Louisiana Tech-NC State game to air on ACC Network

[Information provided by: Louisiana Tech Athletics]

Atlantic Coast Conference officials announced Thursday that Louisiana Tech's Aug. 31 game at NC State will kickoff at 12:30 p.m. ET/11:30 a.m. CT and will be televised by the ACC Network and will be simulcast on ESPN3.

Thursday's announcement marks the ninth game (out of 12) that Louisiana Tech will have televised in 2013. Conference USA announced on May 7 that its television partners have elected to televise eight Louisiana Tech games this fall.

The ACC Network will make its debut in 2013, syndicating in 95 markets nationally and more than 62 million TV households. LA Tech's game at NC State will be the first football game televised on the ACC Network.

In addition, ACC Network games are also available digitally on ESPN3 (outside of the ACC footprint) and on the ACC app for iPhones, iPads and Droid mobile devices.

LA Tech is 3-9-1 all-time against current ACC schools and won at Virginia, 44-38, in its last contest against a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

Season tickets are on sale now with reserved bench seats on the West Side of Joe Aillet Stadium available for $160 with East Side General Admission priced at $90. Faculty and Staff can get reserved bench seats for $130 and Young Alumni can take advantage of the discounted season ticket rate of $80 with a limit of two.

The LA Tech Kid's Club is for any youngster in eighth grade or younger and continues to be the best deal in town. A LA Tech Kid's Club membership ($40 per child) allows the member FREE admission to all regular season home sporting events, official LA Tech Kid's Club merchandise, a membership card and special event invitations.

Family Packs are an extremely affordable option for families looking to enjoy excellent tailgating and exciting football. The package includes five season tickets in the Family Pack section (Sections B-BB) for only $350, a savings of $450!

LTAC members (29 and younger with a minimum $50 donation) are eligible for two discounted season tickets ($80 each) in Section OO as part of the Young Alumni package. This amazing deal also includes an exclusive Young Alumni parking pass while saving you over $350!

All game times and dates are subject to change.

Louisiana Tech 2013 Football Schedule 

Date Opponent Stadium Location TV Time (CT)
Aug. 31 at North Carolina State Carter-Finley Stadium Raleigh, N.C. ACC Network 11:30 a.m.
Sept. 7 Lamar Joe Aillet Stadium Ruston, La. - 6 p.m.
Sept. 12 Tulane* Joe Aillet Stadium Ruston, La. Fox Sports 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 21 at Kansas Memorial Stadium Lawrence, Kan. TBA TBA
Sept. 28 vs. Army (Heart of Dallas Classic) Cotton Bowl Dallas, Texas Fox Sports 2:30 p.m.
Oct. 5 at UTEP* Sun Bowl El Paso, Texas CBS SN 6:30 p.m.
Oct. 12 Bye - - - -
Oct. 19 North Texas* (Homecoming) Joe Aillet Stadium Ruston, La. CBS SN 3 p.m.
Oct. 26 at FIU* FIU Stadium Miami, Fla. - TBA
Nov. 2 Bye - - - -
Nov. 9 Southern Miss* Joe Aillet Stadium Ruston, La. CBS SN 6 p.m.
Nov. 16 at Rice* Rice Stadium Houston, Texas CBS SN 6 p.m.
Nov. 23 Tulsa* Joe Aillet Stadium Ruston, La. CBS SN 6 p.m.
Nov. 30 at UTSA* Alamodome San Antonio, Texas CSS TBA
Dec. 7 C-USA Championship Game TBD TBD ESPN/ESPN2 TBA