|The #1 question surrounding #35 Northwestern is whether senior|
QB 18 Clayton Thorson will be able to start in the Big Ten opener
@ #36 Purdue on Thursday night? A 7 PM kickoff on ESPN.
In Minneapolis, Minnesota opens up the season against New Mexico State (0-1), who opened last Saturday at home, in a 29-7 loss against Wyoming. New Mexico State finished 2017, with a 7-6 record, while the Golden Gophers were 5-7 in the debut of head coach P.J. Fleck.
|New Mexico State @ Minnesota with a 6 PM start on the Big Ten Network.|
|New Mexico State (0-1) at Minnesota||6:00 pm||BTN|
|#23 UCF at UConn||6:00 pm||ESPNU|
|CCSU at Ball State||6:00 pm||$espn+ Video|
|Kennesaw State at Georgia State||6:00 pm||$espn+ Video|
|Missouri State at #22 Oklahoma State||7:00 pm||FS1|
|#35 Northwestern at #36 Purdue||7:00 pm||ESPN|
|Wake Forest at Tulane||7:00 pm||CBSSN|
|Weber State at #33 Utah||7:00 pm||PAC-12 Network|
|Savannah State at UAB||7:00 pm||$espn+ Video|
|Southeastern Louisiana at Louisiana Monroe||7:00 pm||$espn+ Video|
|Northwestern State at # Texas A&M||7:30 pm||SEC Network|
|Portland State at Nevada||8:00 pm||MWC Video|
|UC Davis at San Jose State||9:00 pm||No TV|
|Texas A&M kicks off the Jimbo Fisher era on Thursday night in College Station.|
After eight seasons at Florida State, Fisher brings a 83-23 record to A&M.
Northwestern State (4-7 in FCS) is the opening game opponent this season.