DAILY NEWS STAFF REPORT
October 4, 2012
HUNTINGTON – Marshall will play 10 televised games during the upcoming season as a complete slate of men’s basketball game times was released on Tuesday.
In addition to the three CBSSN, one FSN and one ESPN2 broadcast announced earlier, the Thundering Herd will play three Conference USA games on CSS. The selected games are Marshall at Southern Miss on Jan. 23 at 7 p.m., UCF at Marshall on Feb. 2 at 2 p.m. and Marshall at Houston on March 2 at 2 p.m.
The Herd’s game at Villanova on Nov. 11 at 1 p.m. will be shown on ESPN3, which can be accessed at ESPN3.com. The Capital Classic between Marshall and West Virginia in Charleston on Dec. 5 will be shown statewide on Capital Classic Network.
Every home game that is not televised will be at 7 p.m. with the exception on the Herd’s season opener on Nov. 9 against Longwood which begins at 7:30 p.m. All non-televised games can be viewed with a paid subscription to Herd All-Access.
All game times are subject to change as additional TV games could be announced at a later time.
The men’s basketball season officially gets underway with Thundering Herd Madness on Friday, Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. The Marshall ticket office will be selling season tickets starting at 4:30 p.m. A select-a-seat process will be used for any remaining unsold season tickets.
Last year’s season ticket holders can renew anytime up until the deadline which is 5 p.m. Wednesday. Tickets can be purchased by calling 800-THE-HERD or by going online to www.HerdZone.com.
Date Opponent Location Time TV
Oct. 29 Bluefield College (Exh.) Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Nov. 9 Longwood Huntington, W.Va. 7:30 p.m.
Nov. 11 at Villanova $ Philadelphia, Pa. 1 p.m. ESSN3
Nov. 16 vs. University of District of Columbia $ Hempstead, N.Y. 4:30 p.m.
Nov. 17 vs. South Dakota State $ Hempstead, N.Y. 2:30 p.m.
Nov. 18 at Hofstra $ Hempstead, N.Y. 3 p.m.
Nov. 24 Nevada Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Nov. 28 Morehead State Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Dec. 1 UNC Wilmington Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Dec. 5 vs. West Virginia # Charleston, W.Va. 7:30 p.m. CCN
Dec. 8 Coppin State Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Dec. 15 vs. Cincinnati # Charleston, W.Va. 2 p.m. CBSSN
Dec. 19 Savannah State Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Dec. 22 at Kentucky Lexington, Ky. 4 p.m. ESPN2
Jan. 2 Delaware State Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Jan. 5 at Ohio Athens, Ohio 2 p.m.
Jan. 9 Tulsa* Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Jan. 12 at UTEP* El Paso, Texas 9 p.m.
Jan. 19 East Carolina* Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Jan. 23 at Southern Miss* Hattiesburg, Miss. 7 p.m. CSS
Jan. 26 at Memphis* Memphis, Tenn. 2 p.m. FSN
Jan. 30 SMU* Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Feb. 2 UCF* Huntington, W.Va. 2 p.m. CSS
Feb. 6 at Tulane* New Orleans, La. 8 p.m.
Feb. 9 at UAB* Birmingham, Ala. 8 p.m.
Feb. 13 Rice* Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
Feb. 16 Memphis* Huntington, W.Va. 8 p.m. CBSSN
Feb. 20 at UCF* Orlando, Fla. 7 p.m.
Feb. 23 UAB* Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m.
March 2 at Houston* Houston, Texas 2 p.m. CSS
March 5 Southern Miss* Huntington, W.Va. 7 p.m. CBSSN
March 9 at East Carolina* Greenville, N.C. 5 p.m.
March 13-16 C-USA Championships Tulsa, Okla. TBA
All Times Eastern
* Conference USA game
$ 2K Sports Classic benefitting Wounded Warrior Project (Nov. 16-18 are hosted by Hofstra)
# at Charleston Civic Center