49ers will play a minumum of 11 television games and could have as many as 13
Oct. 22, 2012
LONG BEACH, Calif. - Long Beach State will play at least 11 games on national or regional television during the 2012-13 men's basketball regular season.
The 49ers play a minimum of four games, and could play as many as six games, on one of the ESPN family of networks. LBSU will also play three games on PRIME TICKET, three on the Pac-12 Networks and one on the Big Ten Network. The entire Big West Conference Tournament will also be carried on either ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN3 or PRIME TICKET.
Long Beach State's game at Syracuse will be broadcast on ESPN2 on Dec. 6, while its home games against North Carolina, UC Santa Barbara and Cal State Fullerton will be televised on ESPNU. ESPN2 will also choose a "Wild Card" game on March 7 with LBSU's game at UC Davis being one of two games available for broadcast. The 49ers' BracketBusters game on Feb. 23 could also be aired on one of the ESPN networks.
PRIME TICKET will broadcast three of Long Beach State's regular-season games. The network will televise LBSU's Big West Conference opener against Pacific on Dec. 29, and will also carry the 49ers' game at UC Santa Barbara on Jan. 5 and the UC Irvine home game on Jan. 26.
Long Beach State's games at USC, Arizona and UCLA will all be televised by the Pac-12 Networks, while the 49ers' game at Ohio State is aired by the Big Ten Network.
Long Beach State has become a regular on national television during the Dan Monson Era. In his five seasons at the helm, the 49ers have had 50 games televised nationally.
Long Beach State Television Games:
Nov. 13--Long Beach State at USC (Pac-12 Networks)
Nov. 16--Long Beach State vs. North Carolina (ESPNU)
Nov. 19--Long Beach State at Arizona (Pac-12 Networks)
Dec. 6--Long Beach State at Syracuse (ESPN2)
Dec. 8--Long Beach State at Ohio State (Big Ten Network)
Dec. 18--Long Beach State at UCLA (Pac-12 Networks)
Dec. 29--Long Beach State vs. Pacific (PRIME TICKET)
Jan. 5--Long Beach State at UC Santa Barbara (PRIME TICKET)
Jan. 26--Long Beach State vs. UC Irvine (PRIME TICKET)
Jan. 30--Long Beach State vs. UC Santa Barbara (ESPNU)
Feb. 13--Long Beach State vs. Cal State Fullerton (ESPNU)
Additional Long Beach State Games That May Be Televised:
Feb. 23--ESPN BracketBusters (television games will be announced in early February)
March 7--Long Beach State at UC Davis (television games will be announced in late February)