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Start time of 3:30 announced for Penn State opener vs. Syracuse

Penn State's season opener against Syracuse on Aug. 31 in East Rutherford, N.J., will kick off at 3:30 p.m.

Start time of 3:30 announced for Penn State opener vs. Syracuse

AP file photo
AP file photo

Penn State's 2013 season opener on Aug. 31 against Syracuse will kick off at 3:30 p.m. from Met Life Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., it was announced Friday.

The game will be televised on ABC and ESPN2.

This is the fourth starting time announced for the 2013 season, the second under head coach Bill O'Brien. The Nittany Lions will host Central Florida at 6 p.m. on Sept. 14 and Michigan for homecoming at 5 p.m. on Oct. 12. Their Oct. 26 game at Ohio State will kick off at 8 p.m.

--Joe Juliano

Joe Juliano Inquirer Staff Writer
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Joe Juliano has been a staff writer for The Inquirer for 20 years, covering college sports, golf and the Penn Relays.

Joining Joe this season will be John Stuetz, an intern for The Inquirer and senior at Penn State majoring in print journalism and marketing. This is John's third season covering the Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for the Daily Collegian, the university's student newspaper. A native of Glenside, Montgomery County, John graduated from Cheltenham High School.

For Joe, this will be his fifth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

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