Big Ten Network, CSS pick up basketball games
Sunday, November 6, 2011
Big Ten Network, CSS pick up basketball games

The Big Ten Network will broadcast Lipscomb's men's basketball game against Illinois on Nov. 17 and Comcast Sports Southeast (CSS) will carry the Bisons' game at Memphis on Dec. 19, the networks recently announced.

The Illinois game is the first game of the Cancun Challenge and will be played on Illinois' home court in Champaign, Ill.  The game is scheduled to tip at 8 p.m. central time.  Eric Collins will be calling the action with Shon Morris serving as the color analyst. 

In Nashville the Big Ten Network is available on Comcast's Sports Entertainment Tier on channels 706 (standard definition) and 1730 (high definition).

The Bisons return to the FedexForum in Memphis for the second season in a row on Dec. 19.  CSS will carry the game live at 6 p.m.  CSS is channel 28 on Comcast in Nashville.