SoCon Basketball Television Schedule for 2009-2010 Released
STATESBORO, Ga. -- For the second straight year, Georgia Southern and Davidson will match up for a "SoCon Saturday" TV game in January. The January 23 contest between the Eagles and the Wildcats has been selected as one of the 14 men's basketball games televised by SportSouth for the 2009-2010 season.
The SoCon men's schedule includes 10 conference games for "SoCon Saturday" and four contests pitting SoCon teams against ACC opponents, as well as both semifinal matchups from the 2010 Southern Conference Men's Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte. All 12 conference schools are represented on the telecast schedule. The Southern Conference and SportSouth partnership has prospered since the network's inception in 1990.
Georgia Southern will have one other TV appearance this season, Fox Sports Network Florida for its game against Florida on Wednesday, Nov. 18th. All Eagle men's basketball home games are available on Eagle Vision with free audio and subscription-based video services.
New Men's Basketball Coach Charlton Young and the Eagles open the 2009-2010 season at home Friday, November 13 against Reinhardt. Young, who played on the last team to earn bid to the NCAA tournament in 1992, was the MVP of the 1992 SoCon Tournament and earned All-Southern Conference team honors in 1993.
The entire Eagle Men's Basketball schedule is available online at www.GeorgiaSouthernEagles.com.
SoCon Men's Basketball Telecast Schedule
Nov. 13 UNC Greensboro at Duke 7 p.m. FOX Sports South
Nov. 20 Clemson at UNC Greensboro 7 p.m. FOX Sports South
Dec. 14 Georgia Tech at Chattanooga 7 p.m. FOX Sports South
Dec. 31 NC State at UNC Greensboro 7 p.m. FOX Sports South
Jan. 9 Appalachian State at Davidson 2 p.m. SportSouth
Jan. 16 College of Charleston at Chattanooga 2:30 p.m. SportSouth
Jan. 23 Davidson at Georgia Southern 2 p.m. SportSouth
Jan. 30 Furman at Wofford 3 p.m. SportSouth
Feb. 6 Samford at College of Charleston 4 p.m. SportSouth
Feb. 13 The Citadel at Elon 6 p.m. SportSouth
Feb. 20 UNC Greensboro at The Citadel 1 p.m. SportSouth
Feb. 27 Chattanooga at Western Carolina 3 p.m. SportSouth
March 7 Conference Tournament Semifinal 6 p.m. SportSouth
March 7 Conference Tournament Semifinal 8:30 p.m. SportSouth
*Games televised on FOX Sports South will also be available on FOX Sports Carolinas in
North Carolina and South Carolina and FOX Sports Tennessee in Tennessee
All Times Eastern; Schedule Subject to Change
- Category: Men's Basketball
- Published on Tuesday, 22 September 2009 17:13