DENTON, Texas (7/14/08) The University of North Texas football team has set its game times for the 2008 season.
The opener at Kansas State will be a 6 p.m. kickoff on Aug. 30. North Texas plays its first home game against Tulsa on Sept. 6 at 6 p.m.
The Mean Green faces the LSU Tigers at 7 p.m. on Sept. 13 in Baton Rouge, La.
After LSU and a bye week, the Mean Green travels to Rice to take on the Owls at 4 p.m. on Sept. 27.
North Texas will then begin its Sun Belt Conference schedule. Games against Florida International, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana-Monroe, and Troy will all start at 6 p.m.
The month of November features three road games and one at home. On Nov. 1, the Mean Green plays at Western Kentucky at 3:30 p.m. and the following week at Florida Atlantic at 3 p.m. After another bye week, North Texas stays on the road to face Middle Tennessee on Nov. 22 at 2:30 p.m.
The final game of the season will be played at home against Arkansas State on Nov. 29 at 1 p.m.