On Thursday afternoon, the Pac-12 Network announced their first 15 live football game broadcasts, and as a result, Arizona State finally has a firm date for their 2012 season opener.
The Sun Devils will host the NAU Lumberjacks in Todd Graham;'s first game as head coach on August 30th at 7:30pm PST.
It will be the first of five appearances on national television for ASU. The others are:
Saturday, September 8: vs. Illinois 7:30 pm MST/7:30 pm PT, ESPN
Thursday, October 11: at Colorado, 7:00 pm MDT/6:00 pm PT, ESPN
Thursday, October 18: vs. Oregon, 6:00 pm MST/6:00 pm PT, ESPN
Friday, November 23: at Arizona, 8:00 pm MST/7:00 pm PT, ESPN
For the full list of the Pac-12 Network's early slate, click here. The remaining television information will be released closer to each game day.