HOOVER, Ala. — Auburn will begin the football season under the lights, and stay there for at least the three weeks of the season.
Auburn will open the season against Washington State at 6 p.m. Aug. 31 in Jordan-Hare Stadium. Then the Tigers will play Arkansas State at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 7. Auburn will open its SEC schedule against Mississippi State at 6 p.m. in Jordan-Hare.
The Washington State game will be televised by ESPNU. The Arkansas State game will be on FSN. The Mississippi State game will be on ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU.
The SEC announced the starting times for the first three weeks of the season for all league teams Tuesday at Media Days.
Season and select single-game tickets for the 2013 Auburn football season are now available to the general public through the Auburn Athletics Department Ticket Office. All tickets can be purchased online at www.AUBTIX.com. For more information or questions regarding tickets, contact the ticket office by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 1-855-AUB-2010, ext. 1.
-- Charles Goldberg