ROOT SPORTS™ announced today that it will broadcast seven regular season DU hockey games, seven men’s basketball games and one women’s basketball game this coming season. This marks the 11th consecutive year, and 18th season overall, the network has been the official television partner of the Pioneers.
ROOT SPORTS’ DU hockey coverage begins Friday, Nov. 4 at 7:30 p.m. MT when the Pioneers host last year’s national champion, Minnesota-Duluth. The Pioneers’ television schedule also includes a game against in-state rival Colorado College on Friday, Feb. 3 at 7 p.m. MT. In total, six WCHA match-ups will air on the network.
2011-12 DU Hockey Broadcast Schedule
Fri., Nov. 4 - Minnesota-Duluth 7:30 pmFri., Nov. 18 - Nebraska-Omaha 7:30 pmFri., Nov. 25 - Princeton 7:30 pmFri., Jan. 13 - Bemidji State 7:30 pmFri., Feb. 3 - Colorado College 7:30 pmSat., Feb. 11 - Minnesota 7:00 pmSat., Feb. 25 - North Dakota 7:00 pm