UH-BYU football game moved to Friday Night

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The University of Hawaii and BYU football game originally scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 29 in Provo, Utah has been moved to Friday, Sept. 28 with a 6 p.m. MT (2 p.m. HST) kickoff. The game will be televised nationally on ESPN at LaVell Edwards Stadium.

It will mark UH's fifth national television appearance this season and second on one of ESPN's platforms. As previously announced, the UH-Air Force game will be played Friday, Nov. 16 on ESPN2 in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Last season, UH and BYU played on ESPN in the regular season finale in Honolulu. The old Western Athletic Conference rivals are scheduled to meet again next season (Dec. 7, 2013) in Honolulu.

The five national television appearances this season match the total UH made last year. Since 2001, UH has made 42 national television appearances.

UH's National Television Appearances

Day           Date             Opponent                 Time                            Network

Saturday     Sept. 22        Nevada                     4:30 p.m. HT                NBC Sports Network

Friday        Sept. 28        at BYU                        6:00 p.m. MT               ESPN

Saturday     Oct. 6           at San Diego State     5:00 p.m. PT                CBS Sports Network

Saturday     Nov. 10        Boise State                2:00 p.m. HT                NBC Sports Network

Friday        Nov. 16        at Air Force               7:30 p.m. MT                 ESPN2

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