Ohio State’s Oct. 29 game against Northwestern has been moved to a 3:30 p.m. EST kickoff. The game was originally slated for a 5:30 p.m. start.
In a release, the Buckeyes said the game at Ohio Stadium was moved up “at the request of ESPN.” The game will be carried by either ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.
The Ohio State/Northwestern start time has been adjusted from 5:30 p.m. EDT to 3:30 p.m. More details available here https://t.co/Q8IqFWLlku
— Jerry Emig (@BuckeyeNotes) October 14, 2016
The game will mark Northwestern’s first trip to The Horseshoe since 2007. The Buckeyes will be playing under the lights and on the road in both of their next two games.
No. 2 Ohio State faces No. 8 Wisconsin in Madison on Saturday and then travels to play Penn State at Beaver Stadium next week. Both games will kick off at 8 p.m.