The University of Kentucky's unveiling of its renovated Commonwealth Stadium will be a night-time showing.
The Southeastern Conference and ESPN announced TV selections and game times for the first three weeks of the 2015 college football season on Thursday.
Kentucky's season opener on Saturday, Sept. 5 against Louisiana-Lafayette was set for a 7 p.m. kickoff on ESPNU.
The following Saturday, Sept. 12, Kentucky visits South Carolina for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff on the SEC Network.
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The Wildcats then return home Sept. 19 for a 7:30 p.m. game against Florida on the SEC Network.
The SEC and ESPN also announced that Kentucky’s Thursday night home game on Oct. 15 against Auburn will kick off at 7 p.m. on ESPN. The game will be the first Thursday home game in UK history.
For the remainder of the schedule, beginning with the Missouri game on Sept. 26, game times and television assignments will be announced 12 days in advance of the game date.
2015 KENTUCKY FOOTBALL SCHEDULE
Date Opponent Time TV
Sept. 5 UL Lafayette 7 p.m. ESPNU
Sept. 12 at South Carolina 7:30 p.m. SEC Network
Sept. 19 Florida 7:30 p.m. SEC Network
Sept. 26 Missouri TBA TBA
Oct. 3 EKU TBA TBA
Oct. 10 Open date
Oct. 15 Auburn 7 p.m. ESPN
Oct. 24 at Mississippi State TBA TBA
Oct. 31 Tennessee TBA TBA
Nov. 7 at Georgia TBA TBA
Nov. 14 at Vanderbilt TBA TBA
Nov. 21 Charlotte TBA TBA
Nov. 28 Louisville TBA TBA