Auburn football will kick off the 2017 season against Georgia Southern at 6:30 p.m. CT on the SEC Network, the SEC announced Tuesday.
The conference released kickoff times and broadcast information for the season’s first three weeks.
The Tigers will open at Jordan-Hare Stadium against Georgia Southern. The Eagles are a member of the Group of 5 Sun Belt Conference.
After a rematch against Clemson at 6:30 p.m. CT on Sept. 9, the Tigers return home to play Mercer at 3 p.m. CT on Sept. 16.
Auburn football’s 2017 schedule
|Sept. 2||Georgia Southern||6:30 p.m. CT||SEC Network|
|Sept. 9||at Clemson||6:30 p.m. CT||ESPN|
|Sept. 16||Mercer||3 p.m. CT||SEC Network Alternate|
|Sept. 23||at Missouri||TBD||TBD|
|Sept. 30||Mississippi State||TBD||TBD|
|Oct. 14||at LSU||TBD||TBD|
|Oct. 21||at Arkansas||TBD||TBD|
|Nov. 4||at Texas A&M||TBD||TBD|
Auburn, the media’s top pick to challenge Alabama in its quest for a four-peat in the SEC title race in 2017, opens preseason camp on Sunday with reporting day. Practice begins Monday.