RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- The Nevada football team’s home opener against Southern Utah will kickoff at 12 p.m. on August 30.
According to a press release, as of now, this is the only home game that features a daytime kickoff. Four of the Wolf Pack’s six home games are subject to night games, because of conference television agreements.
Nevada and Southern Utah played the first-ever night game at Mackay Stadium 11 years ago. On August 30, 2003, the Thunderbirds visited and Nevada pulled out a 24-23 victory in the only meeting between the teams.
Kickoff times are now set for eight of Nevada’s 12 games in 2014:
- August 30 vs. Southern Utah - 12 p.m.
- September 5 vs. Washington State - 7:30 p.m.
- September 13 at Arizona - 8 p.m.
- September 27 at San José State - 7:30 p.m.
- October 4 *vs. Boise State - 7:30 p.m.
- October 11 vs. Colorado State - 7:30 p.m.
- October 18 at BYU - TBA
- October 25 at Hawai`i - TBA
- November 1 vs. San Diego State - 7:30 p.m.
- November 15 at Air Force - 11 a.m.
- November 22 vs. Fresno State - TBA
- November 29 at UNLV - TBA
* -- Homecoming