Kansas-Missouri Football Game Time Changed

Nov. 8, 2011

LAWRENCE, Kan. – The 2011 edition of the Border Showdown football game has been moved to a 2:30 p.m., kickoff on Saturday, Nov. 26, as announced by the Big 12 Conference Tuesday afternoon. Originally scheduled for an 11 a.m., start, Kansas and Missouri will face off at the later time with the game still being broadcast live on Fox Sports Net.

The Big 12 and Fox have agreed to modification in the times as well as possible network adjustments. By contract, Fox has the ability to switch selected football games during the course of the season.

Kansas and Missouri will be playing for the 92nd consecutive season and for the 120th time in the series, which is currently tied at 55-55-9. The two teams will be meeting up at Arrowhead Stadium for the fifth-straight season, with three of the four games having been decided by one score or less.

Kansas will conclude its home slate this weekend when it plays host to Baylor at 1 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 12, at Memorial Stadium. KU’s 15-member senior class will be honored prior to kick off as they play their final home game in Lawrence.