Night and Day: Start times announced for Golden Eagles home football games

Night and Day: Start times announced for Golden Eagles home football games

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COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Starting times for Tennessee Tech's six home football games at Tucker Stadium have been announced for the 2012 season. The Golden Eagles' home schedule includes four night contests -- two on Thursdays -- and two afternoon games.

The first four home dates - Thursday, Aug. 30 vs. Hampton, Thursday, Sept. 6 vs. North Greenville, Saturday, Oct. 6 vs. Jacksonville State, and Saturday, Oct. 20 vs. Eastern Kentucky - will all kick off at 7 p.m. CT.

Tech's two November games -- Saturday, Nov. 3 for Homecoming vs. Eastern Illinois and the Saturday, Nov. 10 regular season finale vs. UT Martin -- will both kick off at 1:30 p.m. CT.

On the road, the Golden Eagles are scheduled for a couple of evening start times and two afternoon games, with the starting time for the Oregon game on Sept. 15 not yet announced. Tech's games at Southeast Missouri on Satruday, Sept. 22 and Murray State on Saturday, Sept. 29, are both scheduled for 6 p.m.

The games at Tennessee State on Saturday, Oct. 27, and Austin Peay for the regular season finale on Saturday, Nov. 17, are both slated to begin at 1 p.m. CT

All times are tentative and subject to change. Time changes will be announced on

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