In the first game of their season, the 22nd ranked Northwestern Wildcats travel to the Golden State and face the California Golden Bears.
The first game of the college football season is always exciting. For the Wildcats, the team is hoping to improve upon their season in 2012. The Wildcats won the Gator Bowl in January and now have their target on the Big Ten championship. Northwestern will face stiff competition as Ohio State is a National Champion contender this season.
For California, the Golden Bears are entering the season with a new coaching staff and quarterback. The Golden Bears are hoping to win more than three games this season, however, the consensus is that Cal still needs some developing before they move from pretenders to contenders.
Here is all the information you need to watch Northwestern open up their campaign for the Big Ten championship against California.
Date: August 31
Start Time: 9:30 p.m. CT
Location: Berkeley, California
TV Info: ESPN 2
Live Stream: WatchESPN app