Dec. 19, 2007
The MountainWest Sports Network - The Mtn. - will air a one-hour pre-game special on Wednesday, December 19 in recognition of the 200th meeting between the New Mexico Lobos and New Mexico State Aggies men's basketball teams from The Pit in Albuquerque. The live telecast will begin at 6:00pm Mountain Time, and tip-off is slated for 7:00pm.
"We at The Mtn. are honored to carry this historic 200th meeting between these two fine basketball programs," said Kim Carver, vice president and general manager of The Mtn. "Both schools enjoy a great basketball tradition, which makes this rivalry even more special, and we are excited to be able to expand on that with our enhanced pre-game coverage of the game."
The pre-game live package will feature the following highlights:
The Mtn. can be seen in New Mexico on COMCAST Channel 276 in Albuquerque, Las Vegas, Los Alamos, Raton, Santa Fe, and Taos; Channel 277 in Gallup, and Channel 181 in Grants, Silver City, and Socorro. Viewers in Roswell and Rio Rancho can see the game on Cable ONE Channel 329 in Roswell and Rio Rancho.
Fans unable to tune in for the live game telecast at 7:00pm Wednesday can see the game replayed that night at 11:00pm, and again on Thursday, December 20 at 6:00am and 2:00pm Mountain Time.
About The Mtn.
The MountainWest Sports Network - The Mtn. - premiered on September 1, 2006 as the first network dedicated to a college athletic conference - the Division I Mountain West Conference (MWC). The Mtn. annually covers more than 220 collegiate sporting events, including football, basketball, Olympic sports, and conference championship coverage. The Mtn. also provides news programming, coaches' shows, pre and post game analysis and feature programming about MWC athletics. The Mtn. is jointly owned by Comcast and CSTV Networks, Inc. For more information, visit www.themtn.tv.