ESPNU To Feature Holy Cross Athletics On July 25

July 12, 2005

WORCESTER, Mass. - The College of the Holy Cross will be featured by ESPNU on Monday, July 25, as five games involving the Crusaders will be shown that day. The broadcast schedule includes three men's basketball games, one women's basketball game and one football game.

The men's basketball games to be shown all come from the 2005 postseason. ESPNU will broadcast the Crusaders' contest against Bucknell in the Patriot League championship game, as well as Holy Cross' two games from the National Invitation Tournament, against Notre Dame and St. Joseph's. For women's basketball, the 2005 NCAA first round game against Ohio State will be shown. And the football team will be featured in its 1987 contest against Villanova, which was the final game in the collegiate career of Gordie Lockbaum.

The ESPNU schedule for July 25 follows.

ESPNU Broadcast Schedule, July 25, 2005
11:15 a.m.   Women's Basketball   Holy Cross vs. Ohio State, 3/20/2005
1:00 p.m.    Men's Basketball     Holy Cross vs. Bucknell, 3/11/2005
3:00 p.m.    Football             Holy Cross vs. Villanova, 11/19/1987
6:00 p.m.    Men's Basketball     Holy Cross vs. Notre Dame, 3/15/2005
7:45 p.m.    Men's Basketball     Holy Cross vs. St. Joseph's, 3/21/2005