The Liberty men's and women's basketball teams will receive a significant amount of air time on the ESPN family of networks during the 2018-19 season, beginning with tonight's ASUN Conference preseason shows on ESPN3.
The ASUN men's basketball season preview show will begin at 7 p.m. this evening on ESPN3, followed by the women's basketball preview show at 8 p.m.
Click here to watch ASUN men's basketball season preview show
Click here to watch ASUN women's basketball season preview show Liberty basketball will appear on the ESPN family of networks 10 times during non-conference play, including nine appearances on the new ESPN+.
The complete ASUN Conference men's and women's basketball television schedule, which will also include a significant number of ESPN+ broadcasts, will be announced at a later date.
2018-19 Liberty Men's Basketball Non-Conference TV Schedule Nov. 8 – Maine Fort Kent – Home – 7 p.m. – ESPN+ Nov. 13 – Trevecca Nazarene – Home – 8:30 p.m. – ESPN+ Nov. 16 – Kent State – Away – 7 p.m. Eastern – ESPN3 Nov. 19 – Vanderbilt – Away – 8 p.m. Eastern – ESPN SEC Network Nov. 23 – Alcorn State – Home – 2 p.m. – ESPN+ Nov. 25 – Savannah State – Home – 2 p.m. – ESPN+ Nov. 28 – Navy – Away – 7 p.m. – Patriot League Network Dec. 1 – Georgia State – Home – 6 p.m. – ESPN+ Dec. 3 – Georgetown – Away – 6:30 p.m. – Fox Sports 2 Dec. 11 – South Carolina State – Home – 7 p.m. – ESPN+ Dec. 29 – UCLA – Away – 6 p.m. Eastern – Pac-12 Network
2018-19 Liberty Women's Basketball Non-Conference TV Schedule Nov. 13 – Virginia Tech – Home – 6 p.m. – ESPN+ Nov. 17 – Saint Francis (Pa.) – Home – 2 p.m. – ESPN+ Nov. 29 – James Madison – Home – 7 p.m. – ESPN+
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