Big XII releases basketball schedule

It turns out that winning 31 games will get you some national attention. 2009-2010 will feature the most nationally televised games in Mizzou history. Go inside to take a look at how the conference shedule will play out for your reigning Big XII Champions.

Missouri fans across the nation will have more chances this year to watch the Tiger basketball team play than ever before. Because of the success of Mike Anderson's team, the basketball team will have 9 nationally televised games in 2009-2010, including a showdown in Kansas that will be on "Big Monday."

This year's Big XII opener will be played at Mizzou Arena on January 9th against an improving Kansas State team. Other notable games include a match-up against the Oklahoma Sooners on January 16th in Norman and a home game against Texas on February 17th. Both games will be aired on the ESPN family of networks.

The final regular season game this year will be played at Mizzou Arena on March 6th against the Kansas Jayhawks. The game will be aired on CBS.

Day Date Opponent Location Time TV

Saturday January 9 Kansas State Columbia, Mo. 1 p.m. ESPN2

Wednesday January 13 at Texas Tech Lubbock, Texas 8 p.m. ESPNU

Saturday January 16 at Oklahoma Norman, Okla. 12/1 p.m. ESPN/2

Wednesday January 20 BYE

Saturday January 23 Nebraska Columbia, Mo. 5 p.m. Big 12

Monday January 25 at Kansas Lawrence, Kan. 8 p.m. ESPN

Saturday January 30 Oklahoma State Columbia, Mo. 1 p.m. ESPN2

Wednesday February 3 Texas A&M Columbia, Mo. 8 p.m. ESPNU

Saturday February 6 at Colorado Boulder, Colo. 3 p.m. Big 12

Wednesday February 10 Iowa State Columbia, Mo. TBA TBA

Saturday February 13 at Baylor Waco, Texas 12:30 p.m. Big 12

Wednesday February 17 Texas Columbia, Mo. 8 p.m. ESPN2

Saturday February 20 at Nebraska Lincoln, Neb. 5 p.m. Big 12

Wednesday February 24 Colorado Columbia, Mo. TBA TBA

Saturday February 27 at Kansas State Manhattan, Kan. 7 p.m. ESPNU

Tuesday March 2 at Iowa State Ames, Iowa TBA TBA

Saturday March 6 Kansas Columbia, Mo. 1 p.m. CBS


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