A quartet of juicy contests will receive the prime-time treatment to open the 2018 college football season, beginning with Alabama-Louisville on Sept. 1.

ESPN announced its first four ABC Saturday Night Football games for the new season Wednesday. The schedule includes one matchup set for Labor Day Sunday, via Ralph Russo of The Associated Press:

DateMatchup
Sat. Sept. 1Alabama vs. Louisville
Sun. Sept. 2LSU vs. Miami
Sat. Sept. 8Pitt vs. Penn State
Sat. Sept. 15Ohio State vs. TCU

The Pitt-Penn State rivalry hasn't featured a night game since 1985, according to Brian Batko of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, but that will change Week 2.

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