MASN Announces Extensive NCAA Hoops Package





MASN Announces Extensive NCAA Hoops Package

Network will televise nearly 200 NCAA games in 2009-2010 season

(Washington D.C.) -- MASN, the local leader in live sports entertainment, will televise nearly 200 college basketball games this season. The extensive lineup includes regional favorites, 12 conferences, 19 women's games, 12 Big East Games of the Week in HD, the BB&T Classic including a feature game between Maryland and Villanova and additional appearances by eight of the nation's top-ranked teams. MASN will also be home to MAAC men's and women's tournament action, as well as the Big South women's tournament in March.

As the official network of Georgetown University basketball, MASN will air nine Hoyas games this season. Led by head coach John Thompson III, the Hoyas are ranked 20th in the Associated Press pre-season poll. Georgetown first appears on MASN on Saturday, November 28th when they host Lafayette live at 12:00 p.m. MASN will also carry two Georgetown women's games, as well as part of the Big East Women's Tournament in the spring.

MASN is also the Official Cable Network of George Mason basketball with seven live games this season. The Patriots make their first appearance of the season on MASN on December 2nd when they travel to George Washington at 7:00 p.m.



MASN is also home to the 15th annual BB&T Classic, the annual showcase of the region's most talented young players. The Classic takes place on Sunday, December 6th when Navy faces George Washington at 5:00 p.m., and culminates with a showdown between Maryland and Villanova at 7:30 p.m at the Verizon Center in Washington D.C.

MASN, the home of Carolina's live local sports, will televise 26 NCAA basketball games this season featuring 23 men's contests. MASN will televise 13 of North and South Carolina's most impressive NCAA athletic programs including Wake Forest, East Carolina, Appalachian State, Coastal Carolina, UNC-Asheville, Gardner Webb, NC State, UNC-Wilmington, Western Carolina, High Point, Winthrop, UNC-Charlotte and Charleston Southern.

Twelve conferences featured on MASN this season include the A-10, America East, Big 12, Big East, Big South, C-USA, CAA, Horizon League, MAAC, NEC, Patriot League and WAC.

Starting January 2nd, MASN brings fans the premier Big East Game of the Week in crisp high definition. In total, MASN will televise more than 102 Big East games with annual favorites Villanova, Louisville, Georgetown, Pittsburgh, West Virginia, Connecticut and more.

MASN will also carry college coaches' shows from around the region including Inside Basketball with Duke's Coach K, ECU's Mack McCarthy Show, NC State's Sidney Lowe Show, Rutgers' Fred Hill Show, Marshall's Donnie Jones Show, Penn State's Ed DeChellis Show, Notre Dame's Mike Brey Show, Villanova's Jay Wright Show and West Virginia's Bob Higgins Show.

Below are some of the highlights of MASN's NCAA basketball schedule.

DC:

Georgetown 9 (+ 2 Women's)

Howard 1

GW 3

American 1

Maryland:

UM-Eastern Shore 1

Loyola 4

UMBC 4

Towson 3

Navy 2

Maryland 1

Pennsylvania

Lafayette 8

Lehigh 1

Mount St. Mary's 4

Virginia:

Radford 5 (+1 Women's)

Old Dominion 2

Virginia 1

William & Mary 3

James Madison 1

George Mason 7

Liberty 9 (+1 Women's)

VMI 2

VCU I

North Carolina:

Gardner-Webb 3 (+1 Women's)

UNC-A 2

Appalachian State 1

High Point 3 (+1 Women's)

UNC-W 6

Western Carolina 1

Wake Forest 1

East Carolina 1

NC State 1

UNC-Charlotte 2

South Carolina:

Coastal Carolina 2

Winthrop 2 (+1 Women's)

Charleston Southern 1 (+1 Women's)

West Virginia:

West Virginia 8 (+1 Women's)

Key: (L) Live | (DB) Delayed Broadcast | (L-JIP) Live Joined in Progress |
(GOW-HD) Big East Game of the Week in High Definition



October:
Wed 10/28/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Georgetown College @ Louisville (L)

November:
Fri 11/13/09 7:30PM CBK: Big East/William & Mary @ Connecticut (L)
Sun 11/15/09 2:00PM CBK: C-USA/Wake Forest @ East Carolina (L)
Mon 11/16/09 7:30PM CBK: Big East/Virginia @ South Florida (L)
Tue 11/17/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Hofstra or Yale @ Connecticut (L)
Tue 11/17/09 9:00PM CBK: Big East/UM-Eastern Shore @ Marquette (L-JIP)
Wed 11/18/09 7:30PM CBK: America East/Loyola @ UMBC (L)
Sat 11/21/09 11:30PM CBK: Big East/Grambling @ Marquette (DB)
Sun 11/22/09 1:00PM CBK: Big East/Morgan St @ Louisville (L)
Mon 11/23/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Appalachian St @ Louisville (L)
Tue 11/24/09 7:30PM CBK: America East/Coppin St @ UMBC (L)
Tue 11/24/09 11:30PM CBK: Big East/South Dakota @ Marquette (DB)
Wed 11/25/09 11:30PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Washington St vs Alaska-Anch(L)
Thu 11/26/09 10:00AM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Oklahoma vs. San Diego (DB)
Thu 11/26/09 9:00PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Nicholls St vs Alaska-Anch (L)
Thu 11/26/09 11:30PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Houston vs. Oklahoma (L)
Fri 11/27/09 9:00PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Nicholls St vs Washington St(L)
Fri 11/27/09 11:30PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Houston vs. San Diego (L)
Sat 11/28/09 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Lafayette @ Georgetown (L)
Sat 11/28/09 8:30PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout:Tournament Third Place Game (L)
Sat 11/28/09 11:00PM CBK: Great Alaska Shootout: Tournament Championship (L)
Sat 11/28/09 1:00AM CBK: Big East/Youngstown St @ Pittsburgh (DB)
Mon 11/30/09 7:30PM CBK: Big East/Mt. St. Mary's @ Georgetown (L)

December:
Tue 12/1/09 7:30PM CBK: MAAC/Morgan St @ Loyola (L)
Wed 12/2/09 7:00PM CBK: A-10/George Mason @ George Washington (L)
Wed 12/2/09 11:00PM CBK: Big East/Stony Brook @ St. John's (DB)
Wed 12/2/09 1:00AM CBK: Big East/Boston University @ Connecticut (DB)
Thu 12/3/09 7:00PM CBK: NEC/Mt. St. Mary's @ Robert Morris (L)
Thu 12/3/09 9:00PM CBK: Big South/Coastal Carolina @ VMI (L)
Fri 12/4/09 7:30PM CBK: Big South/UNC-Asheville @ Gardner-Webb (L)
Sat 12/5/09 3:00PM CBK: Big East/NC State @ Marquette (L)
Sat 12/5/09 5:00PM CBK: CAA/George Mason @ UNC-Wilmington (L)
Sat 12/5/09 7:00PM CBK: Big South/Coastal Carolina @ Liberty (L)
Sun 12/6/09 1:00PM CBK: Big East/Harvard @ Connecticut (L)
Sun 12/6/09 5:00PM CBK: BB&T Classic/Navy vs. George Washington (L)
Sun 12/6/09 7:30PM CBK: BB&T Classic/Maryland vs. Villanova (L)
Tue 12/8/09 8:00PM CBK: Big East/UW-Milwaukee @ Marquette (L)
Wed 12/9/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Duquesne @ West Virginia (L)
Sat 12/12/09 4:00PM CBK: Big East/Western Carolina @ Louisville (L)
Sat 12/12/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Coppin St @ West Virginia (L)
Wed 12/16/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Oral Roberts @ Louisville (L)
Sat 12/19/09 1:00PM CBK: MAAC/Howard @ Loyola (L)
Sat 12/19/09 3:00PM CBK: Horizon League/West Virginia @ Cleveland St(L-JIP)
Sat 12/19/09 4:00PM CBK: Big East/North Florida @ Marquette (DB)
Sat 12/19/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Old Dominion @ Georgetown (L)
Sun 12/20/09 1:00PM CBK: Big East/Central Florida @ Connecticut (L)
Tue 12/22/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Ohio University @ Pittsburgh (L)
Tue 12/22/09 9:00PM CBK: Big East/Maine @ Connecticut (DB)
Wed 12/23/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Louisiana-Lafayette @ Louisville (L)
Sun 12/27/09 1:00PM CBK: Big East/Radford @ Louisville (L)
Tue 12/29/09 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ West Virginia (L)
Tue 12/29/09 9:00PM CBK: Big East/Syracuse @ Seton Hall (L)
Wed 12/30/09 7:00PM CBK: Big South/George Mason @ Radford (L)
Wed 12/30/09 9:00PM CBK: Big East/Providence @ Notre Dame (L)
Wed 12/30/09 12:00AM CBK: Big East/South Florida @ Louisville (DB)

January:
Sat 1/2/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Pittsburgh @ Syracuse (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 1/2/10 2:00PM WBK: Big East/West Virginia @ St. John's (L)
Sat 1/2/10 8:00PM CBK: Big East/Cincinnati @ Rutgers (L)
Sun 1/3/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Georgetown @ DePaul (L)
Sun 1/3/10 5:30PM CBK: Big East/Providence @ St. John's (L)
Wed 1/6/10 8:00PM CBK: Big East/Georgetown @ Marquette (L)
Sat 1/9/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ Louisville (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 1/9/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ Villanova (L)
Sat 1/9/10 4:00PM CBK: CAA/UNC-Wilmington @ George Mason (L)
Sat 1/9/10 6:00PM CBK: Big East/Cincinnati @ Seton Hall (L)
Sat 1/9/10 8:00PM CBK: Big East/Rutgers @ Providence (L)
Sat 1/9/10 11:00PM CBK: Big 12/Nebraska @ Texas A&M (DB)
Sat 1/9/10 1:00AM WBK: Big East/Villanova @ Notre Dame (DB)
Sun 1/10/10 12:00PM CBK: Patriot League/Holy Cross @ Lafayette (DB)
Sun 1/10/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/South Florida @ Syracuse (L)
Wed 1/13/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/West Virginia @ South Florida (L)
Wed 1/13/10 9:00PM CBK: Big East/Syracuse @ Rutgers (DB)
Thu 1/14/10 7:00PM CBK: Big South/Gardner-Webb @ Liberty (L)
Thu 1/14/10 9:00PM CBK: WAC/Fresno St @ Louisiana Tech (L)
Sat 1/16/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Louisville @ Pittsburgh (GOW-HD)(L)
Sat 1/16/10 2:00PM WBK: Big East/Louisville @ Georgetown (L)
Sat 1/16/10 4:00PM CBK: Big 12/Oklahoma St @ Baylor (L)
Sat 1/16/10 7:00PM CBK: Big South/UNC-Asheville @ Liberty (L)
Sat 1/16/10 11:30PM CBK: Big 12/Kansas St @ Colorado (DB)
Sun 1/17/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Georgetown @ Villanova (GOW-HD) (L)
Sun 1/17/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/DePaul @ St. John's (L)
Sun 1/17/10 4:00PM CBK: Big East/Providence @ Marquette (L)
Mon 1/18/10 5:00PM CBK: America East/UMBC @ Stony Brook (L)
Tue 1/19/10 8:00PM CBK: Big 12/Oklahoma @ Texas A&M (L)
Wed 1/20/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ Connecticut (L)
Wed 1/20/10 9:00PM CBK: Big East/Villanova @ Rutgers (L-JIP)
Wed 1/20/10 11:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ DePaul (DB)
Thu 1/21/10 7:30PM CBK: Patriot League/Bucknell @ Lafayette(DB)
Thu 1/21/10 10:00PM CBK: WAC/Utah St @ Fresno St (L)
Sat 1/23/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Rutgers @ Georgetown (GOW-HD)(L)
Sat 1/23/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/DePaul @ Notre Dame (L)
Sat 1/23/10 4:00PM CBK: CAA/George Mason @ Towson (L)
Sat 1/23/10 6:00PM CBK: Big South/Liberty @ Radford (L)
Sat 1/23/10 8:00PM CBK: CAA/James Madison @ UNC-Wilmington (L)
Sat 1/23/10 11:00PM CBK: Big 12/Nebraska @ Missouri (DB)
Sat 1/23/10 1:00AM CBK: Big 12/Oklahoma St @ Kansas St (DB)
Sun 1/24/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Cincinnati @ Louisville (L)
Sun 1/24/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Pittsburgh @ Seton Hall (L)
Sun 1/24/10 4:00PM CBK: MAAC/Rider @ Niagara (L)
Sun 1/24/10 6:00PM WBK: Big East/ Pittsburgh @ Providence (DB)
Tue 1/26/10 8:30PM CBK: Big East/West Virginia @ DePaul (L)
Wed 1/27/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Connecticut @ Providence (L)
Wed 1/27/10 9:00PM CBK: Big 12/Iowa St @ Oklahoma (L)
Thu 1/28/10 7:00PM CBK: CAA/Georgia St @ Old Dominion (L)
Thu 1/28/10 9:00PM CBK: Big South/VMI @ Liberty (DB)
Thu 1/28/10 11:30PM CBK: Patriot League/Army @ Lafayette (DB)
Sat 1/30/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ Connecticut (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 1/30/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Syracuse @ DePaul (L)
Sat 1/30/10 4:00PM CBK: MAAC/Siena @ Marist (L)
Sat 1/30/10 6:00PM CBK: CAA/Towson @ UNC-Wilmington (L)
Sat 1/30/10 8:00PM CBK: Big South/High Point @ Gardner-Webb (L)
Sat 1/30/10 11:00PM WBK: Big East/ Seton Hall @ Villanova (DB)
Sun 1/31/10 1:00PM CBK: Big East/Pittsburgh @ South Florida (L)
Sun 1/31/10 3:00PM CBK: Patriot League/American @ Lafayette (DB)

February:
Mon 2/1/10 7:00PM CBK: MAAC/Canisius @ Iona (L)
Mon 2/1/10 11:00PM WBK: Big South/Charleston Southern @ Winthrop (DB)
Mon 2/1/10 1:00AM WBK: MAAC/Fairfield @ Iona (DB)
Tue 2/2/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Providence @ Syracuse (L)
Tue 2/2/10 9:00PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ Rutgers (DB)
Wed 2/3/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/South Florida @ Georgetown (L)
Thu 2/4/10 8:00PM CBK: Big South/Winthrop @ Liberty (L)
Thu 2/4/10 10:00PM CBK: WAC/San Jose St @ Louisiana Tech (L-JIP)
Sat 2/6/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ Providence (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 2/6/10 2:00PM CBK: A-10/UNC-Charlotte @ Fordham (L)
Sat 2/6/10 4:00PM CBK: Big East/Rutgers @ Louisville (L)
Sat 2/6/10 6:00PM CBK: Big East/Seton Hall @ Pittsburgh (L)
Sat 2/6/10 8:00PM CBK: Big East/DePaul @ Connecticut (L)
Sat 2/6/10 11:00PM CBK: Big South/Presbyterian @ Liberty (DB)
Sat 2/6/10 1:00AM WBK: Big East/Rutgers @ South Florida (DB)
Sun 2/7/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/South Florida @ Notre Dame (GOW-HD) (L)
Sun 2/7/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Syracuse @ Cincinnati (L)
Sun 2/7/10 4:00PM CBK: MAAC/Manhattan @ St. Peter's (DB)
Mon 2/8/10 8:00PM CBK: Big East/Robert Morris @ Pittsburgh (L)
Mon 2/8/10 10:00PM CBK: MAAC/Fairfield @ Siena (DB)
Mon 2/8/10 12:00AM WBK: Big South/Gardner-Webb @ Liberty (DB)
Tue 2/9/10 8:00PM CBK: Big 12/Texas Tech @ Oklahoma (L)
Wed 2/10/10 7:00PM CBK: CAA/UNC-Wilmington @ Towson (L)
Thu 2/11/10 7:00PM CBK: America East/UMBC @ Hartford (L)
Thu 2/11/10 9:00PM CBK: Patriot League/Colgate University @ Lafayette (DB)
Sat 2/13/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Cincinnati @ Connecticut (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 2/13/10 2:00PM WBK: Big East/Cincinnati @ Syracuse (L)
Sat 2/13/10 4:00PM CBK: Big 12/Nebraska @ Texas (L)
Sat 2/13/10 6:00PM CBK: Big South/Charleston Southern @ High Point (L)
Sat 2/13/10 8:30PM CBK: Big East/South Florida @ Marquette (L)
Sat 2/13/10 10:30PM CBK: Big 12/Colorado @ Kansas St (DB)
Sun 2/14/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/DePaul @ Seton Hall (GOW-HD) (L)
Sun 2/14/10 2:00PM CBK: MAAC/Loyola @ Iona (L)
Sun 2/14/10 4:00PM CBK: Big East/Georgetown @ Rutgers (L)
Sun 2/14/10 7:30PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ Notre Dame (L)
Sun 2/14/10 9:30PM CBK: Patriot League/Navy @ Lafayette (DB)
Mon 2/15/10 7:00PM CBK: MAAC/Rider @ St. Peter's (L)
Mon 2/15/10 11:00PM WBK: Big South/Radford @ High Point (DB)
Mon 2/15/10 1:00AM WBK: MAAC/Niagara @ St. Peter's (DB)
Tue 2/16/10 7:00PM CBK: CAA/William & Mary @ George Mason (L)
Tue 2/16/10 9:00PM CBK: Big South/Radford @ Liberty (DB)
Wed 2/17/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/West Virginia @ Providence (L)
Wed 2/17/10 9:00PM CBK: Big East/Seton Hall @ St. John's (DB)
Thu 2/18/10 7:00PM CBK: NEC/Central Connecticut St @ Mt. St. Mary's (L)
Sat 2/20/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ South Florida (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 2/20/10 2:00PM WBK: Big East/DePaul @ Marquette (L)
Sat 2/20/10 4:00PM CBK: Big East/Connecticut @ Rutgers (L)
Sat 2/20/10 7:00PM CBK: Big South/High Point @ Liberty (L)
Sat 2/20/10 9:00PM CBK: Big 12/Missouri @ Nebraska (DB)
Sun 2/21/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ Cincinnati (L)
Sun 2/21/10 4:00PM CBK: Patriot League/Lehigh @ Lafayette (DB)
Tue 2/23/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/Rutgers @ Seton Hall (L)
Wed 2/24/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/DePaul @ Cincinnati (L)
Wed 2/24/10 9:00PM CBK: Big East/South Florida @ Villanova (L)
Wed 2/24/10 11:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ St. John's (DB)
Sat 2/27/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Pittsburgh @ St. John's (L)
Sat 2/27/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Cincinnati @ West Virginia (GOW-HD) (L)
Sat 2/27/10 4:00PM CBK: Big South/Winthrop @ Radford (L)
Sat 2/27/10 6:00PM CBK: A-10/UNC-Charlotte @ George Washington (L)
Sat 2/27/10 8:00PM CBK: CAA/William & Mary @ UNC-Wilmington (L)
Sat 2/27/10 10:00PM WBK: Big East/Georgetown @ Connecticut (DB)
Sat 2/27/10 12:00AM CBK: Big 12/Texas Tech @ Nebraska (DB)
Sun 2/28/10 12:00PM CBK: Big East/Marquette @ Seton Hall (L)
Sun 2/28/10 2:00PM CBK: MAAC/Niagara @ Fairfield (DB)
Sun 2/28/10 4:00PM CBK: NEC/Robert Morris @ Mt. St. Mary's (DB)

March:
Tue 3/2/10 7:00PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ Syracuse (L)
Wed 3/3/10 8:00PM CBK: Big 12/Kansas St @ Kansas (L)
Thu 3/4/10 10:00PM CBK: WAC/San Jose St @ Idaho (L)
Fri 3/5/10 8:30PM CBK: Big East/St. John's @ DePaul (L)
Sat 3/6/10 12:00PM WBK: Big East/Big East Women's Tournament 2nd Round #1 (L)
Sat 3/6/10 2:00PM CBK: Big East/Connecticut @ South Florida (L)
Sat 3/6/10 4:30PM CBK: Big East/Rutgers @ Pittsburgh (L)
Sat 3/6/10 7:30PM CBK: MAAC/Men's Tournament Quarterfinal #3 (L)
Sat 3/6/10 10:00PM CBK: MAAC/Men's Tournament Quarterfinal #4 (L)
Sat 3/6/10 12:00AM CBK: Big East/Notre Dame @ Marquette (DB)
Sun 3/7/10 TBA WBK: MAAC/Women's Tournament Final (L)
Sun 3/7/10 TBA CBK: MAAC/Men's Tournament Semifinal #1 (L)
Sun 3/7/10 TBA CBK: MAAC/Men's Tournament Semifinal #2 (L)
Sat 3/13/10 1:00PM WBK: Big South/Women's Tournament Semifinal #1 (L)
Sat 3/13/10 3:00PM WBK: Big South/Women's Tournament Semifinal #2 (L)
Sun 3/14/10 2:00PM WBK: Big South/Women's Tournament Final (L)


updated 11/18/09