Big Ten Announces Unprecedented Broadcast Opportunities for Women's Basketball

Sept. 17, 2009

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PARK RIDGE, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced today expanded broadcast opportunities for its 11 women’s basketball programs. Included in the broadcast schedule is a streaming initiative that will encompass approximately 100 Big Ten women’s basketball games.

Expanded streaming on, combined with the conference’s linear television package, will give Big Ten women’s basketball television or internet coverage for nearly 90 percent of its home games in 2009-10. In addition to its streaming package, the Big Ten Network will broadcast 55 games on its linear network, while six more will be shown on ESPN2 and another will be aired by CBS Sports. Games streamed on will be produced in HD-quality.

The full Big Ten women’s basketball broadcast schedule can be found by clicking the link at the top of this story.