Aug. 31, NAVY, 7:30 p.m. (ESPNU)
Sept. 8, BUFFALO*, 1 p.m.
Sept. 15, at Connecticut, noon (6ABC /ESPN Reg.)
Sept. 22, at Bowling Green*, noon (myphl17/ESPN Reg.)
Sept. 29, at Army, TBA (ESPNU)
Oct. 6, NORTHERN ILLINOIS (Homecoming)*, 1 p.m.
Oct. 13, at Akron*, 6 p.m.
Oct. 20, MIAMI (OHIO)*, noon (myphl17/ESPN Reg.)
Nov. 2, at Ohio*, 7 p.m.
Nov. 10, PENN STATE, time TBA (ESPNU)
Nov. 17, KENT STATE*, noon
Nov. 24, at Western Michigan*, 2 p.m.
Home games in BOLD CAPS; all times ET and subject to change.
* MAC games
Spearheaded by former head coach Wayne Hardin, the “Mission Possible” initiative seeks to fill every seat in Lincoln Financial Field on Aug. 31 against Navy.
• Chances to win a one-year lease on a new Chevrolet or Nissan, a two-year lease on a new Subaru, and free tuition for one Temple student for a semester;
• Live music, clowns, face painters and an appearance by the Mummers;
• A coin toss featuring football legends and alumni from Temple and Navy;
• Military and Union Night: All active members receive tickets for $5 with identification card.
In addition ESPNU coverage of the Navy (Aug. 31), Army (Sept. 29) and Penn State (Nov. 10) games, Temple also will benefit from increased exposure provided by the Mid-American Conference’s syndication package with ESPN Regional Television (ERT). Two additional Temple games, against Bowling Green on Sept. 22 and Miami-Ohio on Oct. 20, will be televised on myphl17 in Philadelphia as part of the package that will be carried in 34 markets and reach more than 24 million households. Temple’s game at Connecticut will also be an ESPN Regional telecast and aired in Philadelphia on 6ABC.
Buy single, three-pack and full season tickets at www.owltix.com; discount ticket plans are available for faculty, staff and recent graduates (2002–2007). Students can order the 2007-08 Wild Cherry Sports Pass for $50, which includes season football and basketball tickets and a T-shirt.
Home football games are at Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia, the last stop on SEPTA’s Broad Street subway line. On home game days, Temple will run buses to the Linc from the Student Center, the 1300 Residence Hall and Johnson Hardwick starting two hours before kickoff, and return buses after the games.