Penn State Football

Penn State football: Kick time set for opener against Temple

Penn State’s season-opening football game against Temple will kick off at 3:30 p.m.

The game against the Owls at Lincoln Financial Field on Sept. 5 will be shown on ESPN.

The kick time is the fifth announced for the Nittany Lions’ coming season, joining the home opener against Buffalo (noon Sept. 12), Rutgers (8 p.m. Sept. 19), Homecoming with Indiana (noon Oct. 10) and at Ohio State (8 p.m. Oct. 17).

The Nittany Lions and Owls will be meeting for the ninth time in the last 10 seasons, and 44th time overall, with Penn State winning 39 contests.