CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charleston Southern Women's Basketball will appear on television twice this season as part of the Big South Conference's 2016-17 TV package as announced by the league office on Tuesday. The Lady Bucs' matchups at Longwood (Jan. 28) and Winthrop (March 4) will be broadcast exclusively on ESPN3. ESPN3 will also televise CSU's non-conference game at Lipscomb (Nov. 26).
CSU's other 16 Big South contests, as well as seven of its non-conference home games, will be broadcast live on the Big South Network.
2016-17 Charleston Southern Women's Basketball ESPN Schedule
Sat., Nov. 26 @ Lipscomb – 5 p.m. (ESPN3)
Sat., Jan. 28 @ Longwood – 2 p.m. (ESPN3)
Sat., March 4 @ Winthrop – 4 p.m. (ESPN3)
*CSU's other 16 conference games and its seven out-of-conference home games will be broadcast live on the Big South Network.
In addition, the American Sports Network (ASN) will televise two regular-season Big South Sunday games.
ESPN3 is the exclusive home of the Big South Women's Basketball Championship for the fifth straight year, as coverage of the Quarterfinal round on March 10 begins a seven-game-in-three-day package to determine the league's automatic bid recipient to the NCAA Tournament. The Semifinals will be carried on Saturday, March 11, while the Finals will air live on Sunday, March 12. Below is the Big South's exclusive eight-game regular-season television package:
|Sun., Jan. 15||Liberty at Gardner-Webb||1:00 p.m.||ASN|
|Sat., Jan. 21||Liberty at UNC Asheville||2:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Jan. 28||Charleston Southern at Longwood||2:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sun., Jan. 29||Presbyterian at High Point||1:00 p.m.||ASN|
|Sat., Feb. 4||UNC Asheville at High Point||2:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Feb. 18||Presbyterian at Radford||2:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., Feb. 25||Gardner-Webb at Campbell||2:00 p.m.||ESPN3|
|Sat., March 4||Charleston Southern at Winthrop||4:00 p.m.||ESPN3|