Colorado Men’s Basketball Pac-12, Television Schedules Announced
The University of Colorado men’s basketball team will once again appear on prime, national television slots throughout the 2017-18 season as the Pac-12 Conference announced the school’s broadcast package Tuesday.
In all 27 regular season games will air on a national or regional basis, with 16 of those contests on the Pac-12 Networks. Five games are slated for FS1 and four will air on ESPNU.
The Buffaloes will make and one appearance on the Big Ten and AT&T Sports Networks. Colorado’s game against Iowa in Sioux Falls, S.D., on Friday, Dec. 22, will tip on BTN at 7 p.m., while its contest at Colorado State on Saturday, Dec. 2, will tip at 11 a.m. on AT&T Sports Network, formerly known as FSN Rocky Mountain.
Colorado’s game at Xavier on Saturday, Dec. 9, will air on FS1 and will be at either 12:30 p.m. or 3 p.m.
While the Pac-12 opponent weekends were announced earlier this summer, the order, dates and times have now been released. Colorado opens conference play on the road for the third-straight year with a trip to the Oregon schools. The Buffaloes start out at Oregon State (Friday, Jan. 29, 9 p.m., ESPNU) before facing defending league champion and 2017 NCAA Final Four participant Oregon (Sunday, Dec. 31, 8 p.m., Pac-12)
Colorado opens the home portion of its Pac-12 schedule by hosting Arizona State on Thursday, Jan. 4, at 6:30 p.m. and then Arizona on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 12 p.m. Both games will air nationally on the Pac-12 Network.
Colorado will alternate home and away for the first six weeks of the Pac-12 schedule, before enjoying a three-game home set. The Buffaloes will host travel partner Utah on Friday, Feb. 2, at 7 p.m. on FS1, with California (Wednesday, Feb. 7, 9 p.m., ESPNU) and Stanford (Sunday, Feb. 11, 2 p.m., Pac-12) visiting the following week.
Colorado will play five of its final eight league games at home. USC and UCLA will wrap up the Buffaloes’ home schedule. The Trojans visit Boulder on Wednesday, Feb. 21, for an 8:30 p.m. tip on FS1. Colorado hosts UCLA on Senior Day, Sunday, Feb. 25, at 2 p.m. on ESPNU
In all the Buffaloes will have 16 home dates at the Coors Events Center, which includes an exhibition contest against Colorado Mines on Monday, Oct. 30, at 7 p.m. Three of Colorado’s Pac-12 Network games are scheduled for the Mountain channel; the first two nonconference games against Northern Colorado (Friday, Nov. 10, 6 p.m.) and Denver (Tuesday, Nov. 14, 7 p.m.) and the final regular season game at Utah (Saturday, Mar. 3, 5 p.m.).
Colorado men’s basketball season tickets are on sale now and begin as low as $155. Visit CUBuffs.com/tickets or call 303-49BUFFS for more information.
|Mon., Oct. 30||COLORADO MINES (Exhibition)||BOULDER||7 p.m.|
|Fri., Nov. 10||NORTHERN COLORADO||BOULDER||6 p.m.||PAC12M|
|Tue., Nov. 14||DENVER||BOULDER||7 p.m.||PAC12M|
|Paradise Jam – University of the Virgin Islands Sports & Fitness Center|
|Fri., Nov. 17||^-vs. Quinnipiac||St. Thomas, U.S. VI||3:30 p.m.||FloHoops|
|Nov. 18-19||^-vs. Wake Forest/Drake||St. Thomas, U.S. VI||3:30/5:30 p.m.||FloHoops|
|Mon., Nov. 20||^-vs. TBA||St. Thomas, U.S. VI||TBA||FloHoops|
|Sun., Nov. 26||AIR FORCE||BOULDER||2 p.m.||PAC12|
|Sat., Dec. 2||at Colorado State||Fort Collins, Colo.||11 a.m.||ATTSN|
|Wed., Dec. 6||NEW MEXICO||BOULDER||7 p.m.||PAC12|
|Sat., Dec. 9||at Xavier||Cincinnati, Ohio||12:30/3 p.m.||FS1|
|Tue., Dec. 12||SAN DIEGO||BOULDER||6 p.m.||PAC12|
|Fri., Dec. 15||SOUTH DAKOTA STATE||BOULDER||6 p.m.||PAC12|
|Fri., Dec. 22||#-vs. Iowa||Sioux Falls, S.D.||7 p.m.||BTN|
|Fri., Dec. 29||*at Oregon State||Corvallis, Ore.||9 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Sun., Dec. 31||*at Oregon||Eugene, Ore.||8 p.m.||PAC12|
|Thu., Jan. 4||*ARIZONA STATE||BOULDER||6:30 p.m.||PAC12|
|Sat., Jan. 6||*ARIZONA||BOULDER||12 p.m.||PAC12|
|Wed., Jan. 10||*at USC||Los Angeles, Calif.||8 p.m.||FS1|
|Sat., Jan. 13||*at UCLA||Los Angeles, Calif.||8:30 p.m.||PAC12|
|Thu., Jan. 18||*WASHINGTON STATE||BOULDER||6 p.m.||PAC12|
|Sat., Jan. 20||*WASHINGTON||BOULDER||4 p.m.||PAC12|
|Thu., Jan. 25||*at Arizona||Tucson, Ariz.||6:30 p.m.||FS1|
|Sat., Jan. 27||*at Arizona State||Tempe, Ariz.||6 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Fri., Feb. 2||*UTAH||BOULDER||7 p.m.||FS1|
|Wed., Feb. 7||*CALIFORNIA||BOULDER||9 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Sun., Feb. 11||*STANFORD||BOULDER||2 p.m.||PAC12|
|Thu., Feb. 15||*at Washington State||Pullman, Wash.||9 p.m.||PAC12|
|Sat., Feb. 17||*at Washington||Seattle, Wash.||6 p.m.||PAC12|
|Wed., Feb. 21||*USC||BOULDER||8:30 p.m.||FS1|
|Sun., Feb. 25||*UCLA||BOULDER||2 p.m.||ESPNU|
|Sat., Mar. 3||*at Utah||Salt Lake City, Utah||5 p.m.||PAC12M|
|March 7-10||Pac-12 Tournament||Las Vegas, Nev.||TBA||TBA|
|March 13-14||NCAA First Four||Dayton, Ohio||TBA|
|March 15-18||NCAA 1st & 2nd Rounds||TBA||TBA|
|March 22-25||NCAA Regional||TBA||TBA|
|March 31 & April 2||NCAA Final Four||San Antonio, Texas||TBA|