Patriot League Announces Basketball Television Schedule

Sept. 24, 2008

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - The Patriot League announced Wednesday that seven regular-season basketball games and the Patriot League women's basketball championship matchup will air on ESPNU during the 2008-2009 campaign, while the Patriot League men's basketball championship game will be featured on ESPN2 on March 13. Holy Cross will be shown twice during the regular season, at Bucknell on Jan. 17 and at home against American on Jan. 24.

"We are pleased to once again feature Patriot League regular season and championship basketball contests on the ESPN networks," Patriot League executive director Carolyn Schlie Femovich said. "We are excited to have appearances for all eight of our men's basketball teams and multiple games featuring each of our last three Patriot League champions."

The complete Patriot League television schedule on ESPNU and ESPN2 follows.

2009 Patriot League Men's Basketball Schedule on ESPNU
Sat., Jan. 10 - Bucknell at Navy, 5:00 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 17 - Holy Cross at Bucknell, 12:00 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 24 - American at Holy Cross, 2:00 p.m.
Sun., Jan. 25 - Navy at Army, 12:00 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 14 - Colgate at American, 1:00 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 22 - Lafayette at Lehigh, 12:00 p.m.

2009 Patriot League Men's Basketball Schedule on ESPN2
Fri., Mar. 13 - Championship Game, 4:45 p.m.

2009 Patriot League Women's Basketball Schedule on ESPNU
Sat., Feb. 7 - Lehigh at American, 4:00 p.m.
Wed., Mar. 11 - Championship Game, 6:00 p.m.