Mississippi State football now knows kickoff times for its first three games of the 2021 season, as the Southeastern Conference released kickoff times Thursday.
The Bulldogs will open their season at 3 p.m. on Sept. 4 against Louisiana Tech at home on ESPNU, followed by a 6 p.m. Sept. 11 kickoff at Davis Wade Stadium against ACC opponent North Carolina State on ESPN2 or ESPNU. MSU will face Memphis on the road at 3 p.m. on Sept. 18 and will be broadcast on ESPN2.
MSU already knew its kickoff time for the Egg Bowl, a 6:30 p.m. Thanksgiving kickoff in Starkville. All other game times will be determined as the season progresses.
Meanwhile, Ole Miss’ first three kickoff times will be 7 p.m. against Louisville on Labor Day, 6:30 p.m. against Austin Peay on Sept. 11 and 7 p.m. against Tulane in Oxford.