Penn State Football Announces Four Kickoff Times & Networks For 2023 Season

We’re getting closer to Beaver Stadium Saturdays.

Penn State announced a slew of kickoff times on Wednesday, including two “Big Noon Kickoffs” and an updated time for the program’s annual White Out game.

The Nittany Lions announced their matchup against Delaware will kick off at noon on Saturday, September 9, and will only be available for streaming on Peacock.

Penn State will then face Illinois away at noon on Saturday, September 16. The game will be part of FOX’s “Big Noon Kickoff” and will open Big Ten play for the Nittany Lions in 2023.

One week later, Penn State hosts Iowa for its White Out game. The game was initially scheduled for an 8 p.m. kickoff but has since been moved to a 7:30 p.m. start. The game will be broadcast by CBS.

The Nittany Lions will face UMass on Saturday, October 14, at 3:30 p.m. for the program’s Homecoming game. A broadcaster has not yet been assigned to the game.

Penn State will host its second “Big Noon” game of the season, as it takes on Michigan at noon on Saturday, November 11. The game will also serve as the Stripe Out game.

The Nittany Lions will close the regular season at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 24, against Michigan State at Ford Field. The game will be broadcast on NBC and streamed on Peacock.

As previously announced, Penn State will kick off the season with its Helmet Stripe game against West Virginia on Saturday, September 2 at 7:30 p.m. The game will be broadcast on NBC with streaming on Peacock.

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