K-State and Texas Tech Slated for 6 p.m. Kick on October 8

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State’s October 8 home contest against Texas Tech will kick off at 6 p.m., and be televised to a national audience by either ESPN2 or ESPNU, the Big 12 Conference and ESPN announced Monday morning. The specific channel will be announced following the completion of games this weekend.

K-State, which is riding a two-game home winning streak over the Red Raiders, will face Texas Tech in a night home game for the second-straight time as the Wildcats topped Texas Tech, 45-13, in a 6 p.m., home game in 2014.

The Wildcats hit the road to open Big 12 play for the fifth-straight season as they take on West Virginia on Saturday at Milan Puskar Stadium in Morgantown, W.Va. The contest, which kicks off at 2:30 p.m. (CT), will be aired on ESPNU.

Tickets for the Texas Tech game start at just $24.75 when purchasing a Wildcat 4 Pack. Fans can purchase tickets through the K-State Athletic Ticket office online at www.k-statesports.com/tickets, by phone at 1-800-221-CATS or in person at the main ticket office inside Bramlage Coliseum.

Big 12 TV Selections for Saturday, October 8

Texas vs. Oklahoma
11 a.m.
TCU at Kansas
11 a.m.
Iowa State at Oklahoma State
2 p.m.
Texas Tech at K-State
6 p.m.