Ohio State announces several kickoff times, including opener and Michigan

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Ohio State football assistant coach Alex Grinch explains how the Buckeyes are taught to tackle without using their heads and notes using the head is inefficient anyway.

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Ohio State announced the start time to several football games for the upcoming season.

The season-opener against Oregon State at Ohio Stadium will begin at noon and be shown by on ABC.

A week later at 3:30 p.m., the Buckeyes will open Big Ten play at home against Rutgers on the Big Ten Network.

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As previously announced, Ohio State’s Sept. 15 game against TCU at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, is set for an 8 p.m. kickoff on ABC.

Also already set: The homecoming game Oct. 6 against Indiana will begin in late afternoon — 3:30 or 4 — with the network still to be determined.

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And finally, Ohio State confirmed that noon will be the start time to the Buckeyes’ annual rivalry game with Michigan.

The 115th edition of The Game is set to be played at Ohio Stadium, where Ohio State has won its last eight meetings with the Wolverines.

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