Pac-12 Early 2011 Football Television Schedule Announced
ESPN/ABC TO AIR 20 PAC-12 FOOTBALL GAMES
WALNUT CREEK, Calif.--Pac-10 Conference television partner ESPN/ABC will provide extensive coverage of Pac-12 football in 2011. ESPN and ABC will combine to televise 20 games from Pac-12 sites. Some of the games to be televised are selected prior to the season, others will be selected as the season progresses with picks made either six or 12 days prior to the games. Additional telecast selections by Fox Sports Net/Versus/FX will be announced in early June, 2011.
"The inaugural year of the Pac-12 will showcase new rivalries and some of the very best football in the country," stated Pac-10 Commissioner Larry Scott. "We are delighted that this year, ESPN's Thursday and Friday night packages will provide significant national exposure for the entire Conference, along with our Saturday coverage on ESPN and ABC."
Following are games involving Pac-12 teams that have been selected by ESPN/ABC for television as of May 10, 2011.
|Sat., Sept. 3||Minnesota at USC||12:30 pm PT/3:30 pm ET||ABC|
|Fri., Sept. 9||Missouri at Arizona State||7:30 pm PT/10:30 pm ET||ESPN|
|Sat., Sept. 17||Texas at UCLA||12:30 pm PT/3:30 pm ET||ABC (reverse mirror on ESPN)|
|Stanford at Arizona||7:45 pm PT/10:45 pm ET||ESPN|
|Sat., Sept. 24||Oregon at Arizona||7:15 pm PT/10:15 pm ET||ESPN or ESPN2|
|USC at Arizona State||7:15 pm PT/10:15 pm ET||ESPN or ESPN2|
|Thur., Oct. 6||California at Oregon||6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET||ESPN|
|Thur., Oct. 13||USC at California||6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET||ESPN|
|Sat., Oct. 15||TBD||7:15 pm PT/10:15 pm ET||ESPN|
|Thur., Oct. 20||UCLA at Arizona||6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET||ESPN|
|Sat., Oct. 22||Washington at Stanford||5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET||ABC or ESPN or ESPN2|
|Sat., Oct. 29||Stanford at USC||5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET||ABC|
|Fri., Nov. 4||USC at Colorado||6:00 pm PT/9:00 pm ET||ESPN2|
|Sat., Nov. 5||TBD||12:30 pm PT/3:30 pm ET||ABC|
|*Sat., Nov. 12||TBD||12:30 pm PT/3:30 pm ET||ABC or ESPN or ESPN2|
|or 5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET|
|Sat., Nov. 19||TBD||12:30 pm PT/3:30 pm ET||ABC|
|USC at Oregon||5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET||ABC|
|Fri., Nov. 25||California at Arizona State||7:15 pm PT/10:15 pm ET||ESPN|
|Sat., Nov. 26||TBD||12:30 pm PT/3:30 pm ET||ABC|
|Notre Dame at Stanford||5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET||ABC or ESPN or ESPN2|
*ESPN/ABC and Fox Sports Net have worked out an arrangement whereby ESPN/ABC shall have first option to select the Washington at USC game for its 12:30 pm PT telecast window and the game could appear on either ABC or ESPN or ESPN2. If ESPN/ABC passes on Washington at USC, Fox Sports Net shall televise the game at 12:30 p.m. PT. ESPN/ABC would then move to a 5:00 pm PT telecast window on either ABC or ESPN or ESPN2. ESPN/ABC will make its decision 12-days in advance.
2011 Pac-12 away non-conference telecasts on ESPN/ABC platforms
|Sat., Sept. 3||Oregon vs. LSU||5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET||ABC|
|Colorado at Hawai'i,||7:15 pm PT/10:15 pm ET||ESPN2|
|Thur., Sept. 8||Arizona at Oklahoma State||5:00 pm PT/8:00 pm ET||ESPN|
|Sat., Sept. 17||Utah at BYU||6:15 pm PT/9:15 pm ET||ESPN2|
ESPN/ABC also provided the Conference with the following 2011 away-crossover games. These games also may be released to the public. Television opportunities for additional away non-conference games will be provided to the campuses as soon as that information is made available to the Conference office.