TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — One of college football’s most high-profile season openers for 2016 has been scheduled for primetime.
Kickoff for Alabama vs. Southern California on Saturday, Sept. 3 in AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, has been set for 8 p.m. ET on ABC, according to ESPN.
Alabama opened last season at the home of the Dallas Cowboys with a 35-17 victory over Wisconsin en route to winning its fourth national championship in seven years.
Alabama leads the all-time series against USC 5-2.
The Trojans are opening the season for the first time at AT&T Stadium, while the Crimson Tide is 2-0 in season-opening games at the stadium since 2012.