BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Nineteen Patriot League basketball games will be televised on CBS Sports Network during the 2021-22 season, including both the men’s and women’s basketball championship games in March.
The 2021-22 Patriot League men’s and women’s basketball schedules are now available on the League’s official website – www.PatriotLeague.org.
The television schedule includes 16 men’s basketball and three women’s basketball games throughout the 2021-22 season. The first televised game is on Friday, Nov. 12 when Navy hosts Virginia Tech (8:30 p.m.) as part of the Veteran’s Classic. The Patriot League schedule on CBS Sports Network tips off on Monday, Jan 10 when American hosts Boston University (7 p.m.).
Following the Terriers and Eagles, four more Patriot League games will air on Monday night, including Loyola Maryland at Colgate (Jan. 24), Holy Cross at Boston University (Jan. 31), Lafayette at Navy (Feb. 7) and Bucknell at Lehigh (Feb. 14).
Coverage of the Army West Point vs. Navy rivalry will continue with the Black Knights’ at Midshipmen women’s and men’s games on Saturday, Jan. 22. The women’s and men’s games will meet for the second time of the season at West Point on Saturday, Feb. 12.
Three regular-season Patriot League games will air on CBS Sports Network on Sunday this season, all at 6 p.m. Colgate hosts Holy Cross on Jan. 16 at 6 p.m. Loyola Maryland heads to Bucknell for a Jan. 30 meeting, concluding with Colgate at American on Feb. 6.
The Patriot League Men’s Basketball Championship Game will be televised on CBS Sports Network for the 11th-consecutive season, when it airs on Wednesday, March 9. The Patriot League Women’s Basketball Championship Game will air for the 13th-straight season on Sunday, March 13. CBS Sports Network will also carry both men’s basketball championship semifinal matchups on Sunday, March 6.
There will be two men’s basketball flex games with the first on Saturday, Feb. 19. The second flex game will be on the final day of the Patriot League regular season on Saturday, Feb. 26. The selection of flex contests will be made no later than 10 days before the date of the competition.
The Patriot League enters into its 19th consecutive year in partnership with CBS Sports Network, which is widely available through all major cable, satellite and telco distributors as well as via OTT streaming service providers YouTube TV, fuboTV and Hulu. Additionally, a live CBS Sports Network stream is available through CBSSports.com and the CBS Sports App by authenticating with select providers. For more information, including a full programming schedule, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.
|DATE||GAME||TIME (all times ET)|
|Friday, Nov. 12||Virginia Tech at Navy (Men’s Basketball)||8:30 p.m.|
|Monday, Jan. 10||Boston University at American (Men’s Basketball)||7 p.m.|
|Sunday, Jan. 16||Holy Cross at Colgate (Men’s Basketball)||6 p.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 22||Army West Point at Navy (Women’s Basketball)||11 a.m.|
|Saturday, Jan. 22||Army West Point at Navy (Men’s Basketball)||1:30 p.m.|
|Monday, Jan. 24||Loyola Maryland at Colgate (Men’s Basketball)||7 p.m.|
|Sunday, Jan. 30||Loyola Maryland at Bucknell (Men’s Basketball)||6 p.m.|
|Monday, Jan. 31||Holy Cross at Boston University (Men’s Basketball)||7 p.m.|
|Sunday, Feb. 6||Colgate at American (Men’s Basketball)||6 p.m.|
|Monday, Feb. 7||Lafayette at Navy (Men’s Basketball)||TBD|
|Saturday, Feb. 12||Navy at Army West Point (Women’s Basketball)||TBD|
|Saturday, Feb. 12||Navy at Army West Point (Men’s Basketball)||TBD|
|Monday, Feb. 14||Bucknell at Lehigh (Men’s Basketball)||TBD|
|Saturday, Feb. 19||Flex Game (Men’s Basketball)||Noon|
|Saturday, Feb. 26||Flex Game (Men’s Basketball)||TBD|
|Sunday, March 6||Patriot League Men’s Basketball Semifinal||2 p.m.|
|Sunday, March 6||Patriot League Men’s Basketball Semifinal||4 p.m.|
|Wednesday, March 9||Patriot League Men’s Basketball Championship Game||TBD|
|Sunday, March 13||Patriot League Women’s Basketball Championship Game||Noon|
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The Patriot League is in its fourth decade of academic and athletic achievement, continually demonstrating that student-athletes can excel at both academics and athletics without sacrificing high standards. The Patriot League’s athletic success is achieved while its member institutions remain committed to its founding principle of admitting and graduating student-athletes that are academically representative of their class. Participation in athletics at Patriot League institutions is viewed as an important component of a well-rounded education.