CBS to televise LSU-Florida game next week, kickoff at 2:30 p.m. - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

CBS to televise LSU-Florida game next week, kickoff at 2:30 p.m.

LSU's game against 18th-ranked Florida on Saturday, Oct. 12 in Tiger Stadium will be televised by CBS and will kickoff at 2:30 p.m. CT, the Southeastern Conference announced on Monday.

The LSU-Florida game will be marquee matchup in the SEC next week as both teams are currently ranked in the Top 25. LSU is 4-1 overall and 1-1 in league play and ranked No. 10 in the nation in the AP Top 25 and No. 11 in the USA Today Coaches Poll.
 
Florida, which beat Kentucky last week, is 3-1 overall and No. 18 in the AP poll and No. 19 in the coaches poll.
 
The remainder of the SEC television schedule for Saturday, Oct. 12 is as follows:
 
(Note: all times listed are central)
 
Missouri at Georgia 11 a.m. ESPN
South Carolina at Arkansas 11:21 a.m. SEC TV
Western Carolina at Auburn 1 p.m. Pay-per-view
Alabama at Kentucky 6 p.m. ESPN2
Bowling Green at Miss. State 6:30 p.m. FSN
Texas A&M at Ole Miss 7:30 p.m. ESPN
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