mere days away instead of weeks, it’s time we familiarized ourselves with which teams are going to be playing in real games on television. As things stand, here’s what’s on the schedule over the course of the next week and a half. This includes all games featuring FBS and/or FCS teams.
*Conference USA teams in bold
Saturday, Aug. 29
- Austin Peay vs. Central Arkansas – 8 p.m. CST, ESPN
Thursday, Sept. 3
- Central Arkansas at UAB – 7 p.m CST, ESPN3
- South Alabama at Southern Miss – 7 p.m. CST, CBSSN
Saturday, Sept. 5
- Arkansas State at Memphis – 6 p.m. CST, ESPN
- Eastern Kentucky at Marshall – 12 p.m. CST, ESPN
- Houston Baptist at North Texas – 6:30 p.m. CST, ESPN3
- Middle Tennessee at Army
- SMU at Texas State – 3:30 pm. CST, ESPN
- Stephen F. Austin at UTEP – 8 p.m. CST, ESPN3
Monday, Sept. 7
- BYU at Navy – 7 p.m. CST, ESPN
Learn more about every C-USA team including players to watch, roster analysis and pressing questions in The Roost’s 2020 Conference USA Season Preview, available now for $5.