A big sign that the college football campaign is on its way is that kickoff times for a number of games were announced by television networks on Thursday afternoon.
Start times for five BYU games, five Utah games and two Utah State games were announced. One of the Utes' games will be against Weber State on Aug. 30, while one of the games announced will be the Oct. 5 showdown between the Cougars and Aggies.
Here's a rundown of the kickoff times that were announced Thursday, listed by school.
Saturday, Sept. 1: BYU at Arizona, 8:45 p.m. MT, ESPN
Saturday, Sept. 8: BYU vs. Cal, 8:15 p.m. MT, ESPN2 or ESPNU
Saturday, Sept. 15: BYU at Wisconsin, 1:30 p.m. MT, ABC or ESPN or ESPN2
Saturday, Sept. 22: BYU vs. McNeese State, 4 p.m. MT, BYUtv and ESPN3
Friday, Oct. 5: BYU vs. Utah State, 7 p.m. MT, ESPN2
It was previously announced that the Cougars' Nov. 3 road game against Boise State will be on an ESPN station, although exactly which one, as well as the kickoff time, is still to be determined.
Thursday, Aug. 30: Utah vs. Weber State, 6 p.m. MT, Pac-12 Networks
Saturday, Sept. 8: Utah at Northern Illinois, 5:30 p.m. MT, ESPNews
Saturday, Sept. 15: Utah vs. Washington, 8 p.m. MT, ESPN
Friday, Oct. 12: Utah vs. Arizona, 8 p.m. MT, ESPN
Friday, Oct. 26: Utah at UCLA, 8:30 p.m. MT, ESPN
Friday, Aug. 31: Utah State at Michigan State, 5 p.m. MT, Big Ten Network