26 Monarch And Lady Monarch Games Broadcast On Television For 2008-09
By ODU Athletics
Oct. 22, 2008
Norfolk, Va. - A record twenty-six Old Dominion University basketball games will be televised this season to national, regional and local audiences.
The Monarchs will be featured will be featured nationally on ESPNU twice, including a Jan. 13, 9 p.m. game at the Constant Convocation Center against Georgia State, and a Feb. 10 contest at Hofstra. The Monarchs Bracketbuster contest on Saturday, Feb. 21, will also be carried by one of the ESPN networks, based on opponent and team records.
Comcast Sportsnet will air 12 of the Monarchs and Lady Monarchs contests, including the Monarchs home opener against UAB on Nov. 22, and the Lady Monarchs showdowns against national champion Tennessee on Dec. 18 and former NCAA champ Maryland on Dec. 21. CSN airs locally in Hampton Roads on Channel 35 on the Cox Communications cable system, with CSN plus games on Channel 11.
WSKY, Channel 4 in Hampton Roads will produce and air nine contests this year, including games with conference rivals William and Mary, James Madison , Delaware, Towson and UNC Wilmington. Many of the WSKY games will be taped delayed on MASN regional cable, which is carried locally on Channel 11 and 39 on Cox Communications.
The Lady Monarchs contest at Michigan State on Nov. 26 will be aired by the Big Ten Network, which is carried locally by Verizon FIOS.
All of the men's and women's home games will be video streamed live on www.odusports.com throughout the season, beginning with the exhibition games. Fans can purchase the All Access package per month, or yearly. In addition to live broadcasts, the All Access package includes live and archived coverage of men's and women's soccer, field hockey, baseball, women's lacrosse and select wrestling events, the spring 2009 football game, post-game press conferences, and call -in coaches shows.
The following is the schedule of televised basketball games for 2008/09:
2008-09 Old Dominion University basketball televised games
Date Game Time Carrier
11/22/08 UAB @ ODU 4 p.m. CSN +
11/26/08 ODU women @ Michigan St. 6:30 p.m. Big Ten Network
12/3/08 RICHMOND @ ODU 7 p.m. CSN +
12/18/08 Tennessee women @ ODU 7 p.m. CSS/CSN +
12/21/08 Maryland women @ ODU 1 p.m. CSN
1/7/09 JMU @ ODU 7 p.m. WSKY
1/10/09 ODU @ George Mason 2 p.m. CSN
1/13/09 Ga. State @ ODU 9 p.m. ESPNU
1/17/09 ODU @ VCU 4 p.m. CSN
1/18/09 Ga. State women @ ODU noon CSN
1/21/09 UNCW @ ODU 7 p.m. WSKY
1/22/09 ODU women @ W&Mary 7 p.m. WSKY
1/24/09 Northeastern @ODU 4 or 7 p.m. ESPN or CSN
1/25/09 JMU women @ODU 3 p.m . CSN
1/28/09 ODU @ JMU 7 p.m. WSKY
1/31/09 George Mason @ ODU 7p.m. CSN
2/3/09 Towson @ ODU 7 p.m. WSKY
2/7/09 ODU @ Drexel 7 p.m. CN8/WSKY
2/10/09 ODU @ Hofstra 7 p.m. ESPNU
2/14/09 VCU @ ODU 2 p.m. CSN
2/15/09 Delaware women @ ODU 2 p.m. CSN
2/18/09 ODU @ UNCW 7 p.m. WSKY
2/21/09 Bracketbusters TBA TBA
2/25/09 W&Mary @ ODU 7 p.m. WSKY
2/28/09 ODU @ Northeastern 6 p.m. CSN
3/4/09 W&Mary women @ ODU 7 p.m. WSKY
CSN - Comcast sportsnet (Channel 35 - Cox)
CSN + - Comcast sportsnet (Channel 11 - Cox)
WSKY - (Channel 4 - Hampton Roads)
MASN - Mid Atlantic Sports Network (Channel 11 and 39-COX)
Big Ten Network - available in Hampton Roads to Verizon FIOS customers
ESPNU - (channel 232 - COX)
CN8 - (check cable listings)