LUBBOCK, Texas - Kickoff for Texas Tech's 1,000th all-time football game and 2015 season opener against Sam Houston State on Saturday, Sept. 5 is set for 2:30 p.m., FOX Sports Net and the Big 12 Conference announced on Friday. In addition, Tech's second game against UTEP will be played on Saturday, Sept. 12 at 2 p.m. CT. Both games will be televised by FOX Sports Regional Networks.

Previously, Tech announced that its game at Arkansas on Saturday, Sept. 19 will kick off at 6 p.m. CT on ESPN2 at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Tech's game at Texas on Thanksgiving weekend (Nov. 26) will be televised nationally by FOX Sports 1 and is scheduled for a 6:30 p.m. start.

The remaining contests on Texas Tech's schedule will be announced throughout the season on either a 12 or six-day basis. Every home Big 12 football game will be available for telecast in accordance with the conference's 13-year long joint agreement with FOX Sports and ESPN.

Texas Tech Football season tickets are still on sale and can be purchased by calling 806-742-TECH or by visiting Additionally, single game tickets will go on sale online, by phone and walk-up to Red Raider Club members and season ticketholders beginning on Monday, July. 20. Visit for more details.


Saturday, Sept. 5 - SAM HOUSTON STATE (Fox Sports Regional Network), 2:30 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 12 - UTEP (Fox Sports Regional Network), 2 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 19 - at Arkansas (ESPN2), 6 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 26 - at Texas (FOX Sports 1), 6:30 p.m.

*All times Central