FSN Southwest Previews OU Wednesday

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
NOVEMBER 13, 2006

NORMAN, Okla. - FSN Southwest will telecast a 30-minute special previewing the 2006-07 Oklahoma men’s basketball season on Wednesday, Nov. 15, at noon p.m. CT (replayed  Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2 p.m. CT). The program is part of the network’s "College Hoops Preview" series that will break down every Big 12 Conference school (see telecast schedule below).

FSN Southwest’s Emily Jones hosts the show from the Oklahoma campus. It will include an interview with first-year coach Jeff Capel offering his assessment on the upcoming season, a recap of last year’s campaign, and a feature on senior guard Michael Neal. FSN Southwest college basketball analyst and former Baylor coach Jim Haller also offers his outlook on the Sooners’ season.

The 2006-07 Oklahoma Hoops Preview Show is telecast throughout FSN Southwest’s regional territory, reaching more than nine million cable and satellite TV homes in Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana and parts of New Mexico. Satellite TV customers nationwide can watch the program on DirecTV Ch. 643 and Dish Network Ch. 416.

The show also will air several times nationally on Fox College Sports (FCS) three regionally-aligned channels (FCS Atlantic, FSC Central, FCS Pacific) programmed from the 21 FSN and FSN-affiliated regional sports networks and available to digital cable TV subscribers nationwide. Check local listings.

FSN Southwest Big 12 Conference College Hoops Preview Shows
(All times listed are Central)

Baylor: Thursday, Nov. 16, 1:00 p.m.; Thursday, Nov. 23, 2:30 p.m.  Player profiled: Aaron Bruce.
Oklahoma: Wednesday, Nov. 15, noon; Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2 p.m. Player profiled: Michael Neal.
Oklahoma State: Wednesday, Nov. 15, 12:30 p.m.; Thursday, Nov. 23, 1:30 p.m. Player profiled: Mario Boggan.
Texas: Thursday, Nov. 16, 1:30 p.m.; Tuesday, Nov. 21, 9 p.m. (except Dallas-Ft. Worth market). Player profiled: Kevin Durant.
Texas A&M: Thursday, Nov. 16, 2:30 p.m.; Tuesday, Nov. 21, 1:30 p.m. Player profiled: Acie Law.
Texas Tech: Thursday, Nov. 16, 2 p.m.; Thursday, Nov. 23, 1 p.m. Player profiled: Jarrius Jackson.

NOTE: Big 12 North Division previews will be telecast in December.



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