2010-11 ACC Basketball Schedule Highlighted by a Record 182 National Television Appearances

Sept. 2, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C. – All-time highs in national television appearances and games televised, as well as a record-tying number of overall TV appearances, highlight the 2010-11 Atlantic Coast Conference basketball schedule released today by Commissioner John Swofford.

The league's 12 member schools are scheduled to make an ACC-record 182 national television appearances, breaking the previous record of 179 set a year ago. In addition, ACC teams will appear in 198 games, topping the 193-game mark first set in 2008-09 and matched last year. League schools will also make 300 overall TV appearances, tying the league record, originally set in 2008-09.

ACC Basketball Schedule by the Numbers

182 - ACC teams are scheduled to make an all-time high 182 appearances on national television networks, including 137 appearances on ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU, 36 on Fox Sports Net, seven on CBS and two on HDNet.

24 - ACC teams are scheduled to play a total of 24 games against 23 non-conference opponents that earned NCAA Tournament berths in 2009-10.

20 - Fox Sports Net and affiliates will televise 20 Sunday afternoon and evening games on a national basis, starting with College of Charleston at North Carolina (5:30) and Florida State hosting Florida (7:45) on November 28. Fourteen of the 20 FSN Sunday games are conference match-ups.

 

2010-11 Games & Appearances Breakdown

Title Games App.
Raycom 34 68
ESPNU 27 37
Fox Sports Net 20 34
ESPN2 27 30
ESPN/ESPN2 14 27
ESPN 14 21
RSN 10 20
CSN 7 8
Raycom/ESPN 4 8
Raycom/ESPN2 4 8
CBS 6 7
FSSO 5 5
FS-FL 4 4
ESPN2/ESPNU 3 3
FSSO/NESN 3 3
CSN/NESN 3 3
ESPN/ESPNU 2 2
Fox Sports Net/MASN 1 2
FSSO/FS-FL 2 2
HDNet 2 2
ESPN3 1 1
FS-FL/NESN 1 1
FS-FL/SUN 1 1
FSSO/SUN/NESN 1 1
MASN 1 1
Sun Sports 1 1

*Regional Sports Network is comprised of Comcast Sports Net, Fox Sports Net South, Fox Sports Net Florida and the New England Sports Network.