Tag Archives: television

Making sense of the uneven Big East TV schedule

5 Sep

By Bobby Bancroft
National Hoops Report

Way back in July we got out first glimpse of the 2011-2012 Big East season when we found out which teams would be playing each other and where those games would take place.  Well on Wednesday we found out the final piece of the puzzle as the Big East officially released their conference schedule along with TV information and tip-off times for most games.

In other words, “game-on”. Continue reading

Detlef, TV, Hibbert, Oh My

12 Aug

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Detlef Schrempf is a pop culture Forrest Gump. Continue reading

New Pac-12 TV deal is way ahead of the curve

4 May

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The Pac-12 announced its progressive 12-year media partnership with ESPN and Fox Sports on Wednesday in what appears to be a major score for the conference’s basketball programs.

Larry Scott, the new boy-wonder commissioner of the Pac-12, laid out the plan to present the league on a similar (if not grander) platform to that of SEC football.

The deal, Scott says, is “to deliver an unprecedented level of innovative sports programming to large national audiences across the country.” Continue reading