WALNUT CREEK, Calif.--The UA's football game Nov. 3 against UCLA in Tucson will be shown live by ABC Sports, the Pac-10 announced today with its first round of preselections for television.
The game, on Arizona's Homecoming weekend, will kick off at 12:30 p.m. (MST/PDT). The telecast is the first part of a league package that also will feature Oregon State at USC later at 6 p.m. (MST) on either ABC or its cable affiliates ESPN or ESPN2. (Note: the time change in 2007 occurs the night after this game).
Additionally, the Wildcats' in-state rivalry game Dec. 1 in Tempe against Arizona State will be carried by ESPN or ESPN2 at 6 p.m. (MST), it was announced, plus the game time for the Thursday, Nov. 15, game on ESPN was announced as 7 p.m. MST.
|Antoine Cason vs. UCLA in 2006 (Adams)|
Other games may be selected early for broadcast on June 1, when Pac-10 partner Fox Sports Net makes its annual picks. Also, UA may work with its TV partners, HOST Communications and FSN Arizona, to determine some of their local broadcast plans this summer.
The Cats were on network or cable television broadcasts five times last year and a high of nine times in 1995, plus eight times in each of the 1994 and 1997-2000 seasons.
Pac-10/ABC 2007 Football Schedule (May 1)
ALL TIMES PACIFIC
Sept. 1 - Tennessee at California, 5 p.m., ABC
Sept. 8 ?C no ABC game
Sept. 15 - Ohio State at Washington, 12:30 p.m., ESPN
Sept. 22 - Washington State at USC, 5 p.m., ABC
Sept. 29 - 12- or six day selection, 12:30 p.m., ABC
Sept. 29 - USC at Washington, 5 p.m., ABC or ESPN or ESPN2
Oct. 6 - Notre Dame at UCLA, 5 p.m., ABC
Oct. 13 - 12- or six-day selection, 12:30 p.m., ABC
Oct. 20 - 12- or six-day selection, 12:30 p.m. ABC
Oct. 27 ?C no ABC game
Nov. 3 - UCLA at Arizona, 12:30 p.m (1:30 MST), ABC
Nov. 3 - Oregon State at USC, 5 p.m., ABC or ESPN or ESPN2
Nov. 10 - 12- or six-day selection, 12:30 p.m., ABC
Nov. 10 - USC at California, 5 p.m., ABC or ESPN or ESPN2
Thursday, Nov. 15 - Oregon at Arizona, 6 p.m. (7 p.m. MST), ESPN
Nov. 17 - 12- or six-day selection, 12:30 p.m., ABC
Thr., Nov. 22 - USC at Arizona State, 5 p.m., ESPN
Nov. 24 - 12- or six-day selection, 12:30 p.m., ABC
Nov. 24 - 12- or six-day selection, 12:30 p.m., ESPN or ESPN2
Dec. 1 - UCLA at USC, 1:30 p.m., ABC
Dec. 1 - Oregon State at Oregon, 1:30 p.m., ESPN2
Dec. 1 - Arizona at Arizona State, 5 p.m. (6 p.m. MST), ESPN or ESPN2
2007 Arizona Football Schedule
(game times Sept. 8, 15, 29 and Oct. 20 subject to change)
Date Opponent (TV if set) Site/Time
Sept. 1 Brigham Young (Versus) Provo, Utah ?C 3:30 p.m. MDT
Sept. 8 Northern Arizona Tucson ?C 7 p.m.
Sept. 15 New Mexico Tucson ?C 7 p.m.
Sept. 22 California Berkeley, Calif. - TBA
Sept. 29 Washington State Tucson ?C 7 p.m.
Oct. 6 Oregon State Corvallis, Ore. - TBA
Oct. 13 Southern California Los Angeles - TBA?
Oct. 20 Stanford# Tucson ?C 4 p.m.
Oct. 27 Washington Seattle ?C TBA
Nov. 3 UCLA^? (ABC) Tucson ?C 1:30 p.m. MST?
Nov. 15 Oregon (ESPN) Tucson ?C 7 p.m. MST
Dec. 1 Arizona State (ESPN or -2) Tempe, Ariz. ?C 6 p.m. MST
(# Family Weekend; ^ Homecoming)