October 19, 1998
CORAL GABLES, FL-TheUniversity of Miami Homecoming Day football game with Boston College onOctober 31st has been selected for national television by ESPN2.The game will be the network’s prime time broadcast with a 6 p.m. starttime from the Orange Bowl.
The addition of the BostonCollege game to the Hurricanes’ 1998 television schedule brings to eightthe total of UM games broadcast on national network television this season.
ESPN has also selected therescheduled Miami/UCLA game on December 5th, announcing a 2 p.m. EST kickoff.
Miami faces No. 13 WestVirginia Saturday in Morgantown in a 3:30 start under the cameras of CBSSports. All-time the Canes are 87-43 on network television.
Hurricanes on National Television in 1998
Date OpponentGame Time Network
Sept. 12 at Cincinnati3:30 Fox Sports Net
Sept. 19 Virginia Tech8:00 ESPN
Oct. 10 Florida State 3:30 CBS
Oct. 24 at West Virginia3:30 CBS
Oct. 31 Boston College 6:00 ESPN2
Nov. 19 Pittsburgh 8:00ESPN
Nov. 28 at Syracuse 3:30CBS
Dec. 5 UCLA 2:00 ESPN