KANSAS CITY, MO - MARCH 11: Head coach Tad Boyle of the Colorado Buffaloes speaks with Nate Tomlinson #1 during their game against the Kansas Jayhawks in the semifinals of the 2011 Phillips 66 Big 12 Men's Basketball Tournament at Sprint Center on March 11, 2011 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
After announcing the national tv schedule just under a month ago, the University of Colorado has now released the local schedule for Tad Boyle's 2011-12 Buffaloes men's basketball team. They eight times on ROOT SPORTS during the 2011-12 season, announced Thursday. The network's schedule also includes five Pac-12 matchups.
All eight telecasts are at the Coors Events Center where CU set four attendance records a year ago during its 24-win campaign, the most victories in school history. Eighteen of the 24 wins under head coach Tad Boyle occurred at home, including five sellouts. Entering the 2011-12 season, the Buffs have won 24-straight non-conference games.
ROOT SPORTS' live broadcast will begin Monday, Nov. 28 at 6:30 p.m. when the Buffaloes take on Georgia. A pair of non-conference games are also on the slate the following month when CU hosts Wyoming (Fri., Dec. 9, 7 p.m.) and New Orleans (Wed., Dec. 28, 7 p.m.).
CU begins their inaugural season in the Pac-12 with the conference opener against Utah (Saturday, Dec. 31 at 4 p.m.).
2011-12 CU MEN'S BASKETBALL TELECAST SCHEDULE
Date Opponent Time
Mon., Nov. 28 Georgia 6:30 p.m.*
Fri., Dec. 9 Wyoming 7:00 p.m.
Wed., Dec. 28 New Orleans 7:00 p.m.
Sat., Dec. 31 Utah 4:00 p.m.
Thu., Jan. 5 Washington 7:00 p.m.
Thu., Jan. 19 Arizona State 6:30 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 21 Arizona 4:00 p.m.
Sat., Feb. 4 Oregon 7:00 p.m.