Fox Sports Adds Quarterfinals to Big 12 Women's Basketball Coverage

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MARCH 03, 2002

March 3, 2002

NORMAN, Okla. - Coverage from Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City begins Wednesday, March 6 at noon CT with the first of four quarterfinal telecast followed at 2:30 pm, 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. The semifinals are telecast Thursday, March 7 at 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. and the championship game tips off Saturday, March 9 at 6 p.m.

Bill Land and Debbie Antonelli, the lead announcers on Fox Sports Net's 19-game regular season Big 12 television package, form the tournament's main broadcast team. Kevin Eschenfelder and Brenda VanLengan will call the action on the first two quarterfinal games. VanLengen will also serve as the courtside reporter for the semifinals and championship game.

The games will be televised nationwide on Fox Sports Net's group of regional network that reaches more than 78 million homes.

Big 12 Women's Basketball Tournament
March 5-7, 9, 2002
Kansas City, Mo./Municipal Auditorium

First Round, March 5
Game 1: No. 8 Oklahoma State vs. No. 9 Texas A&M, Noon
Game 2: No. 5 Texas vs. No. 12 Kansas, 2:30 p.m.
Game 3: No. 7 Texas Tech vs. No. 10 Missouri, 6 p.m.
Game 4: No. 6 Iowa State vs. No. 11 Nebraska, 8:30 p.m.

Second Round, March 6
Game 5: Game 1 Winner vs. No. 1 Oklahoma, Noon [FSN]
Game 6: Game 2 Winner vs. No. 4 Kansas State, 2:30 p.m. [FSN]
Game 7: Game 3 Winner vs. No. 2 Baylor, 6 p.m. [FSN]
Game 8: Game 4 Winner vs. No. 3 Colorado, 8:30 p.m. [FSN]

Semifinals, March 7
Game 9: Game 5 Winner vs. Game 6 Winner, 6 p.m. [FSN]
Game 10: Game 7 Winner vs. Game 8 Winner, 8:30 p.m. [FSN]

Championship, March 9
Game 11: Game 9 Winner vs. Game 10 Winner, 6 p.m. [FSN]

All times Central. FSN: Fox Sports Net. Check local listings for broadcasts in your area.



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