Georgetown Basketball to Be Featured on ESPNU During Midnight Madness

Georgetown will be featured on ESPNU's Midnight Madness coverage.

Sept. 24, 2012

WASHINGTON - When ESPNU tips off its national college basketball coverage with more than four hours of Midnight Madness coverage on Friday, Oct. 12, one of the schools the network will visit will be Georgetown University, it was announced on Monday morning.

Coverage of Midnight Madness will begin on ESPNU starting at 5 p.m. ET The night starts with an in-depth look at what ESPN analyst Andy Katz has as his preseason Top 25 rankings. ESPN3 will continue complete live coverage of seven sites throughout the evening. The ESPNU studio will once again provide fans with a whip-around look at the highlighted teams coast-to-coast from 9 p.m. to midnight. The madness coverage will extend into its final hour on ESPNU's nightly entertainment show, UNITE, with their inaugural Midnight Madness Special.

This is the seventh-straight year ESPNU has featured Midnight Madness coverage and this is the fourth time Georgetown has been part of the televised coverage.

Analyst Tim Welsh, the former Providence College coach, will be on-site at Georgetown's Midnight Madness festivities. Other highlights include in-studio coverage and analysis provided by ESPNU host Dari Nowkhah and college basketball analysts Jay Bilas, Jalen Rose, Katz, as well as contributions from Dick Vitale.

Midnight Madness is a free event and open to all student with a valid Georgetown identification.

Georgetown opens the 2012-13 season on Friday, Nov. 9, playing Florida in the Navy-Marine Corps Classic on the USS Bataan in Jacksonville, Fla.

 

 

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December 10
W, 93-78
La Salle
Miami, Fla.
RECAP

ESPN2
106.7 FM
December 17
12:00 PM
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y.

ESPN
106.7 FM
December 22
6:30 PM
UNC Greensboro
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
December 28
8:30 PM
Marquette
Milwaukee, Wis.

FS1
99.1 FM
December 31
11:00 AM
Xavier
Verizon Center

FS1
99.1 FM
January 4
7:00 PM
Providence
Providence, R.I.

CBSsn
99.1 FM
January 7
12:00 PM
Butler
Verizon Center

FOX
99.1 FM
January 9
6:30 PM
St. Johns
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
January 14
12:00 PM
UConn
Verizon Center

FOX
99.1 FM
January 16
9:00 PM
Providence
Verizon Center

FS1
106.7 FM
January 22
2:00 PM
Xavier
Cincinnati, Ohio

CBS
106.7 FM
January 25
7:00 PM
Creighton
Verizon Center

FSN
106.7 FM
January 28
8:00 PM
Butler
Indianapolis, Ind.

CBSsn
106.7 FM
January 31
9:00 PM
DePaul
Rosemont, Ill.

FS1
106.7 FM
February 4
12:00 PM
Seton Hall
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February 7
7:00 PM
Villanova
Villanova, Pa.

FS1
106.7 FM
February 11
12:00 PM
Marquette
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FOX
106.7 FM
February 19
3:30 PM
Creighton
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FS1
106.7 FM
February 22
7:00 PM
DePaul
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CBSsn
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February 25
12:00 PM
St. Johns
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