The Big Ten announced the start times and TV arrangements today for its slate of games on Oct. 23. Included in the announcement was the information on Michigan State's game against Northwestern, which will start at noon (ET) and be broadcast on ESPN.â†µ
Other Big Ten games that will start at noon on that day are Indiana at Illinois (BTN), Penn State at Minnesota (ESPNU) and Purdue at Ohio State (BTN). The Wisconsin at Iowa game will be a 3:30 p.m. kickoff on ABC/ESPN.â†µ
Michigan has next week off, so there is no game for the Wolverines on Oct. 23. Its next game after this weekend's Iowa matchup will be against Penn State on Oct. 30. That game is set to kick off at 8 p.m. on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.