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Two TSU Men’s Basketball Games Set for CBS Sports Network
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Two TSU Men’s Basketball Games Set for CBS Sports Network
Photo Courtesy of Katherine Seghers

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. --- The Ohio Valley Conference announced its CBS Sports Network package for men’s basketball this season featuring two Tennessee State games. The Dec. 31 road game at Murray State and the Feb. 2 home tilt with Eastern Illinois are set for national TV.

CBS Sports Network, the 24-hour home of CBS Sports is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to

A total of seven OVC games will air on CBS Sports Network this season. The announcement of these broadcasts brings the current number of Conference games on national television this year to 15.

On Sept. 29, the OVC announced that TSU’s home game versus Morehead State on Feb. 16 will be an ESPNU broadcast.

A complete television schedule with additional national television exposure, non-conference television games and games streaming on the OVC Digital Network will be released soon.

2016-17 OVC CBS Sports Network Television Schedule

Saturday, Dec. 31
Tennessee State at Murray State, 11:00 a.m. CT

Thursday, Jan. 12
Austin Peay at SIUE, 8:00 p.m. CT

Thursday, Jan. 26
UT Martin at Austin Peay, 8:00 p.m. CT

Monday, Jan. 30
SIUE at Belmont, 8:00 p.m. CT

Thursday, Feb. 2 
Eastern Illinois at Tennessee State, 7:00 p.m. CT

Thursday, Feb. 9 
Belmont at Jacksonville State, 6:00 p.m. CT

Thursday, Feb. 23
Tennessee Tech at Morehead State, 9:00 p.m. ET