BRENTWOOD, Tenn. --- The Tennessee State men’s basketball home game versus Morehead State on Feb. 16 will air before a national audience on ESPNU as part of the Ohio Valley Conference's ESPN Television Package, which was announced today by the conference office.
The matchup versus Morehead State at the Gentry Center is slated for an 8 p.m. tipoff.
As part of the package, both of the OVC Men’s Basketball Tournament Semifinal games on March 3 will air on ESPNU with the March 4 Championship game set for an ESPN2 broadcast.
ESPNU is available nationwide in approximately 73 million households and has long-term carriage agreements with all 10 of the top multichannel TV providers - Cablevision, Charter, Comcast, Cox, DirecTV (Channel 208), DISH Network (Channel 141), Mediacom, Time Warner Cable, Verizon FiOS TV and AT&T U-verse.
The OVC office will release a complete television schedule with additional national exposure at a later date.
2016-17 OVC ESPN Television Schedule
Thursday, January 5 - WOMEN’S BASKETBALL
UT Martin at Belmont, 4:00 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Thursday, January 12
Belmont at Morehead State, 7:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Thursday, February 2
Belmont at Murray State, 8:00 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Thursday, February 16
SIUE at Murray State, 6:00 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Morehead State at Tennessee State, 8:00 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Friday, March 3
OVC Men’s Tournament Semifinal #1, 6:30 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
OVC Men’s Tournament Semifinal #2, 9:00 p.m. CT (ESPNU)
Saturday, March 4
OVC Men’s Tournament Championship, 7:00 p.m. CT (ESPN2)