Four games to be aired on live TV

By Doug Fitzgerald published January 16, 2008

COLORADO SPRINGS -- The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs announced Wednesday that it would televise four of its basketball gave live, starting with Friday's women/men doubleheader against Nebraska-Kearney.

UCCS will also show both the women's and men's games against Metro State on Feb. 9.

The games will air on Comcast channel 20. The women's game will begin at 6 p.m. with the men's game to follow at approximately 8 p.m.

Tony Desiere will be the play-by-play voice of the Mountain Lions for Friday's men's game and both games on Feb. 9. Mike McNeely will provide the play-by-play for Friday's women's game. UCCS athletic director Stephen Kirkham, who won over 400 games as a basketball coach including 300 at the collegiate level, will provide color commentary.

In addition to being broadcast live, Friday's games will re-air as follows:

Monday, January 21
Women -- 6 p.m.
Men -- 8 p.m.

Tuesday, January 22
Women -- Noon
Men -- 2 p.m.

Wednesday, January 23
Women -- 8 a.m.
Men -- Noon

Thursday, January 24
Men -- 6 p.m.
Women -- 8 p.m.

Friday, January 25
Men -- Noon
Women -- 2 p.m.

Saturday, January 26
Women -- 8 a.m.
Men -- 10 a.m.
Women -- 6 p.m.
Men -- 8 p.m.

Sunday, January 27
Men -- 6 p.m.
Women -- 8 p.m.

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