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NCAA Football 2021 Week 0-1 Schedule

NCAA Football returns in 2021 on Labor Day Weekend

After a hectic 2020 season marked by game postponements and cancelations due to COVID-19, which didn’t begin until late September, the 2021 NCAA Football season is looking like it will be returning to its traditional starting time with some great Labor Day weekend matchups. Defending Champions Alabama (No.1) take on Miami (No.22) at a neutral-site season opener from Atlanta, GA on Saturday, September 4th at 3:30pm ET on ABC, after which Clemson (No.3) and Georgia (No.7) face off from neutral Charlotte, NC at 7:30pm ET on ABC. Florida State (No.96) will host Notre Dame (No.4) on Sunday, September 5th at 7:30pm ET on ABC; and on Labor Day, Monday, September 6thOle Miss (No.51) will take on Louisville (No.77) from neutral Atlanta, GA at 8pm ET on ESPN.  

The 2021 NCAA College Football season should be full of surprises with changes to the Amateurism and Athletic Eligibility By-law allowing name, image and likeness rights to athletes or the realignment of the Big 12 with the impending departure of Texas and Oklahoma, the eighth season of the playoff era promises to be like no other before. Please visit the schedule below for an extensive listing of all the College Football action for Week 0 through Week 1 with all the relevant Network and start times for each season opening match-up.

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2021 College Football Schedule

Saturday, August 28
Matchup Time (ET) TV/Mobile
Nebraska at Illinois 1:00pm FOX
UConn at Fresno State 2:00pm CBSSN
Hawaii at UCLA 3:30pm ESPN
Eastern Illinois at Indiana State 6:00pm TV TBA
Alcorn State vs. NC Central (in Atlanta, GA) 7:00pm ESPN
UTEP at New Mexico State 9:30pm Bally Sports / FloSports
Southern Utah at San Jose State 10:00pm CBSSN
Wednesday, September 1
MatchupTime (ET)TV/Mobile
UAB vs. Jacksonville State (in Montgomery, AL)7:30pmESPN
Thursday, September 2
MatchupTime (ET)TV/Mobile
New Hampshire at Stony Brook6:00pmFloSports
Temple at Rutgers6:30pmBTN
Western Illinois at Ball State7:00pmESPN+
LIU at FIU7:00pmESPN3
UIW at Youngstown State7:00pmESPN+
Wagner at Buffalo7:00pmESPN3
West Va. Wesleyan at Drake7:00pmTV TBA
The Citadel at Coastal Carolina7:00pmESPN+
Point at Mercer7:00pmTV TBA
Boise State at UCF7:00pmESPN
Delaware at Maine7:00pmFloSports
Weber State at Utah7:30pmP12N
Austin Peay at Chattanooga7:30pmTV TBA
Southern Illinois at Southeast Missouri7:30pmESPN+
USF at NC State7:30pmACCN
UC Davis at Tulsa7:30pmESPN+
East Carolina vs. Appalachian State (in Charlotte, NC)7:30pmESPNU
Ohio State at Minnesota8:00pmFOX
Houston Baptist at New Mexico8:00pmTV TBA
UT Martin at WKU8:00pmESPN+
North American at Lamar8:00pmTV TBA 
Bowling Green at Tennessee8:00pmSECN
Reinhardt at Kennesaw State8:00pmTV TBA
MVSU at Murray State8:00pmESPN+
Eastern Washington at UNLV10:00pmStadium
Southern Utah at Arizona State10:30pmP12N
Tennessee Tech at SamfordTime TBATV TBA
Sam Houston State at Northern ArizonaTime TBATV TBA
Friday, September 3
MatchupTime (ET)TV/Mobile
North Carolina at Virginia Tech6:00pmESPN
Saint Francis U. at Eastern Michigan7:00pmESPN3
Old Dominion at Wake Forest7:00pmACCN
Duke at Charlotte7:00pmCBSSN
South Dakota at Kansas8:00pmESPN+
Northern Colorado at Colorado9:00pmP12N
South Dakota State at Colorado State9:00pmFS1
Michigan State at Northwestern9:00pmESPN
Southern Connecticut at CCSUTime TBATV TBA
Saturday, September 4
MatchupTime (ET)TV/Mobile
Army at Georgia State12:00pmESPNU
Oklahoma at Tulane12:00pmABC
Stanford vs. Kansas State (in Arlington, TX)12:00pmFS1
ULM at Kentucky12:00pmSECN
Western Michigan at Michigan12:00pmESPN
Colgate at Boston College12:00pmACCN
Holy Cross at UConn12:00pmCBSSN
Robert Morris at Dayton12:00pmTV TBA
Fordham at Nebraska12:00pmBTN
Penn State at Wisconsin12:00pmFOX
West Florida at McNeese1:00pmCST/ESPN+
Davidson at VMI1:30pmTV TBA
Wofford at Elon2:00pmFloSports
Howard at Richmond2:00pmNBCSWA/FloSports
Rice at Arkansas2:00pmESPN+/SECN+
Lafayette at Air Force2:00pmStadium
Fresno State at Oregon2:00pmP12N
Indiana at Iowa3:30pmBTN
Marshall at Navy3:30pmCBSSN
Miami (FL) vs. Alabama (in Atlanta, GA)3:30pmABC
Miami (Ohio) at Cincinnati3:30pmESPN+
UAlbany at North Dakota State3:30pmTV TBA
West Virginia at Maryland3:30pmESPN
St. Andrews at Presbyterian4:00pmTV TBA
UMass at Pitt4:00pmACCN
Bowie State at Delaware State4:00pmTV TBA
Towson at Morgan State4:00pmTV TBA
Montana State at Wyoming4:00pmTV TBA
Louisiana Tech at Mississippi State4:00pmESPNU
Central Michigan at Missouri4:00pmSECN
Louisiana at Texas4:30pmFOX
Northern Iowa at Iowa State4:30pmESPN+
San Jose State at USC5:00pmP12N
Warner at Stetson6:00pmESPN+
Bucknell at Sacred Heart6:00pmNEC Front Row
Saint Anselm at Merrimack6:00pmNEC Front Row 
Valparaiso at Indiana Wesleyan6:00pmTV TBA 
Virginia Union at Hampton6:00pmTV TBA
Campbell at Liberty6:00pmESPN3
Eastern Kentucky at Western Carolina6:00pmTV TBA
Gardner-Webb at Georgia Southern6:00pmESPN3
Bryant at Rhode Island6:00pmFloSports
Morehead State at James Madison6:00pmFloSports
Southern at Troy7:00pmESPN3
SC State at Alabama A&M7:00pmTV TBA
Monmouth at Middle Tennessee7:00pmESPN3
Texas Tech vs. Houston (in Houston, TX)7:00pmESPN
Syracuse at Ohio7:00pmCBSSN
Missouri State at Oklahoma State7:00pmESPN+
Oregon State at Purdue7:00pmFS1
Norfolk State at Toledo7:00pmESPN3
Nicholls at Memphis7:00pmESPN+
Lane College at UAPB7:00pmTV TBA
Eastern Illinois at South Carolina7:00pmESPN+/SECN+
Abilene Christian at SMU7:00pmESPN+
Akron at Auburn7:00pmESPN+/SECN+
Baylor at Texas State7:00pmESPN+
Central Arkansas at Arkansas State7:00pmESPN3
North Alabama at Southeastern La.7:00pmESPN+
William & Mary at Virginia7:30pmRSN/ESPN3
NIU at Georgia Tech7:30pmACCN
UTSA at Illinois7:30pmBTN
Butler at Illinois State7:30pmMarquee SN
Northwestern State at North Texas7:30pmESPN3
Florida Atlantic at Florida7:30pmSECN
Georgia vs. Clemson (in Charlotte, NC)7:30pmABC
ETSU at Vanderbilt8:00pmESPN+/SECN+
Montana at Washington8:00pmP12N
Prairie View A&M at Texas Southern8:00pmESPN network
Duquesne at TCU8:00pmESPN+
Southern Miss at South Alabama8:00pmESPN+
Kent State at Texas A&M8:00pmESPNU
LSU at UCLA8:30pmFOX
Bethune-Cookman at UTEP9:00pmESPN3
Sacramento State at Dixie State9:00pmTV TBA
Arizona vs. BYU (in Las Vegas, NV)10:30pmESPN
New Mexico State at San Diego State10:30pmCBSSN
Nevada at California10:30pmFS1
Utah State at Washington State11:00pmP12N
Portland State at Hawaii11:59pmTV TBA
St. Francis (IL) at St. ThomasTime TBATV TBA 
Simon Fraser at IdahoTime TBATV TBA
North Dakota at Idaho StateTime TBATV TBA
Cal Poly at San DiegoTime TBATV TBA
North Carolina A&T at FurmanTime TBATV TBA
Miles College at Alabama StateTime TBATV TBA
Villanova at LehighTime TBAESPN+
Marist at GeorgetownTime TBAESPN+
Tarleton State at Stephen F. AustinTime TBATV TBA
Sunday, September 5
MatchupTime (ET)TV/Mobile
Jackson State vs. Florida A&M (in Miami Gardens, FL)3:00pmESPN2
Grambling State vs. Tennessee State (in Canton, OH)4:00pmESPN+
Notre Dame at Florida State7:30pmABC
Monday, September 6
MatchupTime (ET)TV/Mobile
Louisville vs. Ole Miss (in Atlanta, GA)8:00pmESPN