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New Kickoff Time, TV Channel For Florida State-Boise State

A general view of Florida State's football stadium.

TALLAHASSEE, FL - OCTOBER 5: General view of the Florida State Seminoles during the second half against the Maryland Terrapins on October 5, 2013 at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, Florida. The Seminoles went to beat the Terrapins 63-0. (Photo by Jeff Gammons/Getty Images)

Florida State's season opener on Saturday is undergoing logistical changes due to projected severe weather.

The Seminoles are set to open their season versus Boise State. The match-up was originally scheduled for a 7 PM kickoff in Jacksonville, Fla.

Latest projections indicate Hurricane Dorian is set to impact certain parts of Florida including Jacksonville.

Consequently, the game is being moved to a noon ET kickoff time. The time change also impacts TV scheduling. Florida and Boise State will now air on ESPNews.

The news was reported by Brett McCurphy of Stadium Network, via Twitter.

There are also ongoing discussions indicating a potential venue change for the game. Tallahassee, Fla. — home to Doak Campbell Stadium — is not projected to be impacted by the storm.

Florida governor Ron Desantis seemed to confirm the game will be moved to Tallahassee. But there's been no confirmation from Florida State as of noon ET on Thursday.

“Well given Jacksonville’s location, given the uncertainty of the storm, they’ve looked for ways to figure out how they can accommodate that,” DeSantis said in a press conference, via 247Sports. “I think they’re going to go forward with the game, but they’re not going to do it in Jacksonville. They’re going to do the game in Tallahassee. I think they’re going to have more details for that for anybody who’s interested going forward.”

Player and fan safety is certainly a priority regarding this situation.