Mountain West Releases Television Schedule

Mountain West Releases Television Schedule

With two teams in the NCAA tournament last season, one reaching the Sweet Sixteen, and a potential Top Ten program for this season; the Mountain West Conference continues to get national recognition on all levels. This time it's on the national television scene. 

The Mountain West Conference has officially released it's tv schedule and the Wolf Pack will have all eighteen conference games televised on national stations. These stations include all ESPN stations as well as CBS Sports Network.

"We are extremely excited to see the Mountain West Conference schedule slate for our team. We have so much respect for this conference and know how tough it is to win a game. Our conference is gifted with some of the best venues in college basketball and every night will be a test.” -Eric Musselman

The Pack will begin conference play on January 2, 2019 at home against Utah State. This game is set to be televised on ESPNU. 

Nevada opens the season hosting BYU on Nov. 6 on CBS Sports Network.  In total the Wolf Pack will appear on the CBSSN 12 times during the season.   In addition to hosting BYU the Pack will entertain MW foes San Jose State, Colorado State, Boise State, New Mexico, Fresno State, UNLV and San Diego State at Lawlor Events Center while conference road games at Boise State, Colorado State, San Diego State and Utah State will all air on CBSSN.
The ESPN family of networks will carry 14 Nevada games this season.  The highlight game will be the Sweet 16 rematch at Loyola Chicago on Nov. 27 on ESPNews.  The Arizona State game from STAPLES Center, contest at intrastate rival UNLV and road game at Air Force can be seen on ESPN2.  ESPN2 or ESPNU will carry MW road games at Fresno State and Wyoming.  Five games will air on ESPNU which includes home games with Little Rock, Utah State and Air Force.  A neutral site contest with Grand Canyon in Phoenix and a road game at New Mexico will also be shown on ESPNU.
Three non-conference home games with Pacific, South Dakota State and Akron can be seen on ESPN3.  The Pack's home game with Cal Baptist is available on STADIUM.  The two games in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Holiday Invitational over Thanksgiving at the Orleans Arena versus Tulsa and either UMass or Southern Illinois will be shown on Fox Sports 1.

Season tickets are sold out but single game tickets will be on sale soon.