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Kickoffs set for SEC football's first three weeks. See when Tennessee will play.

The kickoff times for Tennessee's first two home games have been set by ESPN. Both will be day games.
The kickoff times for Tennessee's first two home games have been set by ESPN. Both will be day games. AP Photo

ESPN has announced the dates and times for the opening three weeks of the Southeastern Conference football schedule, and Tennessee's two home kickoffs in that group will both be during the day.

The Volunteers open the season against West Virginia in a neutral-site game at Charlotte, N.C., on Sept. 1. That game will be televised by CBS at 3:30 p.m.

Tennessee's home opener at Neyland Stadium is against East Tennessee State at 4 p.m. Sept. 8. That game will be aired on the SEC Network.

Next, Tennessee hosts UTEP at noon Sept. 15, also on the SEC Network.

The remainder of Tennessee's game times will be announced at later dates.

Southeastern Conference schedule

Thu, Aug 30 8:30 p.m.Northwestern State at Texas A&MSEC Network
Sat, Sept 1NoonOle Miss vs. Texas Tech (Houston)ESPN

Coastal Carolina at South CarolinaSEC Network

3:30 p.m.Washington vs. Auburn (Atlanta)ABC

Austin Peay at GeorgiaESPN

Central Michigan at KentuckyESPNU

4 p.m.Eastern Illinois at ArkansasSEC Network

UT Martin at MissouriSEC Network Alternate

7:30 p.m.Stephen F. Austin at Miss. StateESPNU

Charleston Southern at FloridaSEC Network

Middle Tennessee at VanderbiltSEC Network Alternate

8 p.m.Alabama vs. Louisville (Orlando)ABC
Sun, Sept 27:30 p.m.LSU vs. Miami (Arlington)ABC
Sat, Sept 8NoonMiss. State at Kansas StateESPN

Nevada at VanderbiltSEC Network

3:30 p.m.Arkansas State at AlabamaESPN2

4 p.m.East Tennessee State at TennesseeSEC Network

Southern Illinois at Ole MissSEC Network Alternate

7 p.m.Clemson at Texas A&MESPN

Southeastern Louisiana at LSUESPN2/ESPNU

Wyoming at MissouriESPN2/ESPNU

7:30 p.m.Kentucky at FloridaSEC Network

Alabama State at AuburnSEC Network Alternate
Sat, Sept 15NoonUTEP at TennesseeSEC Network

Murray State at KentuckySEC Network Alternate

4 p.m.Colorado State at FloridaSEC Network

North Texas at ArkansasSEC Network Alternate

7 p.m.Alabama at Ole MissESPN

7:15 p.m.Middle Tennessee at GeorgiaESPN2

7:30 p.m.Louisiana Monroe at Texas A&MSEC Network

Louisiana Lafayette at Miss. StateSEC Network Alternate

Marshall at South CarolinaESPNU
Thu, Nov 227:30 p.m.Mississippi State at Ole MissESPN

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