Huskies Insider Blog

Huskies get a start time to kick off 2011 ... 4 p.m.

A season-opening kickoff has been finalized - UW football will be underway at 4 p.m. PDT on Sept. 3.

In fact, the university announced Friday that kickoffs foir both back-to-back home games have been set - 4 p.m. on Sept. 3 against NCAA Division I-AA champion Eastern Washington, and 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 10 against Hawaii.

Both games will be televised by Root Sports (formerly Fox Sports Northwest).

The UW heads into the season with 50 consecutive of its games on live television.