May 3, 2012 8:18 PM by Jordan Mason
USAFA, Colo. - The 2012 Air Force football television schedule, announced Thursday by the Mountain West, features six games televised on a variety of nationally-distributed networks.
Air Force will host Navy on Saturday, Oct. 6, at 9:30 a.m. MT in a game that will be nationally-televised on CBS. The final five games of the season will be televised, with two of the games being moved to Friday night. Air Force will host Nevada, on Friday, Oct. 26, at 6 p.m. on CBS Sports Network. The Falcons then travel to Army, Nov. 3, for a noon game in West Point, N.Y., on CBS Sports. Air Force then travels to San Diego State for a 12:30 p.m. game against the Aztecs on NBC Sports. Air Force returns home for its second Friday night game of the season when the Falcons host Hawai'i on Friday, Nov. 16, at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN2. The regular-season concludes at Fresno State with a 12:30 p.m. kickoff on NBC Sports.
"This is the first phase of plans for the 2012-13 academic year," said Mountain West Commissioner Craig Thompson. "We are working with CBS Sports Network and member institutions to map out regional and local plans for the remaining 2012 football inventory. We anticipate announcing additional telecasts from these efforts in the coming weeks."
Air Force 2012 Football Schedule
Day Date Time Opponent Site TV
Sat. Sept. 1 TBA Idaho State USAFA, Colo.
Sat. Sept. 8 TBA at Michigan Ann Arbor, Mich.
Sat. Sept. 15 Open
Sat. Sept. 22 TBA at UNLV* Las Vegas, Nev.
Sat. Sept. 29 TBA Colorado State* USAFA, Colo.
Sat. Oct. 6 9:30 am Navy USAFA, Colo. CBS
Sat. Oct. 13 TBA at Wyoming* Laramie, Wyo.
Sat. Oct. 20 TBA New Mexico* USAFA, Colo.
Fri. Oct. 26 6 pm Nevada* USAFA, Colo. CBS Sports
Sat. Nov. 3 12 pm at Army West Point, N.Y. CBS Sports
Sat. Nov. 10 12:30 pm at San Diego State* San Diego, Calif. NBC Sports
Fri. Nov. 16 7:30 pm Hawai'i* USAFA, Colo. ESPN2
Sat. Nov. 24 12:30 pm at Fresno State* Fresno, Calif. NBC Sports
* denotes Mountain West game
All times are local to site and subject to change