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      Texas Tech, Big 12 announce 5 kickoff times

      Texas Tech and the Big 12 Conference released kickoff times and television networks Tuesday morning for the Red Raiders opening four games of the upcoming football season along with its game at Texas on Thanksgiving.

      The Red Raiders will play its first four games of the season on ESPN and FSN while opening the season at SMU on Friday, Aug. 30 at 7 p.m. on ESPN. Tech??s home opener the following week (Sept. 7) against Stephen F. Austin is scheduled for 6 p.m. on FSN.

      The Red Raiders will host TCU for its Big 12 opener at Jones AT&T Stadium on Thursday, Sept. 12 in front of a national audience with a 6:30 p.m. kickoff on ESPN.

      Texas Tech will close its non-conference portion of the schedule against Texas State in Lubbock on Sept. 21 with a 6 p.m. kickoff on FSN.

      The Red Raiders final regular season contest at Texas on Thanksgiving (Nov. 28) is set for 6:30 p.m. on Fox Sports 1 (FS1) at Darrell K. Royal ?? Texas Memorial Stadium.

      The remaining games on the schedule will have TV times and networks announced with a 12-day or six-day notification.

      2013 TEXAS TECH FOOTBALL SCHEDULE ?? ANNOUNCED KICKOFF TIMES

      Aug. 30 ?? at SMU (7 p.m. ?? ESPN)

      Sept. 7 ?? STEPHEN F. AUSTIN (6 p.m. ?? FSN)

      Sept. 12 ?? TCU (6:30 p.m. ?? ESPN)

      Sept. 21 ?? TEXAS STATE (6 p.m. ?? FSN)

      Sept. 28 ?? BYE

      Oct. 5 ?? at Kansas (TBD)

      Oct. 12 ?? IOWA STATE (TBD)

      Oct. 19 ?? at West Virginia (TBD)

      Oct. 26 ?? at Oklahoma (TBD)

      Nov. 2 ?? OKLAHOMA STATE (TBD)

      Nov. 9 ?? KANSAS STATE

      Nov. 16 ?? vs. Baylor ?? Cowboys Stadium (TBD)

      Nov. 23 ?? BYE

      Nov. 28 ?? at Texas (6:30 p.m. ?? FS1)

      Dec. 7 ?? BYE