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Kickoff time announced for Texas-Notre Dame

Posted May 17th, 2016

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Texas football’s season-opener against Notre Dame will kick off at 6:30 p.m., ESPN announced on Tuesday.

The announcement was not unexpected, as Texas had said previously the game would be at night.

This rematch of Notre Dame’s 38-3 win last year in South Bend, Ind., will be played Sunday, Sept. 4 — a day later than the original agreement. It’ll be aired on ABC.

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In April, the teams announced they had shifted the game back by one day to avoid competing with other marquee week-one matchups.

Texas has not announced any additional kickoff times.

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