How to watch tonight’s Texas vs. Alabama game

Alabama linebacker Deontae Lawson (32) gets set against Middle Tennessee during the second half an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 2, 2023, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt)

Alabama Crimson Tide hosts the Texas Longhorns this Saturday. (AP Photo/Vasha Hunt)

NCAA college football is back for the 2023 season, with over 100 games taking place just in Week 2. One of those must-watch games? Tonight’s Texas at Alabama game. Are you ready to watch some football? Here’s everything you need to know about how to watch the Texas v. Alabama match, plus the rest of the schedule for Week 2 of the 2023 NCAA college football season, from Thursday, September 7 through next Monday, September 11.

How to watch Texas at Alabama:

  • Watch ESPN, ESPNU, Fox, FS1, CBS, CBSN, NBC, ACCN, Big Ten Network, SECN, plus get ESPN+

    Hulu + Live TV

  • Watch ESPN, Fox, FS1, CBSN, ABC, ACCN, SECN, Pac-12 and Big Ten Network

    Fubo TV

Date: Saturday, September 9

Time: 7 p.m. ET

Game: Texas at Alabama

TV Channel: ESPN

Streaming: Hulu + Live TV, Fubo

When is the Texas vs. Alabama game?

The Texas Longhorns face the Alabama Crimson Tides on Saturday, September 9 at 7 p.m. ET.

What channel is the Texas vs. Alabama game on?

Saturday night’s Texas vs. Alabama game will air on ESPN. Don’t have access to ESPN? Here’s what we recommend for streaming Thursday’s game, plus the rest of the 2023 NCAA college football season.

For $70 per month, Hulu’s live TV bundle (with ads) will get you access to ESPN, ESPNU, Fox, FS1, CBS, CBSN, NBC, ACCN, Big Ten Network, SECN, and access to ESPN+. Basically, almost every channel you may need to watch NCAA football games in 2023. Plus, this bundle gets you a subscription to Disney+ and, of course, access to Hulu’s general content library. Hulu’s live TV plans also include unlimited DVR storage, a hardware-free set-up process and easy online cancellation.

$70 at Hulu

(Fubo)

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$75 at Fubo

College football games this week:

Thursday, Sept. 7

Louisville vs. Murray State | 7:30 p.m. | ACC Network

Friday, Sept. 8

Indiana vs. Indiana State | 7 p.m. | Big Ten Network

Rhode Island vs. Stony Brook | 7 p.m. | FloSports

Kansas vs. Illinois | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN2

Saturday, Sept. 9

Wake Forest vs. Vanderbilt | 11 a.m. | ACC Network

Army vs. Delaware State | 12 p.m. | CBSSN

Colorado vs. Nebraska | 12 p.m. | FOX

Georgia vs. Ball State | 12 p.m. | SEC Network

Ohio State vs. Youngstown State | 12 p.m. | Big Ten Network

Penn State vs. Delaware | 12 p.m. | Peacock

Virginia Tech vs. Purdue | 12 p.m. | ESPN2

Baylor vs. Utah | 12 p.m. | ESPN

NC State vs. Notre Dame | 12 p.m. | ABC

Boston College vs. Holy Cross | 12 p.m. | ESPN+/ACCN+

Virginia vs. James Madison | 12 p.m. | ESPNU

Kansas State vs. Troy | 12 p.m. | FS1

Georgetown vs. Sacred Heart | 12:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Georgia Tech vs. South Carolina State | 1 p.m. | ESPN+/ACCNX

Presbyterian vs. Virginia Lynchburg | 1 p.m. | ESPN+

Central Michigan vs. New Hampshire | 1:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Bowling Green vs. Eastern Illinois | 2 p.m. | ESPN+

South Dakota vs. St. Thomas (Minn.) | 2 p.m. | ESPN+

Clemson vs. Charleston Southern | 2:15 p.m. | ACC Network

Western Carolina vs. Samford | 2:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Kentucky vs. Eastern Kentucky | 3 p.m. | ESPN+/SECN+

BYU vs. Southern Utah | 3 p.m. | ESPN+

The Citadel vs. Campbell | 3 p.m. | ESPN+

Iowa State vs. Iowa | 3:30 p.m. | FOX

Miami (Fla.) vs. Texas A&M | 3:30 p.m. | ABC

Michigan vs. UNLV | 3:30 p.m. | CBS

Michigan State vs. Richmond | 3:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network

Northwestern vs. UTEP | 3:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network

Tulane vs. Ole Miss | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN2

UMass vs. Miami (Ohio) | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+

UTSA vs. Texas State | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Navy vs. Wagner | 3:30 p.m. | CBSSN

Northern Illinois vs. Southern Illinois | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Toledo vs. Texas Southern | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Syracuse vs. Western Michigan | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+/ACCNX

North Dakota State vs. Maine | 3:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Arkansas vs. Kent State | 4 p.m. | SEC Network

East Carolina vs. Marshall | 4 p.m. | ESPNU

Wyoming vs. Portland State | 4 p.m. | Mountain West Network

San Jose State vs. Cal Poly | 4 p.m. | NBC Sports Bay Area

Western Illinois vs. Illinois State | 4 p.m. | ESPN+

North Dakota vs. Northern Arizona | 4 p.m. | ESPN+

Northern Colorado vs. UIW | 4 p.m. | ESPN+

Washington vs. Tulsa | 5 p.m. | Pac-12 Network

South Alabama vs. SE Louisiana | 5 p.m. | ESPN+

Tennessee vs. Austin Peay | 5 p.m. | ESPN+/SECN+

UNI vs. Weber State | 5 p.m. | ESPN+

North Carolina vs. Appalachian State | 5:15 p.m. | ACC Network

East Tennessee State vs. Carson-Newman | 5:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Liberty vs. New Mexico State | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Old Dominion vs. Louisiana | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Duke vs. Lafayette | 6 p.m. | ESPN+/ACCNX

Oklahoma vs. SMU | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

West Virginia vs. Duquesne | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Georgia Southern vs. UAB | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Florida Atlantic vs. Ohio | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Akron vs. Morgan State | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Buffalo vs. Fordham | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Bryant vs. Long Island | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Robert Morris vs. St. Francis (PA) | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Bucknell vs. VMI | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Gardner-Webb vs. Elon | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Chattanooga vs. Kennesaw State | 6 p.m. | ESPN+

Florida International vs. North Texas | 6:30 p.m. | ESPN+

Pitt vs. Cincinnati | 6:30 p.m. | CW Network

Alabama vs. Texas | 7 p.m. | ESPN

Coastal Carolina vs. Jacksonville State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Georgia State vs. UConn | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Louisiana Tech vs. Northwestern State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Missouri vs. Middle Tennessee | 7 p.m. | ESPN+/SECN+

Western Kentucky vs. Houston Christian | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Texas Tech vs. Oregon | 7 p.m. | FOX

Boise State vs. UCF | 7 p.m. | FS1

Rice vs. Houston | 7 p.m. | NFL Network

South Florida vs. Florida A&M | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Arkansas State vs. Memphis | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Nevada vs. Idaho | 7 p.m. | NSN/Mountain West Network

Stephen F. Austin vs. Alcorn State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Southern vs. Jackson State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Central Arkansas vs. Texas College | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Tarleton State vs. North Alabama | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

South Dakota State vs. Montana State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

UT Martin vs. Missouri State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Southeast Missouri State vs. Lindenwood | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Drake vs. Northwestern (Iowa) | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Mercer vs. Morehead State | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Stetson vs. Webber International | 7 p.m. | ESPN+

Florida vs. McNeese | 7:30 p.m. | ESPNU

LSU vs. Grambling | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN+/SECN+

Maryland vs. Charlotte | 7:30 p.m. | NBC

Minnesota vs. Eastern Michigan | 7:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network

Mississippi State vs. Arizona | 7:30 p.m. | SEC Network

Rutgers vs. Temple | 7:30 p.m. | Big Ten Network

South Carolina vs. Furman | 7:30 p.m. | ESPN+/SECN+

Washington State vs. Wisconsin | 7:30 p.m. | ABC

San Diego State vs. UCLA | 7:30 p.m. | CBS

Sam Houston vs. Air Force (NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas) | 8 p.m. | CBSSN

TCU vs. Nicholls | 8 p.m. | ESPN+

UL Monroe vs. Lamar | 8 p.m. | ESPN+

New Mexico vs. Tennessee Tech | 8 p.m. | Mountain West Network

Florida State vs. Southern Miss | 8:30 p.m. | ACC Network

Oregon State vs. UC Davis | 9 p.m. | Pac-12 Network

Utah Tech vs. Montana | 9 p.m. | ESPN+

Fresno State vs. Eastern Washington | 9 p.m. | UniMás/Mountain West Network

Sacramento State vs. Texas A&M-Commerce | 10 p.m. | ESPN+

USC vs. Stanford | 10:30 p.m. | FOX

Cal vs. Auburn | 10:30 p.m. | ESPN

Arizona State vs. Oklahoma State | 10:30 p.m. | FS1

Hawaii vs. Albany | 12 a.m. | Spectrum Sports PPV

Which channels is college football on?

The 2023 NCAA college football season will air across ESPN, ESPN+, Fox, FS1, ABC, CBS and NBC, plus, there will be a handful of games on smaller networks and sports streamers such as ACC Network, SEC Network, Big Ten Network, Pac-12 Network, Altitude Sports and more.

Every way to watch college football in 2023:

  • Most budget-friendly way to stream NCAA college football

    ESPN+

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    Fubo TV

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