LEXINGTON, Ky (Press Release). - Details regarding tip-off time as well as a television network have been released for the Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team's 2016-17 season opener at Kentucky on Friday, November 11.
In the announcement, it was revealed that the `Jacks will take on the Wildcats in Rupp Arena (23,500) at 6:00 p.m. CT on the SEC Network. With that release, both of SFA's showdowns against SEC opponents in 2016-17 will be carried on the ESPN-owned SEC Network as well as the WatchESPN app.
With today's announcement, it pushes the number of games on SFA's 31-game 2016-17 slate that will be shown on the ESPN family of networks to 20. More tip-off times and television networks for the remaining 11 games on the `Jacks' regular season schedule will likely be unveiled in the coming weeks.