Regular-season basketball returns to Pac-12 Networks tomorrow night, with more than 270 men’s and women’s hoops matchups airing this season
SAN FRANCISCO – This week, the 2019-20 Pac-12 basketball regular seasons tip off on Pac-12 Networks, with four men’s basketball games airing tomorrow, Tuesday, Nov. 5 starting at 6 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. MT and the first regular-season game of the women’s season airing on Saturday, Nov. 9 at 6 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. MT. For an extra helping of Pac-12 women’s hoops, two of the top teams in the country are slated to face off against the USA Women’s National Team this week on Pac-12 Networks, with No. 7 Oregon State hitting the hardwood tonight at 7 p.m. PT / 8 p.m. MT and Sabrina Ionescu and the No. 1 Oregon Ducks hosting the USA women on Saturday, Nov. 9 at 4 p.m. PT / 5 p.m. MT. With more than 270 matchups being televised across Pac-12 men’s and women’s basketball, Pac-12 Networks remains the home for the most extensive basketball coverage for the Conference of Champions.
The regular seasons once again culminate with the Pac-12 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments, presented by New York Life, in Las Vegas. The men’s tournament returns to T-Mobile Arena for the fourth consecutive year, while the women’s tournament debuts at the Mandalay Bay Events Center, home of the WNBA’s Las Vegas Aces. Pac-12 Networks will again take its show on the road for both events, providing live, on-site pre and postgame coverage of both tournaments. Pac-12 Networks will feature eight of 11 games for the men’s tournament and 10 of 11 for the women’s tournament.
Coverage of 2019-20 Men’s and Women’s Basketball on Pac-12 Networks
Pre and Postgame Coverage – As in past years, Pac-12 Networks is set to provide extensive pre and postgame coverage around its 151 men’s basketball games with the “Pac-12 Basketball Pregame Show,” presented by New York Life, “Pac-12 Gamebreak” and “Pac-12 Postgame Report.” Additionally, Pac-12 Networks will air a live “Halftime Report,” presented by State Farm, for every women’s hoops broadcast.
On-site Tournament Coverage: Pac-12 Networks will once again take its show on the road for pre and postgame coverage of both the Pac-12 Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournaments, presented by New York Life, live from Las Vegas. The women’s tournament is set for March 5-8, 2020, for its inaugural year at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. The men’s tournament is slated for March 11-14, 2020, from T-Mobile Arena.
“Inside Pac-12 Basketball” – Similar to Pac-12 Networks’ signature show for Pac-12 football analysis, “Inside Pac-12 Basketball,” which premiered last month with coverage of men’s and women’s basketball media days, will also provide several other special presentations including both men’s and women’s all-conference award announcements, both men’s and women’s NCAA tournament selections and the 2019 NBA Draft.
Return of the Podcasts - Giving fans a more in-depth look into all things Pac-12 hoops, Pac-12 Networks returns its two weekly podcasts, beginning with Conference play, as part of its “Inside Pac-12 Basketball” program. “Inside Pac-12 Men’s Basketball,” hosted by Mike Yam and Don MacLean, debuts a new episode each Monday featuring special guests including Pac-12 coaches, student-athletes and personalities from across the nation. “Inside Pac-12 Women’s Basketball,” hosted by Ashley Adamson and Mary Murphy, drops new episodes on Tuesdays, featuring special guests alongside in-depth analysis of women’s hoops across the Conference.
“Pac-12 Playlist” – Pac-12 Networks also continues to deliver episodes of “Pac-12 Playlist,” providing the latest news and coverage from around all Pac-12 sports, on Friday and Sunday nights with the start of Conference play. Content from “Pac-12 Playlist” can also be seen across Pac-12 Networks’ digital, linear and social media channels.
“Our Stories,” presented by Opus Bank – Pac-12 Networks' home for its most-compelling storytelling across all Pac-12 Sports, “Our Stories,” presented by Opus Bank, will include multiple episodes during men’s and women’s basketball seasons as well as content across Pac-12 Networks digital platforms.
Coverage of the 2019-20 season for all Pac-12 men's and women's basketball can also be followed all year long across the Pac-12 and Pac-12 Networks’ digital and social media channels on Pac-12.com, Twitter (@Pac12Network and @Pac12), Facebook (facebook.com/Pac12Conference), Instagram (@Pac12Conference), Snapchat (@pac12conference) and Pac-12 Networks’ YouTube channel.