FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, January 28th, 2013
NBC SPORTS NETWORK PRESENTS MORE THAN 10 HOURS OF COLLEGE BASKETBALL THIS WEEK
Stan Van Gundy to Serve as Analyst for Drexel – George Mason on Thursday Night at 7 P.M. ET
College Basketball Tripleheader on Saturday
No. 15 New Mexico Hosts Nevada Saturday Night at 8 P.M. ET
NEW YORK – January 28, 2013 – NBC Sports Network’s coverage of the 2012 college basketball season continues this week with five games and more than 10 hours of coverage, highlighted by a tripleheader on Saturday.
Coverage begins tonight with Drexel hosting Delaware at 7 p.m. ET from the Daskalakis Athletic Center in Philadelphia, PA. Mike Corey will manage play-by-play duties for the game and will be joined by analyst Ron Thompson.
Thursday night at 7 p.m. ET, former NBA head coach and NBC Sports Network analyst Stan Van Gundy will pair with veteran play-by-play announcer Corey to call Drexel and George Mason at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va.
NBC Sports Network’s college basketball tripleheader begins on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET, when Dayton travels to the Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis, Mo. to take on Saint Louis. Dave Strader will handle play-by-play duties alongside analyst Mike Kaplan.
At 6 p.m. ET Princeton hosts Columbia at the L. Stockwell Jadwin Gymnasium in Princeton, N.J. Randy Moss will serve as the play-by-play announcer for the matchup and will be joined analyst Dalen Cuff.
At 8 p.m. ET No. 15 New Mexico hosts Nevada at the Davalos Basketball Center in Albuquerque, N.M. Play-by-play announcer Steve Schlanger will call the action with analyst Blaine Fowler.
The NBC Sports Network will televise more than 65 college basketball games this season — the most in its history — featuring more than 40 different schools. The majority of the games and teams will come from the Atlantic 10, Mountain West, Colonial Athletic Association and Ivy League conferences.
|Mon., Jan. 28||Delaware at Drexel||7 p.m.|
|Thurs., Jan. 31||Drexel at George Mason||7 p.m.|
|Sat., Feb. 2||Dayton at Saint Louis||2 p.m.|
|Sat., Feb 2||Columbia at Princeton||6 p.m.|
|Sat., Feb. 2||Nevada at New Mexico||8 p.m.|
–NBC Sports Group–