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