FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
30-PLUS 2020-21 ATLANTIC 10 BASKETBALL GAMES PRESENTED THIS SEASON ACROSS NBC SPORTS
Season Coverage Tips Off with Doubleheader This Saturday When Saint Louis Hosts Evansville at 3 p.m. ET & Old Dominion Travels to VCU at 5 p.m. ET on NBCSN
Exclusive Coverage of Second Round and Quarterfinals of A-10 Men’s Basketball Championship Presented on NBCSN
All Games Streamed on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports App
STAMFORD, Conn. – Dec. 9, 2020 – More than 30 Atlantic 10 Conference basketball games will be presented by NBC Sports during the 2020-21 season, including 25 regular-season men’s matchups and exclusive coverage of the second round and quarterfinals of the 2021 Atlantic 10 Men’s Championship across NBCSN, NBCSports.com, and the NBC Sports app.
Season coverage tips off with a doubleheader this Saturday, Dec. 12, at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN, when the Saint Louis Billikens host the Evansville Purple Aces at Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis, Mo, followed by the VCU Rams facing the Old Dominion Monarchs at 5 p.m. ET at Siegel Center in Richmond, Va.
Richmond is currently ranked No. 19 in the AP Top 25 poll. Dayton is the defending regular season A-10 champion.
Coverage of A-10 conference play tips off Saturday, Jan. 2, with a quadruple-header featuring eight consecutive hours of A-10 men’s basketball, beginning at 12:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN. Another quadruple-header of conference action will be featured on Saturday, Jan. 9 on NBCSN. NBC Sports’ Atlantic 10 regular-season coverage culminates Sunday, Feb. 21, at 2:30 p.m. ET, when St. Bonaventure faces George Washington.
NBCSN will also provide exclusive live coverage of the second round and quarterfinals of the 2021 A-10 Men’s Basketball Championship on Thursday, March 11, and Friday, March 12, from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. In total, NBCSN will broadcast eight A-10 Championship matchups over the course of two days.
Three A-10 women’s basketball conference games will be presented on NBCSN over the course of the season. Matchups and dates will be announced in the future.
2020-21 ATLANTIC 10 MEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE ON NBCSN
|Saturday, Dec. 12||Evansville at Saint Louis||3 p.m.|
|Saturday, Dec. 12||Old Dominion at VCU||5 p.m.|
|Saturday, Dec. 19||Ole Miss at Dayton||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Dec. 19||Delaware at La Salle||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 2||Duquesne at George Washington||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 2||Davidson at VCU||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 2||George Mason at Dayton||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 2||UMass at Saint Louis||6:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, Jan. 3||Saint Joseph’s at Rhode Island||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 9||George Washington at St. Bonaventure||Noon|
|Saturday, Jan. 9||Fordham at Duquesne||2 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 9||La Salle at UMass||4 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 9||Saint Louis at Saint Joseph’s||6 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 16||George Mason at Rhode Island||2 p.m.|
|Sunday, Jan. 17||Dayton at George Washington||2:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, Jan. 17||UMass at Fordham||4:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 23||George Mason at Saint Joseph’s||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 23||La Salle at No. 19 Richmond||2:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, Jan. 24||Fordham at Rhode Island||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 30||La Salle at VCU||1 p.m.|
|Sunday, Feb. 7||VCU at Duquesne||4 p.m.|
|Sunday, Feb. 14||St. Bonaventure at UMass||2 p.m.|
|Saturday, Feb. 20||Davidson at Saint Joseph’s||12:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Feb. 20||George Mason at VCU||2:30 p.m.|
|Sunday, Feb. 21||St. Bonaventure at George Washington||2:30 p.m.|
|Saturday, Feb. 27||Rhode Island at UMass||4:30 p.m.|
2021 ATLANTIC 10 MEN’S CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE ON NBCSN
|Thursday, March 11||A-10 Championship Second Round||Noon|
|Thursday, March 11||A-10 Championship Second Round||6 p.m.|
|Friday, March 12||A-10 Championship Quarterfinals||Noon|
|Friday, March 12||A-10 Championship Quarterfinals||6 p.m.|
2020-21 ATLANTIC 10 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE ON NBCSN
|Friday, Jan. 22||UMass at Saint Louis||1 p.m.|
|Friday, Feb. 12||Saint Joseph’s at Fordham||Noon|
|Thursday, Feb. 18||UMass at St. Bonaventure||Noon|
Note: All games and times are subject to change.
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.