Maryland-Clemson Game Time Announced
Sept. 21, 2009
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Kickoff for the University of Maryland's home football game vs. Clemson University on Saturday, Oct. 3 has been set for noon ET at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium.
The Atlantic Coast Conference office made the announcement Monday.
The game will be telecast on ESPNU and broadcast on the 13-station Terrapin Sports Radio Network, which includes flagship stations WJZ-FM 105.7 and WJZ-AM 1300 in Baltimore.
ESPNU, which is available to more than 46 million college sports fans across the country, is offered on Direct TV (channel 614) and Dish Network (channel 148), as well as many local cable providers.
ESPNU is available on Comcast Cable, airing in most local areas on channel 730 as part of the Digital Classic tier package. For specific availability questions, fans should visit www.comcast.com.
Before facing Clemson (2-1, 0-0 ACC), the Terrapins (1-2, 0-0 ACC) are playing host to Rutgers at 3:30 p.m. this Saturday.
Maryland defeated 20th-ranked Clemson, 20-17, last season in Death Valley. The Terps have won five of the last eight vs. the Tigers, though they lead the all-times series 30-25-2.
The Clemson game will conclude a four-game homestand for the Terps.
ACC home games are selected on a 12-day option by ESPN/ABC or Raycom Sports. Four times during the season, ESPN/ABC can choose certain ACC games on a six-day window.
Tickets for home games are available through the Maryland Athletics Ticket Office. Fans may call 1-800-IM-A-TERP or click here.
ESPNU also offers comprehensive studio programming, including live simulcasts of ESPN Radio's The Herd with Colin Cowherd, and replays the best games of the week from ABC, ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPN Regional Television. The brand is also available in high definition on ESPNU HD and online at ESPNU.com. In addition, ESPNU Campus Connection, a multi-platform student-generated content initiative, was introduced in August 2007.
ESPNU will be available nationwide in more than 47 million households and has long-term carriage agreements with nine of the top 10 providers - Charter, Comcast, Cox, DirecTV (Channel 614), DISH Network (Channel 148), Mediacom, Time Warner Cable, Verizon FiOS TV and AT&T U-verse.