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Mississippi State/Southern Miss matchup set for 9pm kickoff on FOX Sports 1

HATTIESBURG (SouthernMiss.com) Conference USA has announced its preliminary television schedule for the 2015 football season which includes four games for Southern Miss that will be shown nationally this fall.

The season opener against in-state opponent Mississippi State at Carlisle-Faulkner Field at Roberts Stadium, set for Saturday, Sept. 5, will be telecast on Fox Sports 1 (FS1) in a 9 p.m. CT kickoff, while the Friday, Oct. 9, game at Marshall will have a 6 p.m. CT start time from Huntington, WV on the CBS Sports Network (CBS SN).

Two other games, the UTEP home game, Saturday, Oct. 31, and season finale, Saturday, Nov. 28, at Louisiana Tech, will be broadcast on a Fox Network that has not been decided as of yet. Game times for those contests will not be announced until 12 days out from each respective game.

National games for Conference USA schools will be televised this season on FS1, Fox Sports Net (FSN), FOX College Sports, CBS SN, American Sports Network (ASN) and ESPN.  The ASN schedule of 30 games will be announced later this summer, and additional games where Conference USA is the visiting school will continue to be added into the season. 

The 2015 football season marks the fifth year of a multi-platform media rights agreement between Conference USA and FOX Sports to broadcast a minimum of 30 games. Games appear on FS1, as well as FOX Sports Networks owned and affiliated regional networks, which reach more than 85 million homes, and FOX College Sports.

This season marks the 11th year of C-USA's partnership with CBS Sports Network that includes significant national and regional exposure for football, men's and women's basketball and other C-USA sports.  CBS Sports Network is the 24-hour home of CBS Sports available across the country. 

Season tickets for the 2015 Southern Miss home football schedule can be purchased by calling 1-800-844-TICK (8425) or by visiting the Pat Ferlise Ticket Office weekdays from 8 a.m., until 5 p.m.

2015 Southern Miss Football Schedule

Sept. 5                    MISSISSIPPI STATE (FS1)             9 p.m.

Sept. 12                  AUSTIN PEAY                                   TBA

Sept. 19                  at Texas State                                  TBA

Sept. 26                  at Nebraska                                      11 a.m.

Oct. 3                      NORTH TEXAS                                  TBA

Oct. 9                      at Marshall (CBS SN)                     6 p.m.

Oct. 17                    UTSA                                                   TBA

Oct. 24                    at Charlotte                                      TBA

Oct. 31                    UTEP (Fox Family)                          TBA (12 Days Out)

Nov. 14                   at Rice                                                 TBA

Nov. 21                   OLD DOMINION                             TBA

Nov. 28                   at LA Tech (Fox Family)                TBA (12 Days Out)

Home game in ALL CAPS; All times central and subject to change

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