USC Announces 2008-09 Men's Basketball Television Schedule
Oct. 3, 2008
The USC men's baskeball team released its television schedule today (Oct. 3) for the 2008-09 season which will feature at least 17 games on over-the-air television and another 11 games (including two exhibition contests) on USCTrojans.com (Trojans All-Access). In all, Trojan fans may be able to view 29 of the 30 regular season games and both exhibition contests.
USC will have 13 games on one of the Fox Networks including both of the games vs. UCLA, Jan. 11 at the Galen Center and Feb. 4 at Pauley Pavilion. Four games will be aired on ESPN or one of its affiliates as the Dec. 4 game at Oklahoma in the Big 12/Pac-10 Hardwood Series will be shown on ESPN2, while all three of USC's games from the Puerto Rico Tip-Off (Nov. 20-21, 23) will be aired on either ESPNU or ESPN2. In addition, three of the remaining four games on the USC schedule are under consideration as wildcard games on CBS, ABC or FSN (Feb. 28 at Stanford, March 5 vs. Oregon and March 7 vs. Oregon State).
USCTrojans.com will carry 11 games, beginning with the exhibition games on Oct. 28 and Nov. 3. Nine regular season games will be shown on USCTrojans.com, including the Pac-10 road opener at Oregon, on a delayed basis. The remaining USCTrojans.com games are the regular season opener on Nov. 15 vs. UC Irvine, Nov. 18 vs. New Mexico State, Nov. 28 vs. Tennessee-Martin, Dec. 1 vs. San Francisco, Dec. 15 vs. Pepperdine, Dec. 22 vs. Georgia Tech, Dec. 28 vs. Oral Roberts and Jan. 15 vs. Arizona State (delayed).