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2019 Big Ten Fall Sports Television Schedule Announced

More than 100 games across four sports will be broadcast by Big Ten television partners this fall

 

ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference will be featured prominently on the airwaves during the 2019 fall season, with at least 104 games across four sports scheduled for broadcast by the conference’s television partners on the Big Ten Network, FS1 and the ESPN family of networks. Additional games could be selected for broadcast by Big Ten television partners at a later date.

The Big Ten volleyball television package features at least 48 matches this season — 38 on BTN (including seven doubleheader broadcasts), six on the ESPN family of networks (one on ESPN, two on ESPN2 and three on ESPNU) and four on FS1. BTN’s volleyball coverage will the most extensive in Network history and will include the debut of the B1G Volleyball Report on Sept. 18 following BTN’s broadcast of the rematch of the 2018 NCAA national championship contest between Nebraska and Stanford in Lincoln, Neb. The B1G Volleyball Report will air throughout October following doubleheader matches on Wednesday nights with highlights and analysis from across the Conference.

No fewer than 46 Big Ten soccer games will be televised this season (25 men and 21 women), with 39 on BTN (including nine doubleheader broadcasts), four on ESPNU and three on FS1. Part of BTN’s coverage will include the Big Ten Men’s and Women’s Soccer Tournaments, with the network carrying one quarterfinal from a campus site (Nov. 3 for the women, Nov. 10 for the men), as well as both tournaments’ semifinals and championship games (Nov. 8 and 10 for the women at Rutgers’ Yurcak Field; Nov. 15 and 17 for the men from Maryland’s Ludwig Field).

There will also be 10 Big Ten field hockey games slated for television in 2019, with all 10 contests broadcast on BTN. This package includes the Big Ten Tournament semifinals (Nov. 8) and championship game (Nov. 10), with all three games to be played at the Penn State Field Hockey Complex in University Park, Pa.

All 14 Big Ten schools will be featured during the conference’s fall sports television schedule. All BTN and FS1 broadcasts can be streamed through the FOX Sports app, while broadcasts on the ESPN family of networks can be seen on the ESPN app. Another 400 non-televised Big Ten fall sports contests are available on BTN+, with a current schedule listed at btnplus.com.

The 2019 Big Ten fall sports television schedules are listed below and also attached as PDF files:

 

2019 BIG TEN FALL SPORTS TELEVISION SCHEDULE

VOLLEYBALL

Date                                      Game                                                                    TV                                           Time (ET)

Sept. 1 (Sun.)                     Tennessee at Illinois                                        BTN                                        2 p.m.

Sept. 5 (Thurs.)                 Marquette at Wisconsin                                FS1                                         8 p.m.

Sept. 6 (Fri.)                       Baylor at Wisconsin                                         BTN                                        9 p.m.

Sept. 13 (Fri.)                     Stanford at Penn State                                   BTN                                        9 p.m.

Sept. 18 (Wed.)                Stanford at Nebraska                                     BTN                                        8 p.m.

Sept. 19 (Thurs.)               Washington at Wisconsin                             FS1                                         9 p.m.

Sept. 20 (Fri.)                     Pittsburgh at Penn State                               BTN                                        8 p.m.

Sept. 22 (Sun.)                  Notre Dame at Michigan                               ESPNU                                  3 p.m.

Sept. 25 (Wed.)                Ohio State at Maryland                                  BTN                                        7 p.m.

Sept. 25 (Wed.)                Michigan State at Penn State                      FS1                                         8 p.m.

Sept. 27 (Fri.)                     Nebraska at Illinois                                          BTN                                        8:30 p.m.

Sept. 28 (Sat.)                    Purdue at Minnesota                                     BTN                                        8 p.m.

Sept. 29 (Sun.)                  Ohio State at Michigan                                   BTN                                        2 p.m.

Oct. 2 (Wed.)                     Minnesota at Iowa                                          BTN                                        7 p.m.

Oct. 2 (Wed.)                     Penn State at Wisconsin                                BTN                                        9 p.m.

Oct. 4 (Fri.)                         Michigan at Maryland                                    BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 4 (Fri.)                         Northwestern at Purdue                               BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 5 (Sat.)                        Wisconsin at Nebraska                                  BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 6 (Sun.)                       Illinois at Purdue                                              ESPNU                                  3 p.m.

Oct. 9 (Wed.)                     Wisconsin at Northwestern                         BTN                                        7 p.m.

Oct. 9 (Wed.)                     Minnesota at Illinois                                        BTN                                        9 p.m.

Oct. 11 (Fri.)                       Michigan State at Nebraska                         BTN                                        9 p.m.

*Oct. 12 (Sat.)                   TBD at TBD                                                          BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 13 (Sun.)                    Michigan at Nebraska                                    ESPN2                                   2 p.m.

Oct. 13 (Sun.)                    Minnesota at Wisconsin                                BTN                                        4 p.m.

Oct. 16 (Wed.)                  Indiana at Maryland                                        BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 16 (Wed.)                  Iowa at Ohio State                                           BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 16 (Wed.)                  Purdue at Nebraska                                        ESPNU                                  9 p.m.

Oct. 18 (Fri.)                       Illinois at Wisconsin                                         BTN                                        9 p.m.

Oct. 20 (Sun.)                    Penn State at Michigan State                      ESPN                                     2 p.m.

Oct. 20 (Sun.)                    Indiana at Iowa                                                 BTN                                        4 p.m.

Oct. 23 (Wed.)                  Rutgers at Ohio State                                     BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 23 (Wed.)                  Illinois at Penn State                                       BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 25 (Fri.)                       Minnesota at Michigan                                  BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 25 (Fri.)                       Nebraska at Indiana                                        BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 26 (Sat.)                      Nebraska at Purdue                                        BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 27 (Sun.)                    Minnesota at Michigan State                      BTN                                        Noon

Oct. 30 (Wed.)                  Indiana at Purdue                                            BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 30 (Wed.)                  Maryland at Wisconsin                                  BTN                                        8 p.m.

Nov. 1 (Fri.)                        Michigan at Illinois                                           FS1                                         8:30 p.m.

Nov. 2 (Sat.)                       Penn State at Nebraska                                 BTN                                        8:30 p.m.

Nov. 3 (Sun.)                      Minnesota at Purdue                                     ESPN2                                   1 p.m.

Nov. 6 (Wed.)                    Northwestern at Nebraska                          BTN                                        9 p.m.

Nov. 14 (Thurs.)                Wisconsin at Minnesota                                BTN                                        9 p.m.

Nov. 22 (Fri.)                      Nebraska at Minnesota                                 BTN                                        9 p.m.

Nov. 24 (Sun.)                   Nebraska at Wisconsin                                   BTN                                        2:30 p.m.

Nov. 29 (Fri.)                      Wisconsin at Penn State                                BTN                                        6:30 p.m.

Nov. 30 (Sat.)                     Minnesota at Penn State                              BTN                                        8 p.m.

* – Wild card selection – matchup to be announced at later date

 

MEN’S SOCCER

Date                                      Game                                                                    TV                                           Time (ET)

Sept. 1 (Sat.)                      UCLA at Indiana                                                BTN                                        8 p.m.

Sept. 6 (Fri.)                       Washington at Michigan State                    BTN                                        7 p.m.

Sept. 13 (Fri.)                     Akron at Maryland                                           BTN                                        6:30 p.m.

Sept. 17 (Tues.)                Notre Dame at Indiana                                  BTN                                        7 p.m.

Sept. 20 (Fri.)                     Wisconsin at Indiana                                       BTN                                        5:30 p.m.

Sept. 24 (Tues.)                Notre Dame at Michigan State                   FS1                                         7 p.m.

Sept. 27 (Fri.)                     Michigan at Penn State                                 BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 1 (Tues.)                     Penn State at Michigan State                      BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 1 (Tues.)                     Indiana at Northwestern                              BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 6 (Sun.)                       Ohio State at Rutgers                                     BTN                                        11 a.m.

Oct. 6 (Sun.)                       Michigan State at Wisconsin                        BTN                                        1:30 p.m.

Oct. 9 (Wed.)                     Kentucky at Indiana                                         FS1                                         7 p.m.

Oct. 11 (Fri.)                       Maryland at Michigan State                         BTN                                        6:30 p.m.

Oct. 13 (Sun.)                    Michigan at Indiana                                        ESPNU                                  3 p.m.

Oct. 14 (Mon.)                  Georgetown at Maryland                             FS1                                         7 p.m.

Oct. 18 (Fri.)                       Indiana at Maryland                                        BTN                                        6:30 p.m.

Oct. 20 (Sun.)                    Rutgers at Northwestern                              BTN                                        2 p.m.

Oct. 29 (Tues.)                  Maryland at Penn State                                 BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 29 (Tues.)                  Michigan State at Michigan                          BTN                                        8 p.m.

Nov. 3 (Sun.)                      Michigan at Maryland                                    ESPNU                                  3 p.m.

*Nov. 3 (Sun.)                   TBD at TBD                                                          BTN                                        3 p.m.

**Nov. 10 (Sun.)              Big Ten Tournament Quarterfinal              BTN                                        TBD

***Nov. 15 (Fri.)               Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #1              BTN                                        TBD

***Nov. 15 (Fri.)               Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #2              BTN                                        TBD

***Nov. 17 (Sun.)            Big Ten Tournament Final                             BTN                                        TBD

* – Wild card selection – matchup to be announced at later date

** – at campus site to be determined

*** – at College Park, Md. (Ludwig Field)

 

 

WOMEN’S SOCCER

Date                                      Game                                                                    TV                                           Time (ET)

Sept. 12 (Thurs.)               NC State at Minnesota                                   BTN                                        8 p.m.

Sept. 19 (Thurs.)               Michigan at Penn State                                 BTN                                        6 p.m.

Sept. 19 (Thurs.)               Michigan State at Ohio State                       BTN                                        8 p.m.

Sept. 22 (Sun.)                  Wisconsin at Rutgers                                      BTN                                        Noon

Sept. 26 (Thurs.)               Northwestern at Nebraska                          BTN                                        7 p.m.

Sept. 26 (Thurs.)               Illinois at Iowa                                                   BTN                                        9 p.m.

Sept. 29 (Sun.)                  Penn State at Wisconsin                                ESPNU                                  1 p.m.

Oct. 3 (Thurs.)                   Rutgers at Penn State                                     BTN                                        7 p.m.

Oct. 3 (Thurs.)                   Michigan at Wisconsin                                   BTN                                        9 p.m.

Oct. 10 (Thurs.)                 Penn State at Indiana                                     BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 10 (Thurs.)                 Ohio State at Purdue                                      BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 17 (Thurs.)                 Nebraska at Minnesota                                 ESPNU                                  5 p.m.

Oct. 17 (Thurs.)                 Indiana at Maryland                                        BTN                                        6 p.m.

Oct. 17 (Thurs.)                 Purdue at Rutgers                                            BTN                                        8 p.m.

Oct. 24 (Thurs.)                 Minnesota at Northwestern                        BTN                                        7 p.m.

Oct. 24 (Thurs.)                 Wisconsin at Illinois                                         BTN                                        9 p.m.

*Oct. 27 (Sun.)                  TBD at TBD                                                          BTN                                        TBD

**Nov. 3 (Sun.)                 Big Ten Tournament Quarterfinal              BTN                                        1 p.m.

***Nov. 8 (Fri.)                 Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #1              BTN                                        TBD

***Nov. 8 (Fri.)                 Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #2              BTN                                        TBD

***Nov. 10 (Fri.)               Big Ten Tournament Final                             BTN                                        TBD

* – Wild card selection – matchup to be announced at later date

** – at campus site to be determined

*** – at Piscataway, N.J. (Yurcak Field)

FIELD HOCKEY

Date                                      Game                                                                    TV                                           Time (ET)

Sept. 29 (Sun.)                  Ohio State at Indiana                                      BTN                                        Noon

Oct. 3 (Thurs.)                   Maryland at Northwestern                          BTN                                        3:30 p.m.

Oct. 6 (Sun.)                       Michigan State at Michigan                          BTN                                        4 p.m.

Oct. 13 (Sun.)                    Iowa at Penn State                                          BTN                                        Noon

Oct. 13 (Sun.)                    Northwestern at Rutgers                              BTN                                        2 p.m.

Oct. 20 (Sun.)                    Maryland at Ohio State                                 BTN                                        Noon

Nov. 3 (Sun.)                      Iowa at Michigan                                              BTN                                        11 a.m.

*Nov. 8 (Fri.)                      Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #1              BTN                                        TBD

*Nov. 8 (Fri.)                      Big Ten Tournament Semifinal #2              BTN                                        TBD

*Nov. 10 (Sun.)                 Big Ten Tournament Final                             BTN                                        TBD

* – at University Park, Pa. (Penn State Field Hockey Complex)