Mizzou Sports Network releases television schedule

From the University of Missouri

Columbia, Mo. – Mizzou Basketball released its finalized Mizzou Sports Network television schedule on Tuesday ensuring that all-31 regular-season contests and both exhibition games will be televised this season.

The Mizzou Sports Network begins its coverage of Tiger Basketball on Oct. 29 with the exhibition opener against Northwest Missouri State. Exhibition coverage continues on Nov. 4 before airing the 2012-13 season opener against SIU Edwardsville on Nov. 10.

Missouri will be televised like never before in 2013. The Tigers have a school record 19 appearance on national TV this season, including Friday's Mizzou Madness, which will be televised live on ESPN3.com in its entirety. Segments of that event will also be aired during ESPNU's Midnight Madness special.

The Mizzou Sports Network will carry 10 Tigers men's games and Chris Gervino will be joined by Jon Sundvold and Scott Highmark in calling the action.

Mizzou Madness begins at 5:30 p.m. on Friday (Oct. 12) with an autograph session on the concourse of Mizzou Arena. Both the Mizzou men's and women's programs will be in action and host scrimmages, contests and skills challenges.

Parking and admission to Mizzou Madness is free to the public.

For more information on Mizzou Basketball please visit our website, mutigers.com.

2012-13 Mizzou Basketball Schedule

Date Day Opponent Location Time TV

Oct. 29 Monday Northwest Missouri State (Exh) Mizzou Arena 7 p.m. MSN

Nov. 4 Sunday Missouri Southern (Exh) Mizzou Arena 2 p.m. MSN

Nov. 10 Saturday Southern Illinois Edwardsville Mizzou Arena 3 p.m. MSN

Nov. 13 Tuesday TBD ^ Mizzou Arena 7 p.m. MSN

Nov. 16 Friday Nicholls State Mizzou Arena 7 p.m. MSN

Battle 4 Atlantis (Nov. 22-24, Missouri, Duke, Louisville, Memphis Minnesota, Northern Iowa, Stanford, VCU)

Nov. 22 Thursday vs. Stanford $ Nassau, Bahamas Noon AXS TV

Nov. 23 Friday vs. Louisville / Northern Iowa $ Nassau, Bahamas TBA TBA

Nov. 24 Saturday Game #3 $ Nassau, Bahamas TBA TBA

Dec. 1 Saturday Appalachian State Mizzou Arena 2 p.m. MSN

Dec. 4 Tuesday Southeast Missouri State Mizzou Arena 7 p.m. MSN

Dec. 8 Saturday Tennessee State Mizzou Arena 2 p.m. MSN

Dec. 17 Monday South Carolina State Mizzou Arena 7 p.m. MSN

Dec. 22 Saturday vs. Illinois % St. Louis, Mo. 5 p.m. ESPN2

Dec. 28 Friday at UCLA Los Angeles, Calif. 9 p.m. ESPN2

Jan. 5 Saturday Bucknell Mizzou Arena 6 p.m. MSN

Jan. 8 Tuesday Alabama * Mizzou Arena 6 p.m. ESPN

Jan. 12 Saturday at Ole Miss * Oxford, Miss. 7 p.m. FSN

Jan. 16 Wednesday Georgia * Mizzou Arena 7 p.m. SEC Network

Jan. 19 Saturday at Florida * Gainesville, Fla. 1 p.m. ESPN

Jan. 22 Tuesday South Carolina * Mizzou Arena 6 p.m. ESPNU

Jan. 26 Saturday Vanderbilt * Mizzou Arena 4 p.m. ESPNU

Jan. 30 Wednesday at LSU * Baton Rouge, La. 7 p.m. SEC Network

Feb. 2 Saturday Auburn * Mizzou Arena 12:30 p.m. SEC Network

Feb. 7 Thursday at Texas A&M * College Station, Texas 8 p.m. ESPN/2

Feb. 9 Saturday Ole Miss * Mizzou Arena Noon CBS

Feb. 13 Wednesday at Mississippi State * Starkville, Miss. 7 p.m. SEC Network

Feb. 16 Saturday at Arkansas * Fayetteville, Ark. 3 p.m. ESPN/2

Feb. 19 Tuesday Florida * Mizzou Arena 8 p.m. ESPN

Feb. 23 Saturday & at Kentucky * Lexington, Ky. 8 p.m. ESPN (GameDay)

Feb. 28 Thursday at South Carolina * Columbia, S.C. 8 p.m. ESPN/2

March 2 Saturday LSU * Mizzou Arena 3 p.m. SEC Network

March 5 Tuesday Arkansas * Mizzou Arena 6 p.m. ESPN

March 9 Saturday at Tennessee * Knoxville, Tenn. 3 p.m. ESPN/2

March 13-17 Wed.-Sun. SEC Championship Nashville, Tenn. TBA TBA

^ Battle 4 Atlantis Exempt Game (Being finalized by event organizers)

$ Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament, Paradise Island, Bahamas (Atlantis Resort)

% Busch Braggin' Rights Game, St. Louis, Mo.

* Southeastern Conference

All times listed as Central Time Zone