You'll be watching a Labor Day game here Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images. College football's opening weekend is upon us, and it's. College Football Preview: Will Brian Kelly, Kevin Sumlin Survive Season? Quickly. Labor Day Weekend has plenty of big games, but which ones will have the biggest data point to show the committee on Selection Sunday. College football's opening weekend (technically, its second 26 and such) is here, stretching from Thursday night all the way through Labor Day. This Week 1 might not look quite as huge as last year's, but it's still. Fans looking to fill their Labor Day holiday with football have one option. Without the NFL's Monday Night Football, college football is the only. College football's opening weekend is a little bit weird. Technically, the Sunday , Aug. 27 college . Labor Day college football schedule. AM, CBSSN, Michie Stadium, West Point, NY, tickets from $ Towson TOWS. Maryland MD · AM, BTN, Maryland Stadium, College Park, MD Colorado State Rams · Utah State Aggies · Hawaii Rainbow Warriors · Rice RICE.