USC Announces 2013-14 Men's Basketball Television Schedule
Sep 6, 2013
The USC men's basketball team is once again taking on an ambitious schedule for the 2013-14 season and Trojan fans will be able to catch virtually all of the action on television as 28 of the 31 regular season games have been picked up as part of the Pac-12 television package, announced Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott on Sept. 3.
Under the direction of new head coach Andy Enfield , USC is scheduled to play a potential 11 games against teams that played in the 2013 NCAA Tournament and another seven potential games against teams that played in the NIT Tournament.
USC has 18 games scheduled on the Pac-12 Network, beginning with the home opener vs. CS Northridge on Nov. 12 (8:00 p.m.). USC's next four home games will also air on the Pac-12 Network against Northern Arizona on Nov. 15 (8:00 p.m.), CS Fullerton on Nov. 19 (8:00 p.m.) and West Alabama on Nov. 21 (7:00 p.m.).
USC then will travel to the Bahamas to take part in the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament with an opening round game versus Villanova on Nov. 28 at 10:00 a.m. on AXS TV. USC then will play either Kansas or Wake Forest on Nov. 29, with the winners on Nov. 28 playing at 6:30 p.m. on the NBC Sports Network, with the others playing at 12:30 p.m. on AXS TV. USC's final game at the Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament will be on Nov. 30 against one of four teams (Iowa, Tennessee, UTEP or Xavier) on either AXS TV or NBC SN at a time to be determined.
The remaining regular season games airing on the Pac-12 Network are Dec. 8 vs. Boston College (4:00 p.m.), Dec. 15 vs. CS Bakersfield (7:00 p.m.), Dec. 29 vs. Howard (2:00 p.m.), Jan. 9 vs. Arizona State (7:00 p.m.), Jan. 12 vs. Arizona (6:00 p.m.), Jan. 16 at Utah (7:00 p.m.), Jan. 26 vs. Stanford (2:00 p.m.), Jan. 30 at Oregon State (6:00 p.m.), Feb. 1 at Oregon (5:00 p.m.), Feb. 8 vs. UCLA (7:30 p.m.), Feb. 13 vs. Utah (7:30 p.m.), Feb. 20 at Stanford (8:00 p.m.), March 1 vs. Oregon (1:00 p.m.) and March 8 at Washington (1:30 p.m.).
The Trojans will also appear four times on the new Fox Sports 1 network, beginning with the conference opener at UCLA on Jan. 5 at noon. Also, USC's game at Colorado on Jan. 18 (3:00 p.m.), Feb. 23 at California (5:00 p.m.) and Feb. 27 vs. Oregon State (8:00 p.m.) will also be on Fox Sports 1.
USC will play three games which will be aired on ESPNU: Jan. 22 vs. California (8:00 p.m.), Feb. 16 vs. Colorado (5:00 p.m.) and March 6 at Washington State (8:00 p.m.).
USC's season opener at Utah State on Nov. 8 at 6:05 p.m., and the games at Long Beach State on Dec. 19 at 7:00 p.m. and at Dayton on Dec. 22 have not yet been selected for television coverage, but may still be added once the host school's announce their television package for the 2013-14 campaign.
The Pac-12 Tournament will be contested at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev. from March 12-15 and all of those games will be televised on the Pac-12 Network or Fox Sports 1.
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* All times listed are Pacific Time