Football Announces Six Game Times for 2018 Season

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COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Select game times and television designations for the 2018 Maryland football season have been announced by ESPN and FOX on Thursday.

For the second straight year, the Terps will open their season against Texas. This year’s battle against the Longhorns is set for September 1 at FedExField and will kickoff at noon and be broadcast on FoxSports1. Maryland defeated then-No. 23 Texas, 51-41, in Austin last year.

The Terps will then travel to Bowling Green the following week for their first night game of the season. Maryland’s road opener against the Falcons on September 8 will kick at 6 p.m. and can be seen on ESPN+.

The first game played at Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium is set for the following Saturday when the Terps welcome Temple for a noon kick on September 15. Maryland is 7-1 all-time against the Owls, with the most recent meeting occurring in 2012. The contest against Temple will be broadcast on the Big Ten Network.

Maryland’s games at Michigan (October 6) and at Iowa (October 20) will both kick at noon with television designation to be announced at a later date.

The Terps will host Rutgers for their homecoming game on October 13. The contest is set for a noon kick with television details to be released at a later date.

More details on Maryland’s 2018 schedule will be released in the weeks leading up to each game.

2018 Maryland Football Schedule Info

Saturday, Sept. 1: Texas at Maryland (FedExField), Noon ET, FS1
Saturday, Sept. 8: Maryland at Bowling Green, 6 pm, ESPN+
Saturday, Sept. 15: Temple at Maryland, Noon, Big Ten Network
Saturday, Oct. 6: Maryland at Michigan, Noon, Network TBA
Saturday, Oct. 13: Rutgers at Maryland, Noon, Network TBA (Homecoming)
Saturday, Oct. 20: Maryland at Iowa, Noon, Network TBA