Auburn, Kansas St. to play on Thursday night on ESPN

Feb. 3, 2014


Auburn defeated Kansas State 23-13 to open the 2007 season (Todd Van Emst photo)

By Phillip Marshall
AuburnTigers.com

AUBURN, Ala. - Auburn's football game at Kansas State next September has been moved to Thursday night. The game, originally scheduled for Sept. 20, will be played on Sept. 18 and be televised nationally by ESPN.

The Tigers, defending Southeastern Conference champions, open the season on Aug. 30 against Arkansas at Jordan-Hare Stadium.

Auburn defeated Kansas State 23-13 in the 2007 season-opener at Jordan-Hare Stadium. In 1978, Auburn played at Kansas State and won 45-32.

Following is Auburn's 2014 schedule:

Aug. 30: Arkansas

Sept. 6: San Jose State

Sept. 13: Open date

Sept. 18: at Kansas State

Sept. 27: Louisiana Tech

Oct. 4: LSU

Oct. 11: at Mississippi State

Oct. 18: Open date

Oct. 25: South Carolina

Nov. 1: at Ole Miss

Nov. 8: Texas A&M

Nov. 15: at Georgia

Nov. 22: Samford

Nov. 29: at Alabama

 
       

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