Western Michigan University football will be opening its 2014 season with a midday road game.
Purdue announced a 12:00 p.m. start time for its August 30 game against the Broncos yesterday. The game will be featured on ESPNU.
The Broncos last faced the Boilermakers in the 2011 Little Caesars Pizza Bowl in Detroit, falling in a 37-32 final.
WMU finished with a 1-11 record last season.
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