Monday, Oct. 8, 2012
BRISTOL, Conn. — ESPN announced Monday that it will televise the UTSA Homecoming Game against San Jose State on ESPN3. Kickoff for the Roadrunners’ first-ever Western Athletic Conference home contest is slated for 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Alamodome.
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UTSA is riding a six-game winning streak dating back to last season and enters this Saturday’s date with Rice at 5-0 overall after defeating New Mexico State, 35-14, in the program’s first WAC game on Sept. 29. The inaugural meeting with the Owls can be seen nationally on FOX College Sports and kickoff is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. Please check local listings for availability in your area and visit the following link to find your channel – fcs.channelfinder.net/start.asp.
UTSA also is hosting the “Let’s Get Rowdy Tailgate Party” for the Rice game beginning at 11:30 a.m. in West Lot 3 outside of Rice stadium. For more information, please visit utsa.edu/ricetailgate.