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Badgers set kickoff time for season opener

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The Badgers have set a kickoff time for the season opener. Wisconsin will open up against Utah State on Friday, Sept. 1 at Camp Randall Stadium at 8 p.m. The game will be televised by ESPN.

This will be the first time the Badgers have opened the season on a Friday night since 2002. This will be just the sixth time Wisconsin has opened the season under the lights of Camp Randall. 

The Badgers and Aggies have met two times before at Camp Randall. Utah State won 20-0 in 1968. The Badgers returned the favor with a 16-14 victory in 2012.
 

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