SiriusXM’s Extensive Coverage of the College Basketball Season Tips Off November 7
Subscribers get access to live broadcasts of dozens of games every week in their car and on the SXM App
NEW YORK – November 3, 2022 – SiriusXM will provide college basketball fans with extensive play-by-play coverage of the 2022-23 college basketball season, which begins Monday, November 7. From the season tipoff to the crowning of the men’s and women’s national champions, subscribers will get access to dozens of live college basketball broadcasts each week.
The opening night schedule on SiriusXM features 24 teams from the men’s Associated Press Top 25, including defending national champion and #5-ranked Kansas facing Omaha (8 pm ET) and top-ranked North Carolina, coming off their 12th National Championship appearance, hosting UNC Wilmington (9 pm ET).
The opening night schedule of women’s games on SiriusXM features South Carolina, the defending national champion and top-ranked team heading into the season, in action against East Tennessee State (8:30 pm ET) as well as seven additional teams from the women’s Top 25 including #2 Stanford, #8 Iowa State, #9 Notre Dame, #10 NC State, #13 Virginia Tech, #15 Oklahoma and #20 Oregon.
For a schedule of men’s games on SiriusXM, and their channel assignments, visit: www.siriusxm.com/sports/mens-college-basketball
For a schedule of women’s games on SiriusXM, and their channel assignments, visit: www.siriusxm.com/sports/womens-college-basketball
SiriusXM’s expansive play-by-play offering includes games from 21 tournaments in November beginning with the Legends Classic tipping off on November 16 through the November 27 finals of the ESPN Events Invitational, Phil Knight Invitational and Phil Knight Legacy tournaments.
SiriusXM also offers fans the most in-depth radio coverage of the college game with daily talk, up-to-the-moment news and expert analysis on six college sports-focused channels – ESPNU Radio on SiriusXM (channel 84), SiriusXM ACC Radio (channel 371), SiriusXM Big Ten Radio (channel 372), SiriusXM Pac-12 Radio (channel 373), SiriusXM SEC Radio (channel 374) and SiriusXM Big 12 Radio (channel 375).
SiriusXM’s college sports programming is available to subscribers nationwide in their car and on the SXM App. The SXM App is available to subscribers on mobile devices and a wide variety of connected platforms in the home including smart speakers, smart TVs and streaming media players. Streaming access is included with all of SiriusXM’s audio trials and most popular plans.
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Released November 3, 2022