AUSTIN (KXAN) — KBVO, Central Texas’ sports station, announced they will carry live Texas State men’s and women’s basketball along with Texas State baseball, produced by KXAN Sports, this spring. The first game will be on January 15th when the Texas State men’s basketball team takes on South Alabama at 7:30 p.m.
Texas State University On-Air Schedule
1/15 7:30p Men’s Basketball vs. South Alabama
1/24 2:00p Women’s Basketball vs. Appalachian State
1/24 4:30p Men’s Basketball vs. Appalachian State
1/31 2:00p Women’s Basketball vs. University of Louisiana at Lafayette
1/31 4:30p Men’s Basketball vs. University of Louisiana at Lafayette
2/12 7:30p Men’s Basketball vs. UT Arlington
2/26 7:30p Men’s Basketball vs. Troy
2/28 4:30p Men’s Basketball vs. Arkansas State
4/2 6:00p Men’s Baseball vs. Baylor
“We are very excited to continue our relationship with KXAN and expand our presence in the Austin Market,” said Larry Teis, Texas State Director of Athletics. “KBVO is a great platform to reach our current fan base, and gives us the opportunity to expose our brand to an entirely new base of potential Bobcat fans and students”.
The Texas State men’s basketball team, led by second-year head coach Danny Kaspar, is off to its best start since the 1997-98 season; starting the year 9-5. The Bobcats have beaten preseason Sun Belt Conference favorite Georgia State on the road in what was the first of two consecutive double overtimes, 77-74. The Bobcats are top-20 in the country defensively, allowing just 57.1 points per game.
The Texas State women’s basketball team is coming off of its first postseason appearance since 2008 with an invitation to the 2014 Women’s Basketball Invitational Tournament. Junior guards Erin Peoples and Ayriel Anderson were selected by the SBC coaches to the All-SBC Preseason First and Third Teams, respectively. Texas State has opened the 2014-15 conference season with a 3-2 record.
In addition to Texas State sports KBVO is home to San Antonio Spurs basketball and the only station to bring Central Texas live High School Football coverage.
KBVO can be found on the following local cable channels:
Dish Network 51
Northland Cable 101
Time Warner 7
Over the Air 14.1