At least four UAB football games will be televised during the 2012 season, according to the preliminary television schedule announced Thursday by the Conference USA office.
The Blazers' home game against Marshall on Saturday, Nov. 10 was among those listed on the league's scheduled that was released. The contest with the Thundering Herd will be televised by CSS. The network has not announced a time yet for the game, though it is expected to be a mid-afternoon kickoff at Legion Field.
UAB will also have the following road games televised this fall: Saturday, Oct. 13 at Houston (Fox Sports Net, Time TBA); Saturday, Nov. 3 at Southern Miss (CSS, 6:30 p.m. CT); and Saturday, Nov. 24 at UCF (Fox Sports Net, Time TBA).
The 2012 football season marks the second year of an agreement between Conference USA and Fox Sports Media Group for national television rights to a variety of marquee Conference USA events, including a minimum of 20 regular-season football games. Through two dozen owned and affiliated networks, FOX Sports Networks (FSN) programming reaches more than 85 million homes across the country.
This season marks the eighth year of C-USA's partnership with CBS Sports Network that includes significant national and regional exposure for football, men's and women's basketball and other C-USA sports. CBS Sports Network (CBSSN) is the 24-hour cable destination of CBS Sports. Available to more than 99 million homes nationwide, CBS Sports Network covers more than 340 live games annually, showcasing 30 men's and women's sports, in addition to a variety of studio shows and original programming.
Additional games may be announced for TV at a later date.
Tickets may be purchased for the 2012 UAB football season by calling the UAB ticket office at 205-975-UAB1 or by visiting www.UABSports.com
2012 UAB Football Television Games
Saturday, Oct. 13 - UAB at Houston, Fox Sports Net, TBA
Saturday, Nov. 3 - UAB at Southern Miss, CSS, 7:30 p.m. ET/6:30 p.m. CT
Saturday, Nov. 10 - Marshall at UAB, CSS, TBA
Saturday, Nov. 24 - UAB at UCF, Fox Sports Net, TBA