FMU basketball games to air on Time Warner Cable channel 11

FMU basketball games to air on Time Warner Cable channel 11

The Francis Marion University athletic department announced this week that 23 home basketball games from the 2012-13 season will be televised live on Channel 11 of Florence's Time Warner Cable system.

The slate includes 12 women's contests, beginning with the home opener against Claflin College on Nov. 14, and 11 men's games, beginning with the Patriots' season opener against Morris College on Nov. 19.

Pre-game activities will begin approximately 10 minutes prior to tip-off.

In addition to being carried on TV-11, the games will also be streamed on the internet at

Dr. Hubert Setzler serves as the voice of the Patriots, handling play-by-play duties.

Francis Marion University 2012-2013 Basketball Broadcast Schedule


Date                             Opponent                                                          W/M     Tip-Time
Nov. 14             Wed.    Claflin University                                               W         6:00
Nov. 17             Sat.      Newberry College                                              W         1:30
Nov. 19             Mon.     Morris College                                                   M         7:00     
Dec. 3               Mon.     Coker College                                                    W         6:00
Dec. 17             Mon.     USC Aiken *                                                     W/M     5:30/7:30
Jan. 2               Wed.    Augusta State University *                                W/M     5:30/7:30
Jan. 10              Thur.     Columbus State University *                           W/M     5:30/7:30
Jan. 12              Sat.      Georgia Southwestern State University *         W/M     1:30/3:30
Jan. 30              Wed.    Johnson & Wales University                             M          7:00
Feb. 2               Sat.      Flagler College *                                               W/M      1:30/3:30
Feb. 9               Sat.      Lander University * (Think Pink game)             W/M      1:30/3:30
Feb. 14             Thur.     North Georgia College & State University *      W/M      5:30/7:30
Feb. 16             Sat.      Young Harris College * (Homecoming)              W/M      1:30/3:30
Feb. 27             Wed.    UNC Pembroke * (Senior Night)                        W/M      5:30/7:30


* Peach Belt Conference game