The No. 19 Huskies (1-0) kick off against Illinois (2-0) at 3 p.m. PT Saturday at Chicago’s Soldier Field.

The game will be broadcast live on — and only on — the Big Ten Network. Many on the West Coast don’t have the network as part of their regular cable packages, so you will likely have to order a special package if you want to watch the game live at home.

For Comcast customers, the upgraded package that includes the BTN is $9.99 per month. There is no obligation to keep the package for an entire month, according to a Comcast customer services representative.

Most other cable operators offer similar upgrades. For details on DirecTV pricing and ordering information, visit

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Here’s where to find the Big Ten Network in the Seattle area:

• Comcast: channel 404 or 632HD

• Frontier: 85 or 585HD

• Wave Broadband: Not available

• DirecTV: 610-1 or 610-1HD

• DISH Network: 5440 or 5441HD

Adam Jude: 206-464-2364 or On Twitter: @a_jude.