May 22, 2012
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -
The kickoff time for the 2012 Cowboys Classic football game pitting Alabama against Michigan has been set for 7 p.m. Central Time on Saturday, September 1, with ABC Sports televising the contest to a national audience.
Alabama will be the home team and the Wolverines will be the away team. The game officials will be from the Big 12 Conference.
The three previous meetings between Alabama and Michigan occurred in bowl games. Most recently, Michigan edged Alabama, 35-34, in overtime in the 2000 Orange Bowl. The Wolverines lead the all-time series 2-1-0.