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UNLV wants to change the date of 2012 opener against the Gophers

The Golden Gophers football team is scheduled to open the 2012 season on the road against Nevada-Las Vegas on September 1. However, UNLV's athletic department wants to move the game to Thursday, August 31 to avoid the busy Labor Day weekend.
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The Golden Gophers football team is scheduled to open the 2012 season on the road against Nevada-Las Vegas on September 1. However, UNLV's athletic department wants to move the game to Thursday, August 31 to avoid the busy Labor Day weekend.

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