Broadcaster Magazine

CIS Men’s and Women’s Basketball Returns to Score Television

The Score today announces that live CIS Men’s and Women’s Basketball broadcasts will be returning to the network. The men’s semifinal, men’s final and women’s final basketball match-ups will air live on The Score beginning Saturday, March 9th.

“The Score is proud to be partnering with Canadian Interuniversity Sport once again,” says Greg Sansone, Vice President, The Score Television Network. “We’re excited to be bringing the CIS basketball championships back to our network and look forward to watching all of the thrilling action unfold beginning March 9th.”

The Score’s CIS basketball schedule includes:

CIS Men’s Basketball Championship @ Scotiabank Place in Ottawa

Saturday, March 9th

5:30 pm Men’s Basketball Semifinal Doubleheader

Sunday, March 10th

3:30 pm Men’s Basketball Final

CIS Women’s Basketball Championship @ University of Regina

Sunday, March 17th

7:00 pm Women’s Basketball Final (5:00 pm Local Time)

“We are thrilled to partner with The Score to showcase our basketball championships to a national television audience,” said CIS president Leo MacPherson. “Every year, our Final 8 basketball tournaments produce some of the most memorable moments of the CIS winter championship season and this year should be no exception. These national broadcasts will provide our exceptional student-athletes the exposure they deserve.”