PISCATAWAY, N.J. (July 26, 2010) – Rutgers’ second football game of the 2010 season – Sept. 11 at Florida International – will kickoff at 8 p.m. with live television coverage on WPVI-DT 2 (Channel 6.2) in Philadelphia and South Jersey. The game vs. the Golden Panthers is one of two visits to the Sunshine State for the Scarlet Knights in 2010 – along with the Nov. 3 contest at USF.
In addition to the coverage on WPVI-DT2, SNY will broadcast the game in the New York City television market.
The Rutgers-FIU game, produced by ESPN Regional, is expected to be available in most markets on the ESPN GamePlan pay-per-view package and ESPN3.com. Additional clearances on regional sports networks will be announced as they become available.
The Scarlet Knights return 14 starters and 45 letterwinners from last season’s 9-4 squad that won the St. Petersburg Bowl. Rutgers is one of four teams in the nation to win four bowl games in the previous four seasons. In total, the Scarlet Knights have averaged nine wins per season over the previous four years.
To order season tickets, visit ScarletKnights.com or call 1-866-445-GoRU. Tickets are also available in-person Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Rutgers Ticket Office, located at the Louis Brown Athletic Center.
Rutgers opens the 2010 season Thursday, Sept. 2 vs. Norfolk State. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. from Rutgers Stadium with live coverage on ESPN3.com and the Rutgers Radio Network.