The Notre Dame men's basketball team will open Big East with one of its 11 appearances on an ESPN network.
The Irish, who were a top 5 team last season and reached the second round the NCAA tournament, tip off conference play at home at 6 p.m. Dec. 27 on ESPN2, according to the national TV dates released by the Big East on Wednesday.
Notre Dame will appear on ESPN's Big Monday once this season, playing at Georgetown at 7 p.m. Feb. 27.
Here are Notre Dame's Big East games that will appear on an ESPN station this season.
- Dec. 27: Pittsburgh at Notre Dame, 7 p.m., ESPN2
- Jan. 7: Notre Dame at Louisville, 4 p.m., ESPNU
- Jan. 14: Connecticut at Notre Dame, 11 a.m., ESPN2
- Jan. 16: Notre Dame at Rutgers, 9 p.m., ESPNU
- Jan. 21: Syracuse at Notre Dame, 6 p.m., ESPN
- Feb. 8: Notre Dame at West Virginia, 9 p.m., ESPNU
- Feb. 15: Rutgers at Notre Dame, 7 p.m., ESPNU
- Feb. 18: Notre Dame at Villanova, 7 or 9 p.m., ESPNU
- Feb. 22: West Virginia at Notre Dame, 7 p.m., ESPN 2
- Feb. 25: Notre Dame at St. John's, noon, ESPN
- Feb. 27: Notre Dame at Georgetown, 7 p.m., ESPN