Fox Sports Prime Ticket To Televise CSUN Men's Basketball Game At UC Irvine
Northridge, Ca - The success of the Cal State Northridge men's basketball team is paying huge dividends regarding increased television exposure.
Fox Sports Prime Ticket announced on Tuesday that the Big West game on March 1 at UC Irvine is being added to their television schedule as a "wild card" broadcast. The game is now scheduled for 1:00 p.m. (pt) at UCI's Bren Center. It had been originally scheduled for 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday's announcement comes a day after ESPN announced they will be televising the Matador's Feb. 23th ESPNU BracketBuster game against Rider. That game will be televised on either ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPN360 or ESPN Classic. The time and channel will be unveiled on Feb. 11.
Cal State Northridge is also under consideration for another Fox Sports Prime Ticket "wild card" game on Mar. 8 against Cal Poly at The Matadome.
The Matadors have already been on television twice this year; at Washington (Fox Sports Northwest/Fox Sports Prime Ticket) and against Long Beach State (Fox Sports Prime Ticket).
The Cal State Northridge game at Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 28 will be televised on KVMD.