NORMAN – Sooner fans will have an early look at the University of Oklahoma men's basketball team as exhibition games from OU's foreign tour will be streamed online, the team announced Thursday. All four contests in New Zealand and Australia will be streamed live for free along with being archived for later viewing.
Oklahoma's matchups against New Zealand Select (Aug. 5), Sutherland Sharks (Aug. 9) and Cairns Taipans (Aug. 13) will offer a one-camera stream via Facebook Live on Facebook.com/OUMensBasketball. The Sooners' contest against the Sydney Sharks (Aug. 10) will have a full, commentated broadcast through a live YouTube feed produced by the Australian Sports Network.
Games on the foreign tour will be played using FIBA rules with four, 10-minute periods and a 24-second shot clock.
Links to all four games and updates throughout the trip will be available on SoonerSports.com.
|2017 Oklahoma Men's Basketball Foreign Tour|
|Date||Opponent||Time (CT)||Live Stream|
|Aug. 5||New Zealand Select||10 p.m.||Facebook Live|
|Aug. 9||Sutherland Sharks||4:30 a.m.||Facebook Live|
|Aug. 10||Sydney Kings||4:30 a.m.||YouTube|
|Aug. 13||Cairns Taipans||1 a.m.||Facebook Live|