TV/kickoff info set for first four football games in 2013

If you like night games, you’ll love the first four games in the 2013 Iowa State football schedule. 

The University released kick times and television information on Tuesday morning. Iowa State’s first four games of the season will be night games. Three of the four contests will be on national television. 

Saturday, Aug. 31 — Northern Iowa, 7 p.m. on

Saturday, Sept. 14 — Iowa, 5 p.m. on Fox Sports 1

Thursday, Sept. 26 — at Tulsa, 6:30 p.m. on Fox Sports 1

Thursday, Oct. 3 — Texas, 6:30 p.m. on ESPN

“The success and excitement surrounding our football program has improved our stature in regards to nationally televised games,” Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads said in a press release. “Playing games in the evening on national television is another great way to showcase our product.”

To view the 2013 football schedule in its entirety, CLICK HERE. 

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.