ESPN3 To Broadcast Mean Green Basketball
C-USA Media Tipoff Aired Live On ESPN 3 Oct. 11-12
IRVING – With the 2016-17 season fast approaching, both North Texas basketball teams were selected to air two games apiece on ESPN3, announced by Conference USA Tuesday morning.
Conference USA members and ESPN3 have partnered to carry a number of C-USA events, including 20 men’s and women’s basketball league match-ups.
ESPN3 – accessible on WatchESPN and the ESPN app – will offer 10 Conference USA men’s regular season contests, in addition to four non-conference games, and 10 C-USA women’s basketball games.
Also the men’s and women’s C-USA media tipoff is set to air live on ESPN3 streaming interviews with all 14 men’s basketball coaches Tuesday, Oct. 11 starting at 3 p.m. CT, while the women’s show will air Wednesday, Oct. 12 at 9 a.m. CT. Each school will be on in 10-minute increments and the show will also be archived on WatchESPN and ConferenceUSA.com for all viewers.
Television coverage previewing the upcoming season will be provided by the league’s television partners following the C-USA Tipoff. ASN, beIN SPORTS and Campus Insiders will each have crews in Irving to shoot interviews that will be available on various platforms to preview the upcoming campaign.
2016 C-USA MEN’S BASKETBALL MEDIA TIPOFF ESPN 3 SCHEDULE (Watch here)
4:00p CT || North Texas - Head coach Tony Benford
2016 C-USA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL MEDIA TIPOFF ESPN 3 SCHEDULE (Watch here)
10:00a CT || North Texas – Head coach Jalie Mitchell
Thursday, Jan. 5 UAB at North Texas 7 p.m. CT
Saturday, Feb. 18 UTSA at North Texas 2 p.m. CT
Saturday, Jan. 21 Louisiana Tech at North Texas 3 p.m. CT
Thursday, March 2 WKU at North Texas 7 p.m. CT