Oct. 8, 2012
C-USA Basketball Tipoff
IRVING, Texas - The 2012-13 Conference USA Basketball Media Day is set for Tuesday, Oct. 9 in Irving, Texas. Head men's and women's basketball coaches from the 12 member schools including Marshall's Tom Herrion and Matt Daniel, will be on hand to preview the upcoming season with national and team media.
Fans will also get a chance to see their favorite coaches as the C-USA Digital Network will carry live streaming of the coaches' press conferences on Tuesday. All-Access subscribers can log on for a morning session that begins at 10:30 a.m. EDT/9:30 a.m. CDT and an afternoon session at 1:30 p.m. EDT/12:30 p.m. CDT.
A complete C-USA Digital Network schedule is as follows:
Morning Session (All Times Central and Approximate)
9:30 am - East Carolina Head Women's Basketball Coach Heather Macy
9:35 am - Marshall Coaches Tom Herrion & Matt Daniel
9:50 am - Memphis Coaches Josh Pastner & Melissa McFerrin
10:05 am - Southern Miss Coach Donnie Tyndall & Joye Lee-McNelis
10:20 am - UAB Coaches Jerod Haase & Audra Smith
10:35 am - UCF Coach Donnie Jones & Joi Williams
Afternoon Session (All Times Central and Approximate)
12:30 pm - Houston Coaches James Dickey & Todd Buchanan
12:45 pm - Rice Coaches Ben Braun & Greg Williams
1:00 pm - SMU Coaches Larry Brown & Rhonda Rompola
1:15 pm - Tulane Coaches Ed Conroy & Lisa Stockton
1:30 pm - Tulsa Coach Danny Manning & Matilda Mossman
1:45 pm - UTEP Head Coach Tim Floyd & Keitha Adams
Conference USA's social media platforms will provide live updates throughout the day. Quotes, notes and photos will be posted via Twitter (@ConferenceUSA1 or #cusabkb) and on the Conference USA Facebook page. Fans will be able to submit their own questions to coaches through social media. For exclusive coverage of Herrion and Daniel's interview sessions, follow @Herd_Zone.
The 2012 C-USA Basketball season kicks off on Nov. 12. Fans will also be able to catch plenty of men's and women's basketball preseason programming on the C-USA Digital Network as well as the weekly "C-USA Showcase" on Fox Sports Network.