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Over 50 exclusive college basketball games slated, including appearances from a dozen notable and top teams this season

Beginning Monday, will kick off its largest exclusive programming slate of college basketball games for the 2010-2011 season.  ESPN’s 24/7 signature broadband spots network will tip off coverage Nov. 8 at 8 p.m. EST with UC Irvine vs. Illinois.  Other notable team appearances include #1 Duke, #4 Pittsburgh, #5 Ohio State, #6 Villanova, #13 Syracuse and more.

“Last year, total hours of college basketball consumed during the regular season went up 266 percent versus the previous year,” said Damon Phillips, vice president of  “We are dedicated to serving this rapidly growing audience of passionate fans with the best viewing experience possible for games they can’t find any place else.” is available online in approximately 65 million households nationwide via dozens of affiliated Internet and cable TV service providers including Time Warner Cable, Comcast, AT&T, Verizon, Cox, Charter, Windstream, RCN, Insight, Frontier, Cavalier, Mediacom, Conway, Grande Communications and many more.  It is also available at no cost to approximately 21 million U.S. college students and U.S.-based military personnel via on-campus educational networks and on-base military networks.  Fans who are also an Xbox LIVE Gold member will be able to access the games via ESPN on Xbox LIVE.

The current schedule of exclusive games on includes:

Date Time (ET) Away Home
Mon, Nov 8 8:00 p.m. UC Irvine #16 Illinois (2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs Cancer)
Wed, Nov 10 7:00 p.m. Illinois-Chicago #4 Pittsburgh (2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer)
8:00 p.m. Toledo #16 Illinois (2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer)
Fri, Nov 12 7:00 p.m. North Carolina A&T #5 Ohio State
Northern Iowa #13 Syracuse
Loyla (MD) West Virginia (Women’s)
8:00 p.m. Bucknell #6 Villanova
9:00 p.m. Oakland West Virginia
Sun, Nov 14 6:00 p.m. Prairie View A&M #24 Wisconsin
Mon, Nov 15 7:00 p.m. Tulane #21 Georgetown
Tue, Nov 16 7:00 p.m. Detroit #13 Syracuse (Legends Classic)
7:30 p.m. St. Joseph’s Penn State
8:00 p.m. North Dakota #24 Wisconsin
Wed, Nov 17 8:00 p.m. Boston University/George Washington #6 Villanova (Dick’s Sporting Goods NIT Season Tip-Off: 2nd Round)
Thu, Nov 18 7:30 p.m.

Honda Puerto Rico Tip-Off: Western Kentucky vs. Minnesota

Fri, Nov 19 3:00 p.m.

Honda Puerto Rico Tip-Off Consolation

6:00 p.m.

Honda Puerto Rico Tip-Off Consolation

8:30 p.m. Colgate #1 Duke
Sat, Nov 20 7:00 p.m. Lafayette #6 Villanova
Mon, Nov 22 7:00 p.m. UT-Chattanooga Louisville
Tue, Nov 23 7:00 p.m. Austin Peay #8 Purdue
Morehead State #5 Ohio State
Wed, Nov 24 7:00 p.m. Florida A&M Dayton
8:00 p.m. North Dakota State Minnesota
Sat, Nov 27 1:00 p.m. #16 Illinois Western Michigan
7:00 p.m. Penn #4 Pittsburgh
Sun, Nov 28 1:30 p.m.

76 Classic 7th Place Game

4:30 p.m.

Old Spice Classic 7th Place Game

Wed, Dec 1 7:00 p.m. Florida International Louisville
Sat, Dec 4 2:00 p.m. South Dakota #24 Wisconsin
Mon, Dec 8 7:00 p.m. Delaware State #4 Pittsburgh
Sat, Dec 18 12:00 p.m. Oakland Michigan
7:30 p.m. Delaware #6 Villanova
Wed, Dec 22 7:00 p.m. American #4 Pittsburgh
Dayton Seton Hall
Thu, Dec 23 8:00 p.m. South Dakota State Minnesota
Sun, Dec 26 12:00 p.m. Richmond Seton Hall
Tue, Dec 28 7:00 p.m. DePaul Cincinnati
Mon, Jan 3 8:00 p.m. #18 Butler Milwaukee
Fri, Jan 7 TBD

Cleveland State @ Butler or Youngstown State @ Valparaiso

Thu, Jan 13 7:00 p.m. Liberty High Point
8:30 p.m. Lipscomb Belmont
Fri, Jan 14 TBD

Butler @ Detroit or Valparaiso @ Wright State

Sun, Jan 16 12:00 p.m. Providence South Florida
Fri, Jan 21 TBD

Green Bay @ Butler or Milwaukee @ Valparaiso

Fri, Jan 28 TBD

Detroit @ Milwaukee or Wright State @ Green Bay

Tue, Feb 15 8:00 p.m. #18 Butler Green Bay
Wed, Feb 16 7:00 p.m. South Florida #4 Pittsburgh
8:00 p.m. Loyola Illinois-Chicago
Tue, Feb 22 7:00 p.m. UNC-Asheville Coastal Carolina
Wed, Mar 2 8:00 p.m. Cincinnati Marquette
8:30 p.m. Rutgers DePaul
Sat, Mar 5 7:00 p.m. Rutgers Providence


Kristie Adler

Kristie is Director of Communications. She graduated from Penn State University and is based in New York City.
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