Tonight’s game will be the eighth all-time meeting between Alabama and USC. The last time they met was in 1985 (the Crimson Tide won that Aloha Bowl showdown in Honolulu).
The No. 20 Trojans and top-ranked Tide are a long way from Honolulu, but again on neutral ground in the Advocare Classic at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Are the Trojans worthy of an upset? A couple USC beat writers provided their opinions this week.
Here’s everything you need to know about the Week 1 matchup between storied programs:
What time is the Alabama vs. USC game?
Time: 8 p.m. kickoff
Date: Saturday, Sept. 3
Location: AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas
What TV channel is showing the game?
ABC is televising the matchup. Also, ESPN3 will provide live streaming of the game. You can listen on Sirius 113 and XM 190.
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Who is calling the game for ABC?
Chris Fowler is handling play-by-play, Kirk Herbstreit is the analyst and Sam Ponder is the sideline reporter.