Tigers and Texas Basketball Game Time Set

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Tigers and Texas Basketball Game Time Set

BATON ROUGE – ESPN announced the game times on Thursday for the 2020 Big 12/SEC Challenge. The Tigers men’s basketball team and the Texas Longhorns will meet in Austin at 1 p.m. CT in the second wave of the 10-games played that day between the two leagues.

The Big 12/SEC Challenge, which was extended earlier this year, will feature 10 games on Saturday, Jan. 25, across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU. All 10 of the Big 12’s teams and 10 of the SEC’s 14 member institutions will participate in this seventh year of the event.

Coverage details, including full television schedule and commentator information, will be announced in the coming weeks.

This will be LSU’s fourth time in the Big 12/SEC event and the third time in the four games it has played on the road. LSU is 1-2 in its three previous Big 12/SEC events, winning at No. 16 West Virginia in the 2014-15 season when the games were played in early December and falling at home, 77-75, to No. 1 Oklahoma in 2016 and 77-64 at Texas Tech in 2017. The Tigers were not part of the series in 2018 and 2019.

Here is the complete schedule of games for this year (All on Saturday, Jan. 25, times CT).

2020 Big 12/SEC Challenge

Time (CT)/Matchup/Network
11 a.m./Iowa State at Auburn/ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
11 a.m./Missouri at West Virginia/ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
1 p.m. /LSU at Texas/ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
1 p.m./Mississippi State at Oklahoma/ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
3 p.m./Tennessee at Kansas/ESPN or ESPN2
3 p.m./Oklahoma State at Texas A&M/ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
3 p.m./TCU at Arkansas/ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
5 p.m./Kentucky at Texas Tech/ESPN
5 p.m./Kansas State at Alabama/ESPN2
7 p.m./Baylor at Florida/ESPN