MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (October 11, 2018) – West Virginia University and the Big 12 Conference have announced the game times and television schedule for the 2018-19 men’s basketball season
The Mountaineers will have all 31 of their regular season games on television, including 26 regular season games on national television (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU, ESPNews, CBS Sports Network). AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh will televise six contests, including the charity exhibition against Penn State. The time for the WVU-Penn State game will be set after WVU’s football time at Texas is finalized.
Fans will get their first opportunity to see the Mountaineers in the Gold-Blue Debut, an intrasquad scrimmage that will be free of charge at the WVU Coliseum on Friday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m.
Day Date Opponent Location TV Time
Sat Nov. 3 Penn State (charity exhibition) Morgantown AT&T SportsNet Noon/2/4 p.m.
Fri Nov. 9 Buffalo Morgantown ESPNU 9 p.m.
Thurs Nov. 15 vs. Monmouth % Conway, S.C. ESPNU 7 p.m.
Fri Nov. 16 vs. Western Kentucky or Valparaiso % Conway, S.C. ESPNU 6:30/9 p.m.
Sun Nov. 18 Myrtle Beach Invitational % Conway, S.C. ESPN2/ESPNU TBD
Sat Nov. 24 Valparaiso ^ Morgantown AT&T SportsNet 2 p.m.
Wed Nov. 28 Rider Morgantown AT&T SportsNet 6:30 p.m.
Sat Dec. 1 Youngstown State Morgantown AT&T SportsNet 4 p.m.
Tues Dec. 4 vs. Florida & New York, N.Y. ESPN 9 p.m.
Sat Dec. 8 Pitt Morgantown ESPN2 Noon
Sun Dec. 16 vs. Rhode Island $ Uncasville, Conn. CBS Sports Network 1 p.m.
Sat Dec. 22 Jacksonville State Morgantown AT&T SportsNet Noon
Sun Dec. 30 Lehigh Morgantown AT&T SportsNet 2 p.m.
Wed Jan. 2 Texas Tech * Morgantown ESPN2/ESPNU 7 p.m.
Sat Jan. 5 at Texas * Austin, Texas ESPN2 9 p.m.
Wed Jan. 9 at Kansas State * Manhattan, Kan. ESPN2/ESPNU 7 p.m.
Sat Jan. 12 Oklahoma State * Morgantown ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU Noon
Tues Jan. 15 at TCU * Fort Worth, Texas ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU 7 p.m.
Sat Jan. 19 Kansas * Morgantown ESPN/ESPN2 2/4/6 p.m.
Mon Jan. 21 Baylor * Morgantown ESPN/ESPNU 9 p.m.
Sat Jan. 26 at Tennessee # Knoxville, Tenn. ESPN/ESPN2 4 p.m.
Wed Jan. 30 at Iowa State * Ames, Iowa ESPN2/ESPNU 7 p.m.
Sat Feb. 2 Oklahoma * Morgantown ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU Noon
Mon Feb. 4 at Texas Tech * Lubbock, Texas ESPN/ESPN2 9 p.m.
Sat Feb. 9 Texas * Morgantown ESPN2/ESPNU 8 p.m.
Sat Feb. 16 at Kansas * Lawrence, Kan. ESPN/ESPN2 4/6/8 p.m.
Mon Feb. 18 Kansas State * Morgantown ESPN/ESPNU 9 p.m.
Sat Feb. 23 at Baylor * Waco, Texas ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU 2 p.m.
Tues Feb. 26 TCU * Morgantown ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU 7 p.m.
Sat Mar. 2 at Oklahoma * Norman, Okla. ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU 2 p.m.
Wed Mar. 6 Iowa State * Morgantown ESPN2/ESPNU 7 p.m.
Sat Mar. 9 at Oklahoma State * Stillwater, Okla. ESPN/ESPN2/ 4 p.m.
Sat Mar. 13-16 Phillips 66 Big 12 Championship Kansas City, Mo. ESPN/ESPN2/ESPNU TBD
% Myrtle Beach Invitational, Conway, S.C. (West Virginia, Monmouth, Western Kentucky, Valparaiso, Wake Forest, Saint Joseph’s, UCF and Cal State Fullerton)
^ Non-bracketed game of Myrtle Beach Invitational
& Jimmy V Classic, Madison Square Garden
$ Basketball Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase presented by Citi, Mohegan Sun Arena
# SEC/Big 12 Challenge
* Big 12 Conference Game
– ALL DATES AND TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE FOR TELEVISION
– All Times Eastern
Cover Photo Credit: Shanna Rose, BGS
Press Release Credit: WVU Athletics Communications