DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire men's basketball team will be featured in four America East television games this season, the conference announced recently.
The New England Sports Network (NESN) will broadcast the meeting between UNH and Vermont at Lundholm Gymnasium on Jan. 27 (7 p.m.). Comcast SportsNet will air a pair of Wildcat contests this season. CSN will carry UNH's Feb. 4 (7 p.m.) matchup with Boston University at Agganis Arena, as well as the Feb. 17 (7 p.m.) tilt against Maine at Lundholm. The Wildcats will be on Time Warner 3 when they play Albany at SEFCU Arena on Feb. 9 (7 p.m.).
As result of a partnership between America East amd Pack Network, each of the conference-produced games will also be streamed and available for free at AmericaEast.tv, the league's new home for live webcasts.
The Wildcats officially kick off the season Saturday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. when they play host to Suffolk at Lundholm. The ‘Cats will gear up for the season at the second-annual Basketball Season Tip-Off Event, which will be held at Lundholm on Saturday, Oct. 31 immediately following football game versus Northeastern (approximately 2:30 p.m.). Fans will get a chance to meet the men's and women's basketball teams, win great prizes and purchase season tickets at a discounted rate. For more information, call (603) 862-0806.