We are still months away from the start of the 2019 college football season, but that won’t stop fans across the country. For fans of the Oregon Ducks and Auburn Tigers, their wait will be rewarded with a high-profile game under the lights.
On Wednesday, May 15, it was announced that Oregon and Auburn will open the first full weekend of the season in primetime.
Oregon and Auburn will face off in the Advocare Classic at 4:30 p.m. PT Aug. 31 in AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The game will air on ABC and will be available online or on your mobile device thanks to the ABC App, WatchESPN, and ABC.com/live.
The Ducks were 1-1 in games on ABC last season, while Auburn is 23-33-1 all-time in games televised on the network.
Along with Oregon vs. Auburn, ABC has announced their first three primetime Saturday night games on the season which will include the season-opener for the defending national champion Clemson Tigers.
You can check out the ABC primetime schedule Weeks 1 through 3 can be seen below.
ABC Primetime Schedule – Weeks 1-3
Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019
Auburn vs. Oregon – 7:30pm, ABC
Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019
LSU at Texas – 7:30pm, ABC
Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019
Clemson at Syracuse – 7:30pm, ABC