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Kickoff time for Texas’ home game against West Virginia to be announced at a later date

Posted October 22nd, 2018

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Texas fans will have to wait to find out if next week’s visit to Royal-Memorial Stadium will be done during the afternoon or evening.

The Big 12 Conference announced on Monday that Texas and West Virginia will play at either 2:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. or 7 p.m. on Nov. 3. The Big 12 also declined to reveal a start time for Texas Tech’s home game on Nov. 3 against Oklahoma. The Big 12 did state the kickoff times for the other three games on its schedule for that Saturday.

It has yet to be decided if FOX, ABC or ESPN will televise the West Virginia/Texas and Oklahoma/Texas Tech games.

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READ MORE: Texas moves up to 6th in this week’s AP Top 25 poll

Texas (6-1; 4-0 Big 12) and West Virginia (5-1; 3-1) are currently ranked sixth and 13th in the Associated Press’ national poll. The Big 12’s third representative in the poll, Oklahoma (6-1; 3-1) is seated eighth. Texas and West Virginia last met as ranked adversaries in 2012.

This weekend, Texas will travel to play Oklahoma State. West Virginia has a home game against Baylor scheduled for Thursday.

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