SAN BRUNO, Calif. – Santa Clara men's basketball will have at least five games air nationally during the 2016-17 season with Thursday's West Coast Conference announcement of ESPN platform telecasts.
Santa Clara home games vs. Gonzaga (Jan. 19) and BYU (Jan. 26), and a road contest vs. the Zags (Feb. 4) will air on ESPNU. Tipoff time is 8 p.m. Pacific for those league games.
The Broncos already have two tilts – vs. Arizona (Nov. 24) and either Vanderbilt or Butler (Nov. 25) in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational – scheduled on FOX Sports 1 (FS1).
In addition, the 2017 WCC Tournament in Las Vegas will be featured on ESPN's popular Championship Week coverage, with five telecasts: two quarterfinal games (March 4, ESPN2), the semifinals (March 6, ESPN and ESPN2) and the championship game on March 7 (ESPN).
The WCC office will announce the remaining 15 conference game times in the next few weeks.
The Broncos, heading into their first season under head coach Herb Sendek, will play eight of their 13 nonconference games in Leavey Center, beginning the regular season on Nov. 11, against Northern Arizona during the opening day of the 50th Annual Cable Car Classic. UC Davis and Tennessee State round out the four-team field in the three-day event.
The Broncos will play one exhibition game, facing Life Pacific College on Nov. 5 in Leavey Center.
The season ticket renewal process is underway and concludes Friday, Sept. 16. Prospective season ticket holders may place a $50 deposit for priority access once the renewal window ends. Beginning Monday, Sept. 19, new season ticket holders may begin selecting their seat locations.
For questions, please contact the ticket office weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. at (408) 554-4660 or BroncoTickets@scu.edu.
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