Andres Acosta | El Paso Herald-Post
IRVING, Texas – Conference USA announced its initial schedule of televised and streamed games for the 2018-19 basketball season on Tuesday, and 11 total games will feature the UTEP Miners – eight from the men’s and three women’s contents.
All eight men’s games will be C-USA games as the Miners will open league action at UTSA on January 3 –streamed on ESPN+, with a 6 p.m. MT tipoff.
UTEP will host a trio of contests on ESPN+, the first against North Texas (Jan. 10), the second against Old Dominion (January 24) and third versus FIU (February 9). Tipoff for all three contests is set for 7 p.m. MT in the Don Haskins Center.
The other two ESPN+ games include UTEP at WKU (February 2) with a 5 p.m. MT tipoff and at Southern Miss (February 16) at 3 p.m. MT.
BeIN Sports will carry UTEP at Marshall (January 31) and at LA Tech (February 14). Both contests are set for 5:30 p.m. MT tipoffs.
Ten ‘Bonus Play’ games will also be televised or streamed on Stadium, Stadium on Facebook, beIN Sports, CBSSN and CBSSN on Facebook as those are set for February 23-March 9.
C-USA Championship first-round action will be streamed on ESPN+ on March 13. The quarterfinals March 14 will be on Stadium, while the semifinals and championship final will be televised on CBSSN.
ESPN+ will carry a trio of women’s contests. The first is at UTSA (January 5), while the Miners will host UTSA (February 23) and North Texas (March 7).
The women’s C-USA Championships will have all games in the first round, quarterfinals and semifinals streamed on either ESPN+ or Stadium, while the finals will be broadcast on CBSSN.
UTEP MBB Broadcast Schedule
Jan. 1 UTEP at UTSA [ESPN+] 6 p.m. MT
Jan. 10 North Texas at UTEP [ESPN+] 7 p.m. MT
Jan. 24 Old Dominion at UTEP [ESPN+] 7 p.m. MT
Jan. 31 UTEP at Marshall [beIN Sports] 5:30 p.m. MT
Feb. 2 UTEP at WKU [ESPN+] 5 p.m. MT
Feb. 9 FIU at UTEP [ESPN+] 7 p.m. MT
Feb. 14 UTEP at LA Tech [beIN Sports] 5:30 p.m. MT
Feb. 16 UTEP at Southern Miss [ESPN+] 3 p.m. MT
UTEP WBB Broadcast Schedule
Jan. 5 UTEP at UTSA [ESPN+] 1 p.m. MT
Feb. 23 UTSA at UTEP [ESPN+] 1 p.m. MT
March 7 North Texas at UTEP [ESPN+] 7 p.m. MT