UM Men's And Women's Hoops On Fox Sports Net Florida

Nov. 1, 2001

Coral Gables, FL – Fox Sports Net Florida will broadcast 10 University of Miami men’s basketball games and six women’s basketball contests during the 2001-02 season.

Fox Sports Net begins its UM coverage on December 27 with the men’s non-conference game against LSU at the Nokia Sugar Bowl Basketball Classic. In addition, the network will also carry 10 Hurricane BIG EAST Conference match-ups including home games against Pittsburgh (Jan. 15), Villanova (Jan. 24), Boston College (Jan. 29), Connecticut (Feb. 2), Notre Dame (Feb. 23) and Virginia Tech (Mar. 2), as well as road games against Connecticut (Jan. 5), Virginia Tech (Jan. 12), Villanova (Feb. 5) and Rutgers (Feb. 17).

Fox Sports Net will begin its women’s coverage on January 3 with a tape delay broadcast of the Hurricanes’ January 2 match-up with defending NCAA National Champion Notre Dame. Other games being broadcast on a tape delay basis include match-ups with Syracuse (Jan. 17), Rutgers (Jan. 28), Florida International (Feb. 18), Virginia Tech (Feb. 21) and Boston College (Feb. 28).

The UM women’s game at Rutgers on January 5 will be carried live as part of the BIG EAST Women’s Basketball Regional Television package.

FOX SPORTS NET SCHEDULEMen's TV ScheduleDec. 27	   10:30 pm	Miami vs. LSU (Nokia Sugar Bowl Basketball Classic)Jan. 5	    7:00 pm	Miami at ConnecticutJan. 12	    4:00 pm	Miami at Virginia TechJan. 15	    7:30 pm	Pittsburgh at MiamiJan. 24	    7:30 pm	Villanova at MiamiJan. 29	    7:30 pm	Boston College at MiamiFeb. 2	    7:30 pm	Connecticut at MiamiFeb. 5	    7:30 pm	Miami at VillanovaFeb. 17	    Noon	Miami at RutgersFeb. 23	    7:30 pm	Notre Dame at MiamiMar. 2	    2:00 pm	Virginia Tech at Miami

Women’s TV ScheduleJan. 3 7:00 pm Notre Dame at Miami (1/2 Tape Delay)Jan. 5 Noon Miami at Rutgers (Live)Jan. 17 7:00 pm Syracuse at Miami (1/16 Tape Delay)Jan. 28 7:00 pm Rutgers at Miami (1/26 Tape Delay)Feb. 18 7:00 pm FIU at Miami (2/16 Tape Delay)Feb. 21 5:30 pm Virginia Tech at Miami (2/20 Tape Delay)Feb. 28 7:00 pm Boston College at Miami (2/26 Tape Delay)

All times are EST.Dates and times are subject to change.