Scottie Bordelon is a reporter for WholeHogSports.com. A graduate of the University of Arkansas, Bordelon previously covered high school sports for the Times Record in Fort Smith and the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette in Springdale. He is a member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and Football Writers Association of America and voter for the Biletnikoff Award.
Television, start times announced for SEC basketball games
Arkansas Razorbacks cheerleaders cheer during a basketball game, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE — Network designations and start times for Arkansas’ 2019 SEC basketball games were announced on Wednesday.
At least 14 of the Razorbacks’ conference games will be broadcast on SEC Network while matchups at Tennessee, at Missouri and at Kentucky could potentially be picked up by ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU. Arkansas’ game at Georgia on Jan. 29 will air on ESPNU.
Arkansas will also play a pair of non-conference games on ESPN, according to ESPN’s media zone. The season opener against Texas at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, will start at 6 p.m. on Nov. 9, and the tip-off time for Indiana on Nov. 18 is set for 2:30 p.m.
The Razorbacks' game at Texas Tech on Jan. 26 will begin at 5 p.m. on ESPN or ESPN2.
Arkansas' 2019 SEC basketball schedule
Jan. 5 - at Texas A&M (5 p.m.) on SEC Network
Jan. 9 - Florida (7:30 p.m.) on SEC Network
Jan. 12 - LSU (5 p.m.) on SEC Network
Jan. 15 - at Tennessee (6 p.m.) on ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU or SEC Network
Jan. 19 - at Ole Miss (12 p.m.) on SEC Network
Jan. 23 - Missouri (8 p.m.) on SEC Network
Jan. 29 - Georgia (6 p.m.) on ESPNU
Feb. 2 - at LSU (5 p.m.) on SEC Network
Feb. 5 - Vanderbilt (8 p.m.) on SEC Network
Feb. 9 - at South Carolina (2:30 p.m.) on SEC Network
Feb. 12 - at Missouri (8 p.m.) on ESPN, ESPN2 or ESPNU
Feb. 16 - Mississippi State (7:30 p.m.) on SEC Network
Feb. 20 - at Auburn (7:30 p.m.) on SEC Network
Feb. 23 - Texas A&M (7:30 p.m.) on SEC Network
Feb. 26 - at Kentucky (8 p.m.) on ESPN, ESPN2 or SEC Network
March 2 - Ole Miss (12 p.m.) on SEC Network
March 6 - at Vanderbilt (7:30 p.m.) on SEC Network
March 9 - Alabama (5 p.m.) on SEC Network
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