Mizzou Basketball announces five non-conference game times
From the University of Missouri
Athletics announced several game time and television designations for
the men's basketball season
on Tuesday. Five more Mizzou non-league games were picked up by
national/regional networks, highlighted by the annual Bud Light Braggin'
Rights Game in St. Louis and UCLA's first-ever trip to Columbia, Mo.
and Illinois will again lock up on a Saturday afternoon as the Tigers
look for their fifth consecutive win against
the Fighting Illini on Dec. 21 at 4:30 p.m. CT. Missouri has won four
consecutive games in the series and a win this season would mark the
longest winning streak for the Tigers in series history.
also announced times for games against Western Michigan and at North
Carolina State. The Tigers will meet the Broncos
at home at 6 p.m. on Dec. 15 on ESPNU and will travel to Raleigh, N.C.,
for a 7 p.m. CT contest vs. the Wolfpack. That game will air on ESPN2.
will carry UCLA's first trip to Mizzou Arena as the Tigers and Bruins
cap a home-and-home series on Dec. 7 at 11:30
a.m. It will be the first of two home games on CBS this season. The
Tigers and Kentucky Wildcats will meet on the network on Feb. 1.
fifth game selected for television is the Nov. 12 contest against
Southern Illinois. The game will air regionally on
Fox Sports Midwest, as well as selected FSN affiliates across the
country. Game time between the Tigers and Salukis is scheduled for 8
Television network and game time information for Missouri Basketball's remaining contests will be announced later this
month. Those games will air on the Mizzou Sports Network.