Sept. 20, 2013
CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – In addition to its season opener versus Air Force on ESPNU, the Army men’s basketball team will make at least three more national television appearances on CBS Sports Network as part of the Patriot League’s television schedule announced this week.
The Black Knights’ first CBS Sports Network appearance will be Jan. 11 at Navy. Army will also play in front of a national television audience on Jan. 19 versus Bucknell and Feb. 8 versus Navy. The last two dates on the television schedule, Feb. 23 and March 1, are designated flex games which could include the Black Knights’ trip to American and the home contest versus Lafayette. Both Patriot League Tournament semifinals and the Patriot League Championship will be broadcast live by CBSSN.
The Patriot League and CBS Sports Network are entering the third season of a multi-year deal announced in June 2011 in which the Network airs Patriot League men and women's basketball, men's lacrosse and football.
CBS Sports Network is the 24-hour cable home of CBS Sports. It is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers on Verizon FiOS Channel 94 and AT&T U-Verse Channel 643 (1643 in HD) and via satellite on DIRECTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information on how to get CBS Sports Network, visit CBSSportsNetwork.com.