Extensive, on-site live coverage of Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament, presented by New York Life, kicks off Thursday, March 7 for inaugural year in Las Vegas
Pac-12 Networks takes the show on the road to Las Vegas for the first time from March 7-10, airing 10 of 11 matchups live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena
SAN FRANCISCO – For the first time, the Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament, presented by New York Life, will be held in Las Vegas, with Pac-12 Networks giving fans in-depth, on-site live coverage of some of the best women’s basketball programs in the country.
Pac-12 Networks will provide a front row seat to 10 of the 11 Tournament matchups, with comprehensive programming around pregame, game breaks, and postgame beginning Thursday, March 7 through postgame coverage of the championship game on Sunday, March 10. Overall coverage for the sport will culminate with a special edition of the Women’s Basketball Selection Show on Monday, March 18.
Inside Pac-12 Women's Basketball Awards Reveal
In addition, leading into the Tournament, Pac-12 Networks is set to air the Women’s Basketball Awards Reveal tomorrow, March 5, at 5 p.m. PT. The yearly honors for Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Freshman of the Year, John R. Wooden Coach of the Year, and Sixth Player of the Year will be announced on-air during the 60-minute show, which will also feature live interviews with award winners. The entire slate of Pac-12 All-Conference teams will be announced earlier in the day prior to the show.
- Inside Pac-12 Basketball: Women's Basketball Awards Reveal
- Tuesday, March 5 at 5 p.m. PT / 6 p.m. MT
- Special 60-minute show will include live announcement of yearly Pac-12 women’s basketball awards along with analysis and recaps of the conference heading into the Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament in Las Vegas, Nev.
- Host: Ashley Adamson, Analyst: Mary Murphy
Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament Coverage
Beginning Thursday, March 7, Pac-12 Networks will air 10 of 11 contests of the 2019 Pac-12 Women’s Basketball Tournament, presented by New York Life, from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nev., including the first and second rounds, as well as both semifinal games on Saturday, March 9 ahead of the championship game on Sunday, March 10 on ESPN2. The full bracket with times and channels can be viewed here. Surrounding the tournament will be live pregame, postgame, and halftime coverage on Pac-12 Network with host Ashley Adamson and analysts Anne Marie Anderson, Elise Woodward, and Rosalyn Gold-Onwude on-site.
- Pac-12 Basketball Pregame Show, presented by New York Life
- Thursday, March 7 and Friday, March 8 at 5:30 p.m. PT / 6:30 p.m.
- Pac-12 Basketball Postgame Report
- Thursday, March 7 and Friday, March 8 following the final game of each session
- Pac-12 Basketball Game Break
- Between morning and evening games on Thursday, March 7 and Friday, March 8, as well as between semifinal games on Saturday, March 9
- Pac-12 Final Score
- Saturday, March 9 following the second semifinal game
Women’s Basketball Selection Show
- The Women’s Basketball Selection Show will take place on Monday, March 18 to recap, analyze, and preview NCAA Tournament selections from Pac-12 women’s basketball.
- Monday, March 18 at 6 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. MT
- Host: Ashley Adamson, Analyst: Mary Murphy
HOW TO WATCH
- All Pac-12 Networks coverage can be seen on either Pac-12 Network, the Pac-12 Now app (for iOS and Android) or on appropriate and available Pac-12 Networks regional channels.
- More information on the multiple options to access and receive Pac-12 Networks anywhere in the United States is available at GetPac12Networks.com.
- Coverage of the 2018-19 season for all Pac-12 sports 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.
About Pac-12 Networks
Pac-12 Networks is the innovative TV and multimedia company of the Pac-12 Conference and is the first such company to be wholly owned by 12 universities. Pac-12 Networks incorporates one national and six regional television networks, plus extensive digital content accessible through social media, university websites and the Pac-12 Now app. Each year, Pac-12 Networks offers live coverage of 850 sporting events, making it one of the top live sports producers in the country. In addition, Pac-12 Networks creates extensive original programming, provides visibility for marquee football and basketball events as well as traditionally under-served women’s and Olympic sports. Pac-12 Networks also provides training and paid internships for thousands of students of the Pac-12’s member universities, preparing them for careers in media. With headquarters in San Francisco’s SOMA District, Pac-12 Networks draws on the creative, entrepreneurial and technological culture of the Bay Area and nearby Silicon Valley. For more information, go to Pac-12.com.