Television Networks Select Oct. 10 Telecasts
OSU at Texas Tech to remain at 6 p.m.
September 28, 1998
DALLAS, Texas - One televised game for Saturday, Oct. 10, has been designated by 12-day advance notice for Big 12 Conference football games. The other three televised contests will be done on a six-day advance.
The Big 12 Conference Game of the Week in over-the-air syndication for Oct. 10 is Oklahoma-Texas at Cotton Bowl Stadium in Dallas with an 11:30 a.m. (CDT) airtime.
ABC Sports will choose between two games later for its regional telecast. Either Nebraska at Texas A&M or Kansas State at Colorado will be aired at the customary, 2:30 p.m. (CDT) time.
FOX Sports Net and fX will broadcast two Big 12 games at 6 p.m. (CDT) on October 10. After ABC makes its choice six days before the games in question, FSN and fX will choose to televise either Nebraska-Texas A&M, Colorado-Kansas State or Oklahoma State at Texas Tech. Again, airtime for both the FOX Sports Net and fX national cablecasts will be 6 p.m. (CDT).
Oklahoma State at Texas Tech will be televised, regardless, by either fX or Fox Sports Net at 6 p.m. Kansas State at Colorado will be televised, regardless, by either ABC (2:30), fX or Fox Sports Net (6 p.m. CDT). Nebraska at Texas A&M will be televised, regardless, by either ABC (2:30), fx or Fox Sports Net (6 p.m. CDT).
Later telecasts for conference teams will be announced on six- or 12-day notice as the season continues.