Lady Bears to Appear on FOX Sports Networks in 2016-17

Posted at 9:38 PM, Sep 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-13 22:38:48-04

The six-time defending Big 12 champion Baylor women’s basketball team will have 13 games broadcast by FOX Sports networks during the 2016-17 regular season, the Big 12 Conference office announced Tuesday morning.

The Lady Bears open televised action on Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. (CT) against UCLA on Fox Sports Plus (FS+) and continue their schedule with a Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. broadcast against Abilene Christian on FOX College Sports (FCS). After facing Winthrop on FS+ on Dec. 15 at 12 p.m., Baylor’s Big 12 opener against Kansas State on Dec. 29 at 7 p.m. will air on FS+.

Baylor has five televised contests in January, beginning on Jan. 1 at 2 p.m. against Kansas on Fox Sports Southwest (FSSW). The schedule continues with the team’s 6 p.m. game on Jan. 4 at West Virginia on FS2, 7 p.m. contest on Jan. 11 against TCU on FSSW, 7 p.m. competition on Jan. 18 against Iowa State on FS+, and 1 p.m. game on Jan. 21 against West Virginia on FOX Sports Regional Networks (FSN).

On Feb. 6 at 7 p.m., Baylor’s intrastate clash against Texas will air nationally on FS1 followed by the program’s 5 p.m. contest on Feb. 18 against Oklahoma State on FS+ and 12 p.m. game on Feb. 25 against Texas Tech on FSSW.

The Lady Bears play their final game of the regular season at Oklahoma on Feb. 27 at 7 p.m., which will air nationally on FS1.

FOX Sports networks will also carry all nine Phillips 66 Big 12 Women’s Basketball Championship matchups for the fourth-straight year. First round contests will appear on FCS, while quarterfinal games will air on FSN. The semifinals and final will have a national audience for the fourth consecutive season on FS1.

Additional televised events for the Lady Bears will be announced at a later date. Times listed are Central and dates are subject to change. 

Baylor’s FOX Sports Networks TV Schedule:
Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. – Baylor vs. UCLA (FS+)
Dec. 1 at 7 p.m. – Baylor vs. Abilene Christian (FCS)
Dec. 15 at 12 p.m. – Baylor vs. Winthrop (FS+)
Dec. 29 at 7 p.m. – Baylor vs. Kansas State (FS+)
Jan. 1 at 2 p.m. – Baylor vs. Kansas (FSSW)
Jan. 4 at 6 p.m. – Baylor at West Virginia (FS2)
Jan. 11 at 7 p.m. – Baylor vs. TCU (FSSW)
Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. – Baylor vs. Iowa State (FS+)
Jan. 21 at 1 p.m. – Baylor vs. West Virginia (FSN)
Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. – Baylor vs. Texas (FS1)
Feb. 18 at 5 p.m. – Baylor vs. Oklahoma State (FS+)
Feb. 25 at 12 p.m. – Baylor vs. Texas Tech (FSSW)
Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. – Baylor at Oklahoma (FS1)
March 3 at 6 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. – Big 12 Championship First Round (FCS)
March 4 at 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 6 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. – Big 12 Championship Quarterfinals (FSN)
March 5 at 1:30 p.m. & 4 p.m. – Big 12 Championship Semifinals (FS1)
March 6 at 8 p.m. – Big 12 Championship Final (FS1)