New Mexico Football Game To Be Televised On ROOT Sports

June 23, 2016

Colorado Springs, Colo.-----For the second year in a row, ROOT Sports based in Denver, Colo., will televise the San José State University-University of New Mexico football game. The Spartans open up Mountain West action with the Lobos, Saturday, October 1, at 2:00  p.m. (MT)/1:00 p.m. (PT) at University Stadium on the University of New Mexico campus.

ROOT Sports, a subsidiary of DirecTV, is available on DirecTV Channels 674 and 683 and DISH Network Channels 414 and 426.

San José State won last year’s game against New Mexico, 31-21. The Spartans also were victorious the last time they played in University Stadium. San José State posted a 20-12 victory over New Mexico in the inaugural New Mexico Bowl.

The Spartans have 17 returning starters and 36 overall letterwinners from the 2015 team that outlasted the Lobos and eventually would triumph in the inaugural Auto Nation Cure Bowl over Georgia State.

San José State now has 10 of its 12 regular season games assigned to either a national or regional television outlet.  Only the September 10 home game vs. Portland State and the October 8 Homecoming game vs. Hawaii remained unassigned to a television outlet.

Tickets for all San José State football games are available through www.sjsuspartans.com or by calling (408) 924-SJTX.


 

 

2016 San Jose State University Football Schedule

Day Date Opponent Location Time
Sat. Sept. 3 Tulsa
(CBS Sports Network)
Tulsa, Okla. 6:00 p.m. (CT)
SAT. SEPT. 10 PORTLAND STATE
(Hall of Fame Weekend)
SPARTAN STADIUM
SAT. SEPT. 17 UTAH
(CBS Sports Network)
SPARTAN STADIUM 7:30 p.m. (PT)
Sat. Sept. 24 Iowa State
(Fox Sports Net)
Ames, Iowa 11:00 a.m. (CT)
Sat. Oct. 1 *New Mexico (ROOT Sports) Albuquerque, N.M. 2:00 p.m. (MT)
SAT. OCT. 8 *HAWAI'I
(Homecoming)
SPARTAN STADIUM TBA
SAT. OCT. 15 *NEVADA
(CBS Sports Network)
SPARTAN STADIUM 7:30 p.m. (PT)
Fri. Oct. 21 *San Diego State
(ESPN2)
San Diego, Calif. 7:30 p.m. (PT)
SAT. OCT. 29 *UNLV
(CBS Sports Network)
SPARTAN STADIUM 7:30 p.m. (PT)
Fri. Nov. 4 *Boise State
(ESPN2)
Boise, Idaho 8:15 p.m. (MT)
Nov. 12 BYE
SAT. NOV. 19 *AIR FORCE
(CBS Sports Network)
SPARTAN STADIUM 7:30 p.m. (PT)
Sat. Nov. 26 *Fresno State
(CBS Sports Network)
Fresno, Calif. 12:30 p.m. (PT)
Sat. Dec. 3 Mountain West Championship TBA
* -- Mountain West contest