BSU Basketball Television Schedule
A new season of Ball State basketball on WIPB Public Television begins with the airing of the men’s game against Miami of Ohio on Saturday, January 18 at 2:00 p.m. Commentators Vince Welch and Jerry Pierson will cover four regular season games of the men’s team, and one regular season game of the women’s team:
Miami at BSU, Saturday, Jan. 18 at 2:00 p.m.
BSU at Western Michigan, Sunday, Jan. 26 at 2:00 p.m.
BSU at Central Michigan, Wednesday, Feb. 19 at 7:00 p.m.
BSU at Eastern Michigan, Tuesday, Mar. 4 at 7:00 p.m.
(Women’s Basketball) Eastern Michigan at BSU, Saturday, Feb. 23 at 2:00 p.m.
WIPB’s coverage of sports at Ball State continues with two offerings from Ball State Sports Link:
Out of the Shadows
Ball State Sports Link, an immersive learning production, premieres a new, behind-the-scenes series titled OUT OF THE SHADOWS: MEN’S BASKETBALL. Ball State head coach James Whitford has granted Sports Link exclusive access to the team in 2013-14 including on the bus, in the locker room and team meetings. OUT OF THE SHADOWS will detail Whitford and the team’s challenge to return to the top of the Mid-American Conference. Tune in for the final two installments of this four-part series on Jan. 31 and Feb. 28 at 6:00 p.m.
DRIVEN the Emmy award-winning sports magazine show produced by the nation’s only fully immersive sports media production program, Ball State Sports Link, airs multiple times monthly on WIPB-TV, Comcast Indiana and Fox College Sports. For the 2013-14 season, DRIVEN is exclusively presented by Stoops Automotive. The monthly program is Ball State’s only sports magazine show covering all sports. The show prides itself on telling the best stories from Ball State athletics. The show was awarded the state’s best video magazine show by the Indiana Association of School Broadcasters in 2013, plus was awarded a student Emmy for best magazine show in 2013. (Airdates TBD).
WIPB will also present two bi-weekly coaches shows focusing on basketball:
The James Whitford Show
WIPB will feature basketball game highlights and coach commentary on the weekly half-hour program, THE JAMES WHITFORD SHOW. Host Joel Godett and Ball State University head basketball coach James Whitford discuss recent games and upcoming hardwood battles, using highlights from throughout the Mid-American Conference. THE JAMES WHITFORD SHOW will regularly be seen Tuesdays at 6:00 and 11:00 p.m. (Program note: Jan. 14 and Feb. 11 the show will be seen at at 5:30 p.m.)
Off the Court with Brady Sallee
For a behind-the-scenes look at Ball State University women’s basketball, join host Joel Godett and women’s basketball coach Brady Sallee to discuss the games of the week past and preview upcoming opponents. OFF THE COURT WITH BRADY SALLEE can be seen Thursdays at 6:00 and 11:00 p.m.
Television coverage of Ball State Basketball games is made possible with support from:
Central Indiana Orthopedics, P.C.; Family Vision Care; Consumer Security & Audio Systems, Inc.; DeFur Voran; MITS; Leland C. Wilhoite, D.D.S.; Rock Tenn; A Rental Service Company and Verallia North America.