The Spartans got the best of Braxton Miller and the Buckeyes in the Big Ten championship game last season. They did not meet in the regular season. (Dale G. Young / Detroit News)
Michigan State’s Nov. 8 home game against Ohio State will begin at 8 p.m., it was announced Thursday. The game will be televised by ABC.
That makes it at least five night games for the Spartans this season, including two in November. Their game at Maryland, the week after the Ohio State game, also will be in prime time (8 p.m., BTN).
2014 MICHIGAN STATE SCHEDULE
Aug. 29, Jacksonville State, 7:30 p.m. (BTN)
Sept. 6, at Oregon, 6:30 p.m. (Fox)
Sept. 20, Eastern Michigan, TBA
Sept. 27, Wyoming, noon (ABC, ESPN or BTN)
Oct. 4, Nebraska, 8 p.m. (ABC, ESPN or ESPN2)
Oct. 11, at Purdue, TBA
Oct. 18, at Indiana, 3:30 p.m. (ABC, ESPN or BTN)
Oct. 25, Michigan, TBA
Nov. 8, Ohio State, 8 p.m. (ABC)
Nov. 15, at Maryland, 8 p.m. (BTN)
Nov. 22, Rutgers, TBA
Nov. 29, at Penn State, TBA