Compass unveils 2012-2013 College basketball sked


The schedule features top ranked pre-season schools including #1 Indiana, #4 NC State, #7 Ohio State, #10 North Carolina, plus coverage from major conferences including ACC, Atlantic 10, Big Ten, Big 12, Conference USA and SEC.

Expanded and enhanced coverage features the country’s best and most compelling games as well as exclusive coverage of The Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament.

“Kudos to our team for selecting such incredible games,” said Peter Kosann, CEO of Compass Media Networks. “From the opening tip to the culmination of our coverage in March as the Big Ten Tournament returns to Chicago, this will be a great season.”

Date:               Matchup:

12-6-12          Vanderbilt vs. Xavier

12-14-12        UNC-vs. Charlotte Miami

1-5-13             Ohio State vs. Illinois

1-13                Maryland vs. Miami

1-15                Wisconsin vs. Indiana

1-21                Texas vs. Oklahoma

1-22                Michigan State vs. Wisconsin

1-26                UNC vs. NC State

2-16                Baylor vs. K-State

2-17                Ohio State vs. Wisconsin

2-19                Florida vs. Mizzou

2-23                NC State vs. UNC

2-26                Memphis vs. Xavier

3-5                  Ohio State vs. Indiana

3-9                  Duke vs.UNC


Compass has an exclusive, multi-year agreement with Learfield Sports, enabling it to pick from among the best games to broadcast (using Compass’ own production and broadcast crew); virtually all basketball games Compass is broadcasting feature top ranked teams and matchups.

Compass now broadcasts over 200 major play-by-play sporting events annually, including college basketball, college football, baseball game of the week, and NFL; Sports is America’s fastest growing format and thus these stations need great play-by-play programming, which PPM reveals drives ratings.

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