When the Texas Longhorns return home to Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium on October 6, the kickoff time will be 6 p.m. CT and FS1 will carry the game, the Big 12 Conference announced on Monday:
The #Big12FB schedule for week 6 is locked in.— Big 12 Conference (@Big12Conference) September 25, 2017
The Wildcats currently sit at 2-1 following easy wins in the first two non-conference games, but then lost on the road to the Commodores, 14-7.
Texas opens Big 12 play on Thursday against Iowa State in Ames, while Kansas State plays host to Baylor this weekend.
If the ‘Horns are to become bowl eligible this season following two losses in non-conference play, a win against the ‘Cats could be crucial.