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Two Football Home Game Times Announced

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COLUMBIA, Mo. – ESPN announced a pair of University of Missouri football home game times as the network released its slate for the first three weeks of the 2023 season.

Mizzou will face Middle Tennessee on Saturday, Sept. 9 at 6 p.m. CT inside Memorial Stadium, with the game being simulcast on ESPN+ and SEC Network+. The following week, MU faces longtime rival Kansas State on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 11 a.m. on SEC Network. 

The networks previously announced two additional game times – for the season opener against South Dakota on Thursday, Aug. 31 (7 p.m. / SEC Network) and Black Friday game at Arkansas on Nov. 24 (3 p.m. / CBS). 

• Thursday, Aug. 31 – vs. South Dakota, 7 p.m. (SEC Network)
• Saturday, Sept. 9 – vs. Middle Tennessee, 6 p.m. CT (SECN+ / ESPN+)
• Saturday, Sept. 16 – vs. Kansas State, 11 a.m. CT (SEC Network)
• Friday, Nov. 24 – at Arkansas, 3 p.m. CT (CBS)

All 14 SEC schools will appear on ESPN+ once this fall. These ESPN+ matchups will be simulcast on SEC Network+, with both streams accessible in the ESPN App via connected devices.

The networks and SEC will announce additional game times and TV selections via the 12- and 6-day window process.

Mizzou will open the 2023 season on Thursday, August 31, against South Dakota at Faurot Field. The Tigers’ robust home schedule features games against Kansas State, LSU, South Carolina, Tennessee and Florida. 

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