FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, September 14th, 2017
NBCSN ANNOUNCES 2017-18 ATLANTIC 10 BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
Schedule Highlighted by More Than 30 Atlantic 10 Conference Matchups
Exclusive Coverage of Second Round and Quarterfinals of A-10 Men’s Basketball Championship
All Games Streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports App
STAMFORD, Conn. – September 14, 2017 – NBCSN will present more than 30 Atlantic 10 basketball games during the 2017-18 season, including 21 regular-season Atlantic 10 men’s basketball matchups, three regular-season Atlantic 10 women’s basketball games, and exclusive coverage of the second round and quarterfinals of the Atlantic 10 Men’s Basketball Championship.
All A-10 basketball games televised on NBCSN will also be streamed live on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
NBCSN’s 2017-18 A-10 basketball schedule is highlighted by 21 regular season men’s games, featuring all 14 member schools, including Davidson, Dayton, Duquesne, Fordham, George Mason, George Washington, La Salle, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Richmond, St. Bonaventure, Saint Joseph’s, Saint Louis, and VCU. The schedule boasts eight games featuring teams from last season’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament (Dayton, Rhode Island and VCU), including four games with 2017 A-10 regular-season champion Dayton.
In addition, NBCSN will present three regular season A-10 women’s basketball games, featuring six member schools, including Duquesne, Fordham, Richmond, St. Bonaventure, Saint Joseph’s and Saint Louis.
Coverage of the A-10 on NBCSN begins Sunday, November 26, at 5 p.m. ET, when the La Salle Explorers host Big 5 rival Temple Owls at Tom Gola Arena in Philadelphia, Pa. NBCSN’s coverage of the 2017-18 A-10 women’s basketball season will debut on Wednesday, January 10, with a matchup between Richmond and Saint Joseph’s.
NBCSN’s exclusive coverage of the second round and quarterfinals of the A-10 Men’s Basketball Championship begins Thursday, March 8 at noon ET, from Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C.
2017 -18 A-10 BASKETBALL ON NBCSN SCHEDULE (all times ET)
|Sunday, November 26||Temple at La Salle||5 p.m.|
|Saturday, December 9||Penn at Dayton||3 p.m.|
|Saturday, December 16||Georgia at UMass||3 p.m.|
|Saturday, December 23||Wagner at Dayton||3 p.m.|
|Saturday, December 30||Fordham at VCU||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, December 30||UMass at St. Bonaventure||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, December 30||Davidson at Richmond||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 6||UMass at Dayton||Noon|
|Saturday, January 6||VCU at La Salle||2 p.m.|
|Sunday, January 7||Davidson at George Mason||Noon|
|Wednesday, January 10||Richmond at Saint Joseph’s (Women’s)||Noon|
|Saturday, January 13||La Salle at Duquesne||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 13||Saint Louis at George Mason||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 13||George Washington at Richmond||4:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, January 14||Davidson at Fordham||3 p.m.|
|Sunday, January 14||Saint Joseph’s at UMass||5 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 20||George Washington at VCU||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 20||La Salle at Richmond||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 20||George Mason at Duquesne||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, January 27||Duquesne at Rhode Island||Noon|
|Saturday, January 27||UMass at Fordham||2 p.m.|
|Sunday, January 28||George Washington at St. Bonaventure||Noon|
|Sunday, January 28||Richmond at Davidson||2 p.m.|
|Sunday, January 28||St. Bonaventure at Duquesne (Women’s)||4 p.m.|
|Wednesday, January 31||Fordham at Saint Louis (Women’s)||Noon|
|Saturday, February 3||George Mason at Richmond||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, February 3||Duquesne at St. Bonaventure||6:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 3||George Washington at Dayton||12:30 p.m.|
|Thursday, March 8||Atlantic 10 Championship Second Round||Noon|
|Thursday, March 8||Atlantic 10 Championship Second Round||2:30 p.m.|
|Thursday, March 8||Atlantic 10 Championship Second Round||6 p.m.|
|Thursday, March 8||Atlantic 10 Championship Second Round||8:30 p.m.|
|Friday, March 9||Atlantic 10 Championship Quarterfinals||Noon|
|Friday, March 9||Atlantic 10 Championship Quarterfinals||2:30 p.m.|
|Friday, March 9||Atlantic 10 Championship Quarterfinals||6 p.m.|
|Friday, March 9||Atlantic 10 Championship Quarterfinals||8:30 p.m.|
All games and times subject to change.
NBCSPORTS.COM AND THE NBC SPORTS APP
All A-10 basketball games will be streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product for desktops, mobile devices, tablets, and connected TVs. The NBC Sports app will stream all games via “TV Everywhere,” giving consumers additional value to their subscription service, and making high quality content available to MVPD customers both in and out of the home and on multiple platforms. Powered by Playmaker Media, the NBC Sports app is available on Apple iOS, Android and select Samsung devices, as well as on Amazon Fire, Apple TV, Chromecast, and Roku.
ABOUT THE ATLANTIC 10 CONFERENCE
The Atlantic 10 Conference was founded in 1975 and consists of 14 diverse members across eight states and Washington, D.C. The mission of the Atlantic 10 is to provide an enhanced student-athlete experience through 21 nationally competitive championship sports. The basketball-centric conference is committed to integrity, educational excellence and providing quality equitable championship experiences for its student-athletes, coaches, and support staff. The membership consists of Davidson College, the University of Dayton, Duquesne University, Fordham University, George Mason University, The George Washington University, La Salle University, the University of Massachusetts, the University of Rhode Island, University of Richmond, St. Bonaventure University, Saint Joseph’s University, Saint Louis University and Virginia Commonwealth University. For more information, visit www.atlantic10.com.
-NBC SPORTS GROUP-