Oct. 6, 2012
The 2012-13 Conference USA Basketball Media Day is set for Tuesday, Oct. 9 in Irving, Texas. Head men's and women's basketball coaches from the 12 member schools will be on hand to preview the upcoming season with national and team media.
Fans will also get a chance to see their favorite coaches as the C-USA Digital Network will carry live streaming of the coaches' press conferences on Tuesday. All-Access subscribers can log on for a morning session that begins at 10:30 a.m. EDT/9:30 a.m. CDT and an afternoon session at 1:30 p.m. EDT/12:30 p.m. CDT.
A complete C-USA Digital Network schedule is as follows:
Morning Session (All Times Central and Approximate)
9:30 am - East Carolina Head Women's Basketball Coach Heather Macy
9:35 am - Marshall Coaches Tom Herrion & Matt Daniel
9:50 am - Memphis Coaches Josh Pastner & Melissa McFerrin
10:05 am - Southern Miss Coach Donnie Tyndall & Joye Lee-McNelis
10:20 am - UAB Coaches Jerod Haase & Audra Smith
10:35 am - UCF Coach Donnie Jones & Joi Williams
Afternoon Session (All Times Central and Approximate)
12:30 pm - Houston Coaches James Dickey & Todd Buchanan
12:45 pm - Rice Coaches Ben Braun & Greg Williams
1:00 pm - SMU Coaches Larry Brown & Rhonda Rompola
1:15 pm - Tulane Coaches Ed Conroy & Lisa Stockton
1:30 pm - Tulsa Coach Danny Manning & Matilda Mossman
1:45 pm - UTEP Head Coach Tim Floyd & Keitha Adams
Conference USA's social media platforms will provide live updates throughout the day. Quotes, notes and photos will be posted via Twitter (@ConferenceUSA1 or #cusabkb) and on the Conference USA Facebook page. Fans will be able to submit their own questions to coaches through social media.
The 2012 C-USA Basketball season kicks off on Nov. 12. Fans will also be able to catch plenty of men's and women's basketball preseason programming on the C-USA Digital Network as well as the weekly "C-USA Showcase" on Fox Sports Network.
Click here for more information on the C-USA Basketball Media Day.