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SEC announces Men's Basketball television Schedule

307 days ago
SEC Staff
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Birmingham, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference unveiled the television networks and start times for its 2017‐18 men's basketball schedule on Wednesday. Each of the games can be seen from anywhere in the nation. SEC Network will televise 69 games, ESPN or ESPN2 will televise 40 contests, ESPNU 11 and CBS Sports six. The SEC's games on ESPN platforms are exclusively branded as the "SEC on ESPN."

All of the games included in the ESPN package (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and SEC Network) will also be available through the ESPN app, which is accessible on computers, smartphones, tablets and connected devices to fans who receive their video subscription from an affiliated provider. Each of the CBS Sports games will be available to stream live in markets across the U.S. via the CBS All Access subscription service, with additional coverage on and the CBS Sports app.

Conference play tips off the weekend of December 30‐31 and runs through Saturday, March 3. Each SEC team plays the other 13 teams at least one time during league play. They will then play their three permanent opponents a second time and the remaining two games will be scheduled on a rotating basis. The fifth annual Big 12/SEC Challenge will take place on Saturday, January 27.

Kentucky (2), Missouri (4), Alabama (8), Florida (11), LSU (14), Arkansas (20), Texas A&M (27), Auburn (28) and Georgia (31) each have recruiting classes that rank among the top 31 of ESPN's RecruitingNation Class Rankings for 2017. Twenty‐six of ESPN's 2017 Top 100 recruits signed with SEC schools, including 21 of the top 66 players.

The SEC Network will televise the first three days of the SEC Basketball Tournament (March 7‐11) from Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo. The semifinals and championship game will be broadcast nationally on ESPN.

2017-18 SEC Men's Basketball TV Schedule
Dec. 30Texas A&M at AlabamaESPN2TBD
Dec. 30Vanderbilt at FloridaESPN2TBD
Dec. 30Tennessee at ArkansasSEC NetworkTBD
Dec. 31Georgia at KentuckyESPN6:00 p.m.
Dec. 31South Carolina at Ole MissESPN26:00 p.m.
Jan. 2Auburn at TennesseeESPNU7:00 p.m.
Jan. 2Alabama at VanderbiltSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 2Florida at Texas A&MESPN9:00 p.m.
Jan. 2Arkansas at Mississippi StateSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 3Ole Miss at GeorgiaSEC Network6:30 p.m.
Jan. 3Kentucky at LSUSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Jan. 3Missouri at South CarolinaESPN29:00 p.m.
Jan. 6Florida at MissouriCBS1:00 p.m.
Jan. 6Alabama at GeorgiaSEC Network12:00 p.m.
Jan. 6LSU at Texas A&MSEC Network2:15 p.m.
Jan. 6Mississippi State at Ole MissSEC Network4:30 p.m.
Jan. 6Arkansas at AuburnESPNU6:00 p.m.
Jan. 6Vanderbilt at South CarolinaSEC Network6:45 p.m.
Jan. 6Kentucky at TennesseeSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 9Texas A&M at KentuckyESPN7:00 p.m.
Jan. 9South Carolina at AlabamaSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 9Tennessee at VanderbiltSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 9Ole Miss at AuburnESPNU9:00 p.m.
Jan. 10Mississippi State at FloridaSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 10Georgia at MissouriESPN29:00 p.m.
Jan. 10LSU at ArkansasSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 13Florida at Ole MissCBS1:00 p.m.
Jan. 13South Carolina at GeorgiaSEC Network1:00 p.m.
Jan. 13Auburn at Mississippi StateSEC Network3:30 p.m.
Jan. 13Kentucky at VanderbiltESPN4:00 p.m.
Jan. 13Missouri at ArkansasESPN26:00 p.m.
Jan. 13Texas A&M at TennesseeSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Jan. 13Alabama at LSUSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Jan. 16Georgia at LSUESPNU7:00 p.m.
Jan. 16Vanderbilt at Mississippi StateSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 16Kentucky at South CarolinaESPN9:00 p.m.
Jan. 16Ole Miss at Texas A&MSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 17Arkansas at FloridaESPN27:00 p.m.
Jan. 17Auburn at AlabamaSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 17Tennessee at MissouriSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 20LSU at VanderbiltSEC Network1:00 p.m.
Jan. 20Ole Miss at ArkansasSEC Network3:30 p.m.
Jan. 20Missouri at Texas A&MESPN/24:00 p.m.
Jan. 20Florida at KentuckyESPN8:15 p.m.
Jan. 20Georgia at AuburnSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Jan. 20Tennessee at South CarolinaESPN26:00 p.m.
Jan. 20Mississippi State at AlabamaSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Jan. 23Arkansas at GeorgiaSEC Network6:30 p.m.
Jan. 23Vanderbilt at TennesseeESPNU7:00 p.m.
Jan. 23Alabama at Ole MissSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Jan. 23Texas A&M at LSUESPNU9:00 p.m.
Jan. 23Mississippi State at KentuckyESPN9:00 p.m.
Jan. 24South Carolina at FloridaSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 24Auburn at MissouriSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Baylor at FloridaESPN12:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Texas Tech at South CarolinaESPN212:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Ole Miss at TexasESPN22:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Oklahoma at AlabamaESPN2:15 p.m.
Jan. 27^Georgia at Kansas StateESPNU2:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Tennessee at Iowa StateESPNU4:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^TCU at VanderbiltESPN24:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Kentucky at West VirginiaESPN4:30/7 p.m.
Jan. 27^Texas A&M at KansasESPN4:30/7 p.m.
Jan. 27LSU at AuburnSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Jan. 27^Oklahoma State at ArkansasESPN26:00 p.m.
Jan. 27Missouri at Mississippi StateSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Jan. 30Florida at GeorgiaSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Jan. 30Auburn at Ole MissSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Jan. 30Vanderbilt at KentuckyESPN9:00 p.m.
Jan. 30Arkansas at Texas A&MESPNU9:00 p.m.
Jan. 31LSU at TennesseeSEC Network6:30 p.m.
Jan. 31Mississippi State at South CarolinaSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Jan. 31Missouri at AlabamaESPN29:00 p.m.
Feb. 3Kentucky at MissouriCBS2:00 p.m.
Feb. 3South Carolina at Texas A&MESPN/22:00 p.m.
Feb. 3Arkansas at LSUSEC Network3:30 p.m.
Feb. 3Alabama at FloridaESPN/24:00 p.m.
Feb. 3Georgia at Mississippi StateESPNU6:00 p.m.
Feb. 3Ole Miss at TennesseeSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Feb. 3Vanderbilt at AuburnSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Feb. 6Tennessee at KentuckyESPN7:00 p.m.
Feb. 6South Carolina at ArkansasESPN27:00 p.m.
Feb. 6Alabama at Mississippi StateSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Feb. 6Missouri at Ole MissSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Feb. 7LSU at FloridaSEC Network6:30 p.m.
Feb. 7Georgia at VanderbiltSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Feb. 7Texas A&M at AuburnESPN29:00 p.m.
Feb. 10Florida at South CarolinaCBS12:00 p.m.
Feb. 10Mississippi State at MissouriESPN/22:00 p.m.
Feb. 10Auburn at GeorgiaSEC Network3:30 p.m.
Feb. 10Kentucky at Texas A&MESPN/24/6/8 p.m.
Feb. 10Ole Miss at LSUESPNU4:00 p.m.
Feb. 10Tennessee at AlabamaSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Feb. 10Vanderbilt at ArkansasSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Feb. 13Texas A&M at MissouriESPN7:00 p.m.
Feb. 13Arkansas at Ole MissSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Feb. 13LSU at AlabamaSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Feb. 13South Carolina at TennesseeESPNU9:00 p.m.
Feb. 14Mississippi State at VanderbiltSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Feb. 14Georgia at FloridaSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Feb. 14Kentucky at AuburnESPN29:00 p.m.
Feb. 17Alabama at KentuckyCBS2:00 p.m.
Feb. 17Missouri at LSUESPN/22:00 p.m.
Feb. 17Auburn at South CarolinaSEC Network3:30 p.m.
Feb. 17Texas A&M at ArkansasESPN/24:00 p.m.
Feb. 17Florida at VanderbiltESPN/24:00 p.m.
Feb. 17Tennessee at GeorgiaSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Feb. 17Ole Miss at Mississippi StateSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Feb. 20Mississippi State at Texas A&MSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Feb. 20Vanderbilt at LSUSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Feb. 20Kentucky at ArkansasESPN9:00 p.m.
Feb. 20Ole Miss at MissouriESPN29:00 p.m.
Feb. 21Georgia at South CarolinaSEC Network6:30 p.m.
Feb. 21Alabama at AuburnSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Feb. 21Florida at TennesseeESPN29:00 p.m.
Feb. 24Tennessee at Ole MissSEC Network1:00 p.m.
Feb. 24LSU at GeorgiaESPNU2:00 p.m.
Feb. 24South Carolina at Mississippi StateSEC Network3:30 p.m.
Feb. 24Texas A&M at VanderbiltESPN/24:00 p.m.
Feb. 24Missouri at KentuckyESPN/26/8:00 p.m.
Feb. 24Arkansas at AlabamaSEC Network6:00 p.m.
Feb. 24Auburn at FloridaSEC Network8:30 p.m.
Feb. 27Florida at AlabamaESPN/27:00 p.m.
Feb. 27Missouri at VanderbiltESPN/27:00 p.m.
Feb. 27Tennessee at Mississippi StateSEC Network7:00 p.m.
Feb. 27Auburn at ArkansasSEC Network9:00 p.m.
Feb. 28LSU at South CarolinaSEC Network6:30 p.m.
Feb. 28Ole Miss at KentuckyESPN27:00 p.m.
Feb. 28Texas A&M at GeorgiaSEC Network8:30 p.m.
March 3Mississippi State at LSUSEC Network1:00 p.m.
March 3Kentucky at FloridaCBS12:00 p.m.
March 3Alabama at Texas A&MESPN/22:00 p.m.
March 3South Carolina at AuburnSEC Network3:30 p.m.
March 3Arkansas at MissouriESPN/26:00 p.m.
March 3Georgia at TennesseeSEC Network6:00 p.m.
March 3Vanderbilt at Ole MissSEC Network8:30 p.m.
March 7-11SEC Tournament (Scottrade Center Arena, St. Louis, MO)