SIRIUS , the leading provider of sports radio programming, with play-by-play of more than 350 pro and college teams, will tip off its college hoops coverage Monday, November 14 with live coverage of Sam Houston St. @ Missouri (8:00 pm ET on channel 131).
Throughout the 2005-06 season, SIRIUS will broadcast games from more than 120 college basketball teams from 18 conferences, including the Pac 10, SEC, Big Ten, Big 12, Big East, Atlantic 10, Big West, Metro Atlantic, Mid-American, Missouri Valley, Western Athletic, Ohio Valley, Southern, Sun Belt, West Coast, Colonial Athletic Association, Horizon League and Ivy League.
SIRIUSâ€™ coverage includes live play-by-play from several teams in the current Associated Press Top 25 Poll including #2 Texas, #6 Oklahoma, #7 Louisville, #9 Kentucky, #14 West Virginia, #15 Alabama, #16 Syracuse, #19 UCLA, #21 George Washington, #22 Nevada and #25 Iowa State.
For the second straight year SIRIUS will broadcast every game of the NCAAÂ® Division I Menâ€™s Basketball Championship - from the opening round on March 14 to the national championship on April 3 - providing uninterrupted play-by-play action of all 64 tournament games.
College basketball fans can also hear all the latest news and analysis on Rivals Radio weekdays from 7 - 10 am ET on channel 123. Hosts Bill King and Bobby Burton provide recaps, previews and interviews with top coaches.
For a list of SIRIUSâ€™ partner schools and a schedule of upcoming college games on SIRIUS visit www.sirius.com/collegesports.